Teachers who help boost students’ test scores also have a notable impact on students’ long-term outcomes.
The example of venture philanthropy in Europe shows how old and new forms of practice can coexist.
In the way that people think about end-of-life care, moral and economic motives converge and commingle.
For policy makers today, earlier efforts to promote local community organizing yield relatively few lessons.
New ideas on how to empower US workers involve breaking free of current labor law.
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Can the history of a century-old foundation amount to more than the sum of its grants?
A survey of obstacles to innovation focuses erroneously on the supposed caution of university-based scientists.
A growing number of Maasai in Kenya are ending female circumcision and replacing it with other coming-of-age rituals.
A wave of noncognitive skill initiatives holds promise for making teachers more effective and students more successful.
In The Resilience Dividend, Judith Rodin addresses how individuals, communities, and organizations have built resilience in the aftermath of disasters, and why resilience is an urgent socio-economic issue.