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May 10, 2021

New Study Underscores Impacts of Arts Education on Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                   New Study Finds Boston Public School Students Improved on Several Key Measures with the Expansion of Arts Education Extensive research highlights the impacts of arts education on students, parents and schools – pointing to...

March 8, 2021

Math learning taking a hit during COVID

The February 26, 2021 CommonWealth Magazine op-ed by President and CEO Marinell Rousmaniere, “Math learning taking a hit during COVID”, describes the refocusing needed on math education and measures that must be taken to mitigate learning loss. From the article: Math education has too long played second – or third – fiddle...

October 29, 2020

EdVestors Awards 15th Annual $100,000 School on the Move Prize to the F. Lyman Winship Elementary School in Brighton

The Winship is being recognized for rapid improvement in providing a quality education through STEAM-based experiences to meet the needs of a diverse student population reflecting 35 different countries Charles Sumner Elementary School in Roslindale and the Edward M. Kennedy Academy for Health Careers in Fenway, each received a...

May 20, 2020

Boston Public Schools, EdVestors and Open Door Arts Come Together to Secure and Distribute Art Supplies for Boston Students in Need

4,400 Crayola art kits will be distributed to enable creative expression critical to social emotional health during COVID-19 related school closures BOSTON – May 20, 2020 – In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Open Door Arts, an affiliate of Seven Hills Foundation, and EdVestors have collaborated with the Boston Public...

March 13, 2020

Update on EdVestors Showcase

Dear EdVestors Community, Alongside all of you, we have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it rapidly evolves. With the health and safety of our partners, friends, and supporters as our top priority, we have decided to cancel this year’s Education Showcase scheduled for April 7th at District...