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Home visits from education experts are improving outcomes for Philly kids in poverty results

Aug. 8, 2018 12:45 pm

Home visits from education experts are improving outcomes for Philly kids in poverty

In-home lessons for under-resourced families can improve literacy rates and shrink the achievement gap. Here's how they work — and one North Philadelphia mom's story.
How ‘innovation ecosystems’ can be used to create new education solutions method

Aug. 2, 2018 10:28 am

How ‘innovation ecosystems’ can be used to create new education solutions

There's a disconnect between educators and entrepreneurs, write Drs. Barbara Kurshan and Rachel Ebby-Rosin of Penn's Graduate School of Education. Here are a handful of tools to help them better collaborate.
Two cofounders of The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice just scored national recognition people

Jul. 30, 2018 9:05 am

Two cofounders of The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice just scored national recognition

Philly's Vincent Cobb II and Rashiid Coleman have been named 2018 Echoing Green Fellows.
Power Moves: Education policy pro Ami Patel Hopkins is now a … teacher resident? people

Jul. 9, 2018 12:45 pm

Power Moves: Education policy pro Ami Patel Hopkins is now a … teacher resident?

The School District of Philadelphia's former kindergarten transition fellow is heading back to the classroom. Plus, Fairmount CDC's Kevin Moran will lead the new Northern Liberties Business Improvement District and eight more leadership changes.
Mighty Writers bought 100 books for kids held at a local detention center. Now, they’re not welcome purpose

Jul. 3, 2018 4:45 pm

Mighty Writers bought 100 books for kids held at a local detention center. Now, they’re not welcome

After a planned Tuesday morning delivery to Berks County Residential Center was "abruptly cancelled" on Monday afternoon, the nonprofit is regrouping.
Philly needs a better prison-to-school pipeline method

May 31, 2018 12:39 pm

Philly needs a better prison-to-school pipeline

Juvenile justice reform advocates say young people returning from jails and prisons in Philadelphia need improved opportunities to get their education.
Can ‘restorative justice’ transform school discipline in Philadelphia? method

May 25, 2018 12:55 pm

Can ‘restorative justice’ transform school discipline in Philadelphia?

The practice, an extension of criminal justice, repairs harm and resolves personal conflicts constructively, say its supporters at Philadelphia Student Union and T.U.F.F. Girls.
You’ll want to hear from the pros we booked for Introduced by Technical.ly’s Impact track people

Apr. 23, 2018 10:48 am

You’ll want to hear from the pros we booked for Introduced by Technical.ly’s Impact track

These 40+ speakers will talk accessibility, equity in tech, workforce development, Amazon HQ2 and much more during this new Philly Tech Week conference on May 3.
Meet Philly Tech Week’s newest conference for change makers: Introduced by Technical.ly purpose

Apr. 10, 2018 12:45 pm

Meet Philly Tech Week’s newest conference for change makers: Introduced by Technical.ly

Generocity is curating programming for the IMPACT track, so you can expect a high-level look at accessibility, education, diversity and more.
These Philly students are protesting gun violence with the National School Walkout method

Mar. 13, 2018 12:40 pm

These Philly students are protesting gun violence with the National School Walkout

Philadelphia Student Union and students from Friends Select School are among the many local groups to organize activist events one month after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida.

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