A new program announced this week by the Harvard Graduate School of Education intends to reduce the achievement gap between wealthy and low-income students. The program entitled, All Means: Redesigning Education to Restore Opportunity, will be implemented in three Massachusetts cities including, Somerville, Newton, and Salem, as well as Providence,...
WGBH | February 25, 2016
Boston Globe | February 24, 2016
Harvard researchers are launching an initiative at school districts in Massachusetts and three other states in an effort to help close the achievement gap among students, the university announced on Tuesday.
Somerville Patch | February 24, 2016
Three Massachusetts cities will join the By All Means initiative - a collaboration between the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) and public officials to further education reform in the United States. Somerville, Newton and Salem were among six cities chosen for the multi-year endeavor, which will work to reshape...
Harvard Graduate School of Education Selects Louisville as One of Six Cities for New Equity InitiativeInsider Louisville | February 24, 2016
Harvard Graduate School of Education has selected Louisville as one of six cities to participate in a program that will develop ways to close the achievement gap for socio-economically disadvantaged children. The program — dubbed “By All Means: Redesigning Education to Restore Opportunity” — also calls on the cities’ mayors...
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.
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.
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.
Wicked Local | February 23, 2016
The Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) announced today the selection of six cities, including Salem, for a new multi-year initiative -- By All Means: Redesigning Education to Restore Opportunity -- aimed at developing comprehensive child wellbeing and education systems that help eliminate the link between children’s socioeconomic status and...
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.
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...