EdVestors Blog Posts

June 7, 2021

Family Engagement: Parents in the Classroom, Teachers in the Home

Photo Courtesy of St. Stephen's Youth Programs By Karen Levin The Family Engagement panel at EdVestors' 18th Annual Showcase featured a variety of speakers who highlighted the importance of the continuing partnership between parents, schools, and communities. Speakers included Estephany Almanzar, a parent organizer at St.

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June 2, 2021

Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector: Worksite Experiences: Urbano Project

This blog is part of a series on Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector drawing from experiences managing the Bloomberg Arts Internship program in Boston through sharing the learnings and key takeaways for effective creative youth development and employment models.   A central factor in the success

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May 24, 2021

Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector: Worksite Experiences: Community Music Center of Boston

This blog is part of a series on Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector drawing from experiences managing the Bloomberg Arts Internship program in Boston through sharing the learnings and key takeaways for effective creative youth development and employment models.         A

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May 21, 2021

Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector: Developing Wrap-around Supports and Authentic Relationships

This blog is part of a series on Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector drawing from experiences managing the Bloomberg Arts Internship program in Boston through sharing the learnings and key takeaways for effective creative youth development and employment models. Designing virtual internships with adequate

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May 19, 2021

Building Racial Equity into Grantmaking

By Derek Lin Equity is at the core of our work at EdVestors and essential to our mission to: Advance equitable, meaningful education that prepares every Boston student to activate their power and shape their future.  Over the last year, EdVestors’ staff and board engaged in a remote Strategic Planning process to build a

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