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.
Boston Globe | February 24, 2016
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...
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...
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.
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.
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.
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...
Worcester Telegram | December 24, 2015
Clive McFarlane's take on the new ESSA legislation and its implications for children living in poverty.