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Racism impacts academic success

A great article by Byron P. White and Jamond Coaston-Foree about Racism and the effect it has on our society and academic success of our students. In recent weeks, people all over the Cincinnati region have expressed outrage over high profile incidents of racism that have taken place at Elder and Mason high schools. These events at predominatly white schools have ranged from fans taunting visiting basketball players with racial slurs to a teacher using hurtful expressions of lynching to engage a black student. [...] more about Racism impacts academic success

StriveTogether unveils data proving student achievement can be raised for every child

Five StriveTogether communities from across the country now producing consistent improvement and awarded highest designation by the national nonprofit. This was announced today and communities include: [...] more about StriveTogether unveils data proving student achievement can be raised for every child

FAFSA - New Mobile-Optimized site

Federal Student Aid has launched a new website that provides straightforward and easy-to-understand information about planning and paying for college. The site combines content and interactive tools from several ED websites.

To learn more, visit: https://storify.com/FAFSA/new-resources-from-federal-student-aid

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New Local Post-Secondary Attainment Initiative for Single Mothers Gets New Funding, National Designation

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky one of 17 communities named 'Talent Hub' by Lumina Foundation

More than 1,400 local single mothers will get assistance to achieve economic and education success for their families with the help of new funding and a national Talent Hub designation from Lumina Foundation. A local education, non-profit and workforce development collaborative is partnering to achieve this goal by 2020, which will improve opportunities for both the mothers and their children. [...] more about New Local Post-Secondary Attainment Initiative for Single Mothers Gets New Funding, National Designation

Capability Building: It's Not What You know. It's How You Behave.

Changing systems requires people in those systems to transform the way they think and act. That’s at the heart of the theory behind Collective Impact. The whole thing hinges on people acting differently, yet there’s been little talk about how to enable them to change their behaviors. Working with StrivePartnership, I’ve learned a lot over the past several years about the best [and worst] ways to change behavior. [...] more about Capability Building: It's Not What You know. It's How You Behave.

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