Developing shared measures

I had the opportunity to spend some additional time with some visitors from Germany who came to Cincinnati to take part in the recent StriveTogether Discovery Workshop.  They have become very interested in the collective impact approach to a cradle-to-career initiative and wanted to learn more about what is taking place in Cincinnati. They had clearly…

Theory of Action

we drive results StriveTogether supports communities to eliminate disparities and change the outcome. THEORY OF ACTION guiding framework Continually evolving with lessons from network members, the StriveTogether Theory of Action™ supports communities working towards changing the systems that shape opportunity.  Our theory of action provides progressive milestones rather than a prescription for change, which allows…

National conference focuses on improving outcomes for students

Cradle-to-career partnerships from across nation gather in Minneapolis for StriveTogether Network convening this week Cincinnati, Ohio — Leaders throughout Memphis, Tenn., are helping students complete their FAFSA forms to increase the total number of college attendees in the region. School officials and community leaders in Austin, Texas, are using community and family engagement to boost…

Together for Change ep. 3: Using data to chart a path forward

In conversation David Williams Director of policy and outreach, Opportunity Insights Learn more about David >>   Jennifer Blatz  President and CEO, StriveTogether Learn more about Jennifer >>   Host Christian Motley Senior manager of policy and partnerships, StriveTogether Learn more about Christian >>   Transcript Christian Motley, senior manager, policy and partnerships, StriveTogether [00:18]…

Cincinnati’s Greg Landsman wins StriveTogether national award for collective impact

Cradle to Career Champion Award recognizes dedication to student success Cincinnati, Ohio — As a constant advocate for change, StrivePartnership Executive Director Greg Landsman is this year’s Cradle to Career Champion. At its annual convening in Minneapolis, StriveTogether today announced Landsman as the 2015 Bill Henningsgaard Cradle to Career Champion Award recipient. In Cincinnati and…