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Mayor Mallory, Cincinnati Public, and The Strive Partnership Win $40,000 Grant from Target

 Grant to support 50 tutors helping 100 students read by 3rd grade

East Price Hill – Mayor Mark Mallory, Cincinnati Public Schools Superintendent Mary Ronan, and The Strive Partnership’s Executive Director Greg Landsman announced a new, joint initiative that has won a $40,000 competitive national grant from Cities of Service and Service Nation, funded by Target.  The grant will be used to recruit and train 50 reading tutors who will help 100 students in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade in 5 targeted schools prepare to meet the 3rd Grade Guarantee. [...] more about Mayor Mallory, Cincinnati Public, and The Strive Partnership Win $40,000 Grant from Target

Collective Work of Cincinnati Partners highlighted by Education Nation

The collective work of many partners within our Greather Cincinnati region were highlighted this weekend, with a story airing on the Today Show, and additional stories and tools being posted online through NBC and MSNBC. 

Today Show clip: School teaches kids to 'Be the Change' [...] more about Collective Work of Cincinnati Partners highlighted by Education Nation

Students and Teachers asked for Common Core Standards Feedback

The Cincinnati Enquirer has sent out a memo to all Ohio and Kentucky public school students and teachers, asking for their opinion regarding the roll-out of the Common Core Standards. With a chance to sit in on editorial board meetings as the Enquirer shapes its coverage of education reform, we encourage you to send in your information so that your feedback can be heard. 

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Facts Matter community data portal wins first place

The Facts Matter Greater Cincinnati Data Portal, a product of a local collaborative effort, recently won an award for “Best Web-Based GIS App” during the 2012 ESRI International Users Conference in San Diego, CA.  Facts Matter provides the public with data about population demographics, the status of children and youth, education, health, economics and social relations in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region. Other Facts Matter partners include United Way of Greater Cincinnati, The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati, The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. [...] more about Facts Matter community data portal wins first place

Community Indicators Consortium announces The Strive Partnership as Impact Award Winner

The Strive Partnership has been announced a winner of the Community Indicators Consortium (CIC) Impact Award for, “demonstrating the power of indicators to drive positive community change.” It’s CIC’s mission to seek bridges that span the gap between community indicators use and performance measurement, providing ways for community groups and governments to coordinate efforts and jointly enhance knowledge about the use of indicators to leverage positive change.  [...] more about Community Indicators Consortium announces The Strive Partnership as Impact Award Winner