March 19, 2018

TEACHER VOICE: Preparing kids for high school math isn’t enough — they need to hang on to their new skills until fall

The Hechinger Report published a Teacher Voice opinion piece by eighth-grade math teacher Josh Gresham, “Preparing kids for high school math isn’t enough — they need to hang on to their new skills until fall", as part of their special reports on High School Reform, which discusses the positive outcomes of a summer math...

February 2, 2018

Little-tapped Boston contract provision tied to big school improvement

The February 2, 2018 Commonwealth Magazine opinion piece by EdVestors President and CEO Laura Perille, “Little-tapped Boston contract provision tied to big school improvement", highlights the district-union partnership used by the 2017 School on the Move Prize Winner, the Mildred Avenue K-8 School. From the article: Just five...

February 1, 2018

2018-2019 BPS Arts Expansion Grant Application Released

The BPS Arts Expansion grant applications for the 2018-2019 school year are now available here. There will be an Information Session for all interested applicants on Thursday, February 8th, from 4-6pm at the Kuumba Library, located in Back Bay at 140 Clarendon St., Boston, 02116. If you plan to attend this Information...

December 14, 2017

Make Your Contribution Count

In the spirit of the season, I want to express my deep gratitude for your support of EdVestors and your continued commitment to driving change in urban schools. EdVestors’ work is all about collaborating: working together to catalyze change and deliver improved outcomes for Boston students. After a year marked by...

November 29, 2017

BPS Arts Expansion: Reflecting Back and Continuing Forward

As the holiday season is upon us, it is hard to believe that the new year is about one month away. With the new year comes the opportunity to reflect on BPS Arts Expansion, the multi-year initiative focused on increasing access, equity, and quality of arts learning for all BPS students. EdVestors has always believed in the power...