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Why Investing is Good for the Economy

Sept. 15, 2014 News

For the national economy, education is the tide that lifts all boats. If American workers had just one additional year of education, S&P estimates the U.S. Gross Domestic Product would increase by $525 billion over five years.

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Do You Know What They Did Last Summer?

Sept. 11, 2014 News

For millions of poor kids in the U.S. today, the reality of summer is very different from that middle-class ideal. Unmoored from the structure of a school day and physically removed from all the supports that school can provide, too many young people spend the summer months feeling hopeless, lonely and adrift.

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How to Get Kids to Class

Aug. 26, 2014 News

Children living in poverty are by far the most likely to be chronically absent from school. The key to keeping these kids in school is to put dedicated social-service specialists in every low-performing, high-poverty school.

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More Schools Open Their Doors to the Whole Community

Aug. 13, 2014 News

With backing at local, state and federal levels, the "community schools model", a decades-old idea for improving schools and neighborhoods, is gaining ground. The largest coordinator of such programs, Communities in Schools, saw a 6% increase in its reach in the 2012-13 school year, covering schools with a total of more than 1.3 million students in 26 states.

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Moneyball for Government "What Works" video highlights Communities In Schools

Feb. 24, 2014 News

Stacey D. Stewart, US President of United Way Worldwide, narrates the second Moneyball for Government video, “What Works,” highlighting how some of our nation’s leading, innovative nonprofits, such as Communities In Schools, are harnessing evidence and data to improve outcomes for children and their families at every stage of development.

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Smarter Philanthropy for Greater Impact

Feb. 20, 2014 News

This supplement captures the latest thinking about how grantmakers, public funders, social entrepreneurs, and nonprofit organizations like Communities In Schools can increase the impact of successful solutions to urgent social challenges.

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