Education

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Published: 12/04/2014
Monica Moser, Jackson Community Foundation president/CEO, joined President Obama, the First Lady, and Vice President Biden along with hundreds of other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.
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Topic: Education
Funding Area: Education



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Published: 11/10/2014
The GVSU Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership prepares students for careers or advancement in the nonprofit and philanthropic sector through classroom study, applied research, professional development, and field experience.
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Published: 10/06/2014
“Education Matters: Student Achievement for Life-Long Success” drew more than 120 attendees, including foundation and nonprofit leaders, state legislators, MI Department of Education officials, school officials and local government and business leaders to Lansing.
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News type: Newswire
Topic: Education
Funding Area: Education



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Published: 10/06/2014
National experts shared recommendations for Michigan education reform.
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Topic: Education



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Published: 10/06/2014
Kati Haycock, Education Trust President/CEO says Michigan is on the path to educational recovery.
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Topic: Education
Funding Area: Education



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Published: 10/06/2014
Ron Walker, executive director of the Boston-based Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color (COSEBOC), says change "must happen now!”
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Topic: Education
Funding Area: Education



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William F.L. Moses, Kresge Foundation
Published: 05/23/2014
Hosted by The Kresge Foundation, the recent “Celebrating College Access in Michigan” event held in Lansing provided state legislators and foundation leaders a chance to hear about the initiative’s progress and success.
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Funding Area: Education



Resource
Released: 04/2014

Lumina Foundation's 5th edition of its signature report on college attainment statistics is designed to track the progress toward its goal of having 60% of Americans hold a post-secondary degree or credential by the year 2025.

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Funding Area: Education



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Released: 09/2014

This event convened philanthropic, government, education, and community leaders to discuss strategies for meeting reading proficiency by third grade, closing the achievement gap for young boys of color, and providing all students with the opportunity to succeed in life.

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Released: 01/2015

Low income students are now a majority of the schoolchildren attending the nation’s public schools, according to this research bulletin. The latest data collected from the states by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), show that 51 percent of the students across the nation’s public schools were low income in 2013.

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Resource Type: Research
Topic: Education



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