Strive Network Convening 2013 Recap

 Last month, Strive Network convened in Dallas, Texas for their 2013 Cradle to Career Convening. Generation Next’s own Jonathan May was kind enough to fill us in with an overview … Read More

Network Meetings Take Flight

As the school year opened its session in the heat of the last days of August, Generation Next opened the doors on two well-attended action network meetings. Each session began … Read More

Partnership with AchieveMpls

By Pam Costain, President and CEO, AchieveMpls AchieveMpls is tremendously proud to be a member of Generation Next in our shared work of closing the achievement gap and creating greater … Read More

Yes, Attendance Matters

The opening days of school conjure up images of backpacks stuffed with notebooks and unsharpened pencils,  bulletin boards freshly decorated by teachers, and students showing off new clothes to old … Read More

Hitting the Refresh Button

Your IT team will tell you that just refreshing the web page can improve speed and performance – and sometimes it’s also like that for organizations. With a change in … Read More

Education Conversations in the Media

As fall approaches and teachers gear up for another school year, education headlines start to creep back into the media spotlight. These community conversations and opinion pieces about our children’s … Read More

Youth Innovators Propose Solutions to Achievement Gap

Contributors: Paris Carruthers, Research and Evaluation Innovator at Youthprise Kevin Nguyen, Board of Directors at youthrive. Shanell McCoy, Youthprise Arts Coordinator & focus group facilitator The educational gap in Minnesota … Read More

Recommendations From Minneapolis Youth Congress

No decision about us without us. The Minneapolis Youth Congress, a leadership team of youth that influences policy decisions, partnered with Generation Next to problem solve, share opinions and propose … Read More

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