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May 24, 2018

Affirming Students’ Identities: Supporting LGBTQ+ Students and their Peer and Adult Allies

The LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, and more) Inclusive Schools initiative was one of ten initiatives selected for EdVestors’ 2018 School Solutions Seed Fund cohort.  Five Boston high schools, in partnership with the Boston Public Schools (BPS) Office of Safe & Welcoming Schools, reached out...

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May 10, 2018

Viewpoint: Bring business to the table on ed reform

The May 10, 2018 Boston Business Journal opinion piece by EdVestors President and CEO Laura Perille and EdVestors Board Chairman Wendell Knox,"Viewpoint: Bring business to the table on ed reform", discusses the 25 years of work since the Massachusetts Education Reform Act of 1993 and the room for more drive centered around business...

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April 18, 2018

JP’s JFK STEM Innovation School’s Pilot Program Honored at Urban Education Showcase

The April 18, 2018 Jamaica Plain News article, "JP's JFK STEM Innovation School's Pilot Program Honored by Non-Profit EdVestors", shares about the John F. Kennedy STEM Innovation School's pilot program presented at EdVestors' 16th annual Showcase. From the article: The John F. Kennedy STEM Innovation School shared results of its...

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April 12, 2018

Success of language program nets Mattapan elementary school $30,000

The April 11, 2018 Boston Herald article, “Success of language program nets Mattapan elementary school $30,000", highlights EdVestors' 16th annual Showcase and the winner of this year's Philip H. Gordon Legacy Award, the Mattapan Early Elementary school. From the article: The Mattapan Early Elementary School — with a...

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April 12, 2018

Training for your Datathon: Experts Share Best Practices to improve Data Culture

BY DEREK LIN EdVestors recently hosted the Youth Arts Impact Network for a Datathon. The Youth Arts Impact Network is a peer learning network composed of over seventy-five arts organizations that convene regularly to share best practices in data evaluation, organizational development, and communication efforts. At the Datathon, a...

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