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At least one high-profile educator is calling on an end to labeling kids as “smart.” Not a bad idea, but what if we redefine the mindset instead? College student Sarah Taylor makes the...

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7/20
The Forum for Youth Investment
At least one high-profile educator is calling on an...
7/20
The Forum for Youth Investment, SparkAction
What does it take for a young person to be ready for...
7/10
Forum for Youth Investment
In an analysis for SparkAction, Patrick Boyle takes a...
6/25
First Focus
Things are looking up financially for the federal...
6/10
The Forum for Youth Investment
Karen Pittman, Stephanie Krauss, and Bryan Joffe...

from the field

7/7
KQED News
From a child's perspective, school,...
6/19
T.H.E. Journal
If schools focus solely on delivering academic content...
5/12
NPR
In two new studies, Harvard economist Raj Chetty and...
5/7
The New York Times
Across the United States, in six of the nation’s...
5/1
NPR
New research is disproving the myth that jumping ahead...

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7/13
Coalition for Community Schools
Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is offering an amendment...
7/21
Coalition for Community Schools
Using public schools as hubs, community schools...
4/24
YouthBuild USA
YouthBuild needs more support in the FY14 budget - act...
1/31
Half in Ten and partners
Join this social media campaign to make sure child...

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