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EdWeek | February 23, 2016
Two K-12 initiatives that are launching this week aim to capitalize on the mounting support for taking a more holistic approach to educating poor children, a shift away from the view that has heavily emphasized that schools alone can counteract the effects of poverty.
HGSE News | February 23, 2016
The new initiative aims to eliminate the link between children’s socioeconomic status and achievement.
EdSource | February 23, 2016
Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education has chosen Oakland as one of six cities across the nation to participate in a new project aimed at helping city, school and community leaders work together to eliminate the link between children’s socioeconomic status and their academic achievement.
CBS San Francisco | February 23, 2016
The Harvard Graduate School of Education announced Tuesday that it has selected the Oakland Unified School District to be one of six districts in the country to participate in a new program aimed at improving educational outcomes for all students. Harvard officials said the multi-year initiative, which is called, “By...
Louisville Business First | February 23, 2016
Louisville is one of six cities that have been chosen to take part in a major education initiative aimed at removing the link between a child's socioeconomic status and his or her educational success.
WPRI | February 23, 2016
Providence is among six cities that have been tapped to participate in a multi-year initiative aimed at improving educational outcomes for economically disadvantaged children.

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