News that Education Secretary Arne Duncan was leaving his post at the end of December reverberated among those representing the nation’s districts and school district leaders on Friday.
Read the press release from Memphis City Schools >> Barbara Beaver, principal of Alton Elementary School, is the recipient of a 2012 Value-Added Achievement Award. The Education Consumers Foundation (ECF) recognized Beaver and 17 other elementary and middle school principals … Continue reading
From 2007 to 2012, New Leaders’ Effective Practice Incentive Community (EPIC) program provided a unique opportunity to identify, study, and share what’s working in some of the highest gaining urban schools in the country. EPIC was designed to identify schools … Continue reading
Nancy Guzman, principal of Sterling Elementary, was named 2011 Wachovia Principal of the Year for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS).
Read the full article at nj.com>> The Prudential Foundation has approved $3.6 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, including funds to spur economic development. Grant winners include: New Leaders for New Schools in New York City ($700,000) for operating support … Continue reading
Read the full article at opportunityknocks.org>> We are pleased to announce the Winners of the Opportunity Knocks 4th Annual Peoples Choice Best Nonprofit to Work For Awards! Winners were selected by Opportunity Knocks from nominations held October 12 through December … Continue reading
Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Institute Honors Initiative to Improve Academic Achievement in Inner City Schools Cambridge, Mass., – September 15, 2009 – The Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard … Continue reading