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Education

 

Innovations in educational policies and programs

 

Education

The Heart of STEM Education

If we want more STEM graduates, we must promote ideas, language, people, and programs that demonstrate relevance and foster a sense of belonging.

By Barbara McAllister | 12 | Feb. 14, 2014
 
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Education

Partnering for Peace Through Education

How a family foundation identified the nonprofit V-Day as a partner to create a new kind of scholarship program.

By Suzanne Skees | 1 | Feb. 14, 2014
 

Technology & Design

New Ways to Evaluate Impact

Human-centered design and systems thinking can help evaluate social impact in a global context.

 

Education

Why Silence Is Not Enough

Business schools are failing to promote higher morals.

By Michel Anteby | 11 | Jan. 22, 2014
 

Education

Performing Effective Advocacy

An education organization in Pittsburgh transitions from watchdog to community engagement as its mission evolves.

By Charrissa Lin & Christopher Keevil | 1 | Jan. 14, 2014
 

Health

Interrupting the Transmission of Violence

Cure Violence Founder Dr. Gary Slutkin talks about the health approach to reducing violence.

By Rachael Chong & Melissa Fleming | Jan. 10, 2014
 

Online Learning: A New Source of Talent and Ideas

Three ways organizations can tap into the rich resource of online learning environments.

By Aziz Shallwani & Amit Jain | 2 | Dec. 10, 2013
 

Education

When a School Is Not Enough

The achievement gap between rich and poor is a complex and global challenge. Schooling alone is not meeting the needs of the poorest children. Innovative public-private partnerships for education could be part of the solution.

By Susannah Hares & Vineet Bewtra | 30 | Oct. 30, 2013
 
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Education

Bridging Skills and Opportunities

Innovative programs are addressing the educational disconnect in the developing world.

By Emma Schaberg O’Brien | Oct. 16, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Hidden Dimensions of Scale

Examples from South Asia show there’s more to successful scaling than replicating a good model.