With hard data and soft skills, Communities in Schools fine-tunes its model to reduce dropout rates.
Social Finance Inc. offers a network-based alternative to government-sponsored student loan programs.
Racial integration in US schools has declined in the wake of recent court decisions to release districts from earlier desegregation orders.
One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.
The nonprofit Erste Foundation is an engine behind the for-profit Erste Group as well as its largest shareholder.
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A new generation of teacher education programs is challenging how teachers get trained for the classroom.
A partnership between Fairfax High and the nonprofit Greenway Arts Alliance in Los Angeles has improved school finances and created a community hub.
An open source web application draws on the wisdom of the crowds to give the blind access to images.
Can financial education in grade school have long-term effects?
The nonprofit Fight for Peace uses boxing to create a dialogue with hard-to-reach urban youth.