News Items

July 21, 2016

EdVestors Featured on Clowes Fund’s Grantee Spotlight

The Clowes Fund, EdVestors' longtime supporter, has featured our education work on their Grantee Spotlight. From The Clowes Fund: TEAMING UP TO EDUCATE: NO SIMPLE TASK. Education is a simple word that represents a complex system with many actors—students, teachers, parents, administrators, policymakers—who must work...

July 5, 2016

School Voices: Thought Partnership Works at the McKay K-8 School

The McKay K-8 School joined EdVestors' Zeroing in on Math Intervention Cohort in June 2015 with a focus on math interventions for their most struggling students in grades 6-8. Students worked with a Math Interventionist on Do the Math Now!, an intervention curriculum designed to rebuild numerical foundations and prepare...

June 22, 2016

EdVestors’ New Office Space Unveiled

Thank you to everyone who joined us in June to celebrate our new office space and the unveiling of the new Gordon Collaborative Space, dedicated in honor of our late co-founder, Philip H. Gordon. In May, EdVestors moved to the fourth floor of the same building (140 Clarendon Street) to accommodate our growing team and...

June 13, 2016

Commonwealth features EdVestors and jetBlue on expanding CTE pathways

Commonwealth Magazine featured an article written by EdVestors' President & CEO, Laura Perille and President of the jetBlue Foundation, Joanna Geraghty. The article highlights the value of expanding Career and Technical Education pathways as a strategy for school improvement and the good work already happening in Boston. From...

May 25, 2016

EdVestors CEO Honored with Arts Leadership Award

Laura Perille, President and CEO of EdVestors, will be honored by Americans for the Arts with the 2016 Arts Education Award. Presented each year since 2007, the Arts Education Award honors the best in arts education program design, execution, and organizational leadership. Americans for the Arts is the nation’s leading...