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November 4, 2019

Lessons in Deeper Learning from the McKay K-8 School

By Emily Barr At the 2019 School on the Move Prize Ceremony, EdVestors and the Rennie Center for Education Policy & Research released new research on the 2018 School on the Move Prize winner, the Donald McKay K-8 School. The case study, detailing the improvement story of the McKay, focuses on the importance of creating deep,

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August 22, 2019

Arts and Career & Technical Education Align Through Bloomberg Arts Internships

By Meaghan Harrigan As the summer speeds by, I am inspired by how much the Bloomberg Arts Internship cohort of interns have accomplished in a matter of weeks. The Bloomberg Arts Internship program, managed by EdVestors, provides twenty-five Boston Public School students with full-time, paid summer employment in arts and cultural

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June 24, 2019

MassINC Gateways Podcast: Bringing accountability to school improvement

By Marinell Rousmaniere   I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Ben Forman, Director of the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute and host of the Gateways Podcast at MassINC. Sparked by their work in local accountability, we spoke in-depth about the examples of Boston Public Schools’ School Quality Framework

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June 24, 2019

Incorporating Equity into EdVestors Work

By Ruth Mercado-Zizzo Equity is one of the driving forces behind EdVestors’ work to improve educational outcomes for all students. We believe that every child has the right to a high-quality public education, and every school must serve all children well. Equitable educational opportunities provide the foundation for

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May 20, 2019

EdVestors Rousmaniere on local accountability lessons from Boston

The May 14, 2019 MassINC Gateways Podcast episode, "EdVestors Rousmaniere on local accountability lessons from Boston", features new President and CEO Marinell Rousmaniere discussing school improvement and local accountability with host Ben Forman. Listen to the full episode here or using the player below.

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