Monthly Archives: January 2011

Unlocking the Door to College

Posted by Pamela Wong At the PromiseNet 2010 conference, a special assistant to U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan spoke about the need to get more high school students to graduate and continue on to college. More and more communities are … Continue reading

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They’re Crowd Sourcing Science, Why Not Excellence?

Posted by Jeff Lucas On the way to work this morning I was listening to a great podcast from The Economist about how there are a number of initiatives that are using volunteer “citizen scientists” to accelerate the construction of … Continue reading

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Health Care Criteria Offer Pathway to Prepare for Reform

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey U.S. health care organizations—from multihospital systems to rural community health centers—are gearing up for the challenge of their times: the impact of health care reform on how they care for patients and how they run their … Continue reading

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