Dr. Stephen Zrike, Receiver/Superintendent of Holyoke Public Schools, shares lessons from the high school design process that resulted in establishing a new vision for high school education in Holyoke.
Foundation issues request for proposals for a second cohort of teams to design schools focused on connecting students off track to graduate to success in high school and beyond.
Getting to know Kate Dobin who leads Barr’s Boston K-12 strategy for Education.
Connecting more students to success by blurring the lines between school, college, career, and community.
Kate Dobin to lead Foundation’s efforts focused on expanding access to K–12 quality in Boston.
Barr Announces First Cohort of Partners in $30-Million “Engage New England: Doing High School Differently” Initiative
Nine organizations from Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Maine receive planning grants to advance greater success for all students.
A recap and recording of a recent webinar featuring successful high schools intentionally designed around positive youth development theory.
Learning-focused school visits aim to generate interest and capacity in the Commonwealth to create excellent high school models.
Gateway to College National Network president outlines a funding opportunity for new partnerships between New England colleges and K–12 school districts.
Barr issues RFP for planning and design of schools situated within a wider learning ecosystem to promote college and career readiness.