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Park School of Baltimore Honored with Awards for Partnership Projects

Thursday, January 12, 2017



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Member Profile- Glenelg Country School

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

A description of the MYPIC leadership program at Glenelg Country School

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Member Profile- El Sol Academy

Monday, August 22, 2016

A look at the power of community partnerships in Santa Ana, CA

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Member Profile- Park School of Baltimore

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Profile of NNSP Member- Park School of Baltimore

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Jimmy for the City- Profile of Author Derek Rhodes

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Profile of author Derek Rhodes

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Latin School of Chicago Member Profile

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Latin School of Chicago Member Profile

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Wildwood School Member Profile

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Profile on NNSP member, Wildwood School

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School as Citizen Near and Far

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Claudia Daggett, President of ISACS, writes about the value of school partnership

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Greenwich Academy- GATE Program

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Greenwich Academy girls partner with community youth for academic enrichment programs

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Member Profile- Hockaday School

Thursday, November 12, 2015

A close look at the Hockaday School's partnership with DISD

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The Feeling is Mutual. Latin and Uptown both benefit from partnership

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Article from the Latin Magazine, Spring 2014

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Diversity Advocates Meeting in DC, Chicago and Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Join Public, Private, Charter and Faith Based School Diversity Leaders in Washington, CD, Chicago and Pittsburgh

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Member Profile- The McLean Institute of Public Purpose and Service Learning

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A description of the comprehensive public purpose and service learning program at the University of Mississippi

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Lillie May Carroll Jackson Charter School for Middle School Girls Opens in Baltimore

Monday, August 24, 2015

Lillie May Carroll Jackson Charter School for Middle School Girls Opens in Baltimore

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Professional Development Programs Can Be Great

Monday, August 17, 2015

A response to the assertion of the TNTP study of professional development in schools

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Partnering to Build a Better Baltimore

Monday, August 10, 2015

Baltimore’s public and private schools join forces to make a difference through education.

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Member Profile- Noble and Greenough

Monday, July 27, 2015

A look at Nobles long-term commitment to partnerships and engagement

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Grab the Torch scholarships available

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Scholarships available for NNSP member students to attend Grab the Torch over the summer

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An Integrated Literacy Model: A Private-Public Partnership

Monday, April 6, 2015

AIM Academy reaches out and shares its literacy model with the School District of Philadelphia

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Park School of Baltimore Receives $50,000 E.E. Ford for Public/Private Partnership

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Park School of Baltimore receives $50,000 E.E. Ford Grant to establish professional development program with City Neighbors Foundation

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Wondrous Happenstance

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

An unlikely partnership between Wildwood School and Central High is a winning combination for all

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Member Profile- Hutchison School

Friday, January 9, 2015

A description of the Wilson Society at Hutchison School in Memphis, TN

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Member Profile- Milton Academy

Monday, December 8, 2014

A close look at Milton Academy's Saturday Course

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Member Profile- Castilleja School

Monday, October 6, 2014

A description of the ACE Center and the community engagement programs at Castilleja School

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When Change Has Legs, Educational Leadership May 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014

An article from the May 2014 issue of Educational Leadership looking at the four key factors that help determine whether change efforts will be sustained over time

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No more teaching to the test: Some DC teachers adopt a technique that gets students to think deeply

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Greater Greater Washington article about the Project Zero professional development program at WISSIT

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Member Profile- St. George's Independent School

Thursday, September 11, 2014

A description of St. George's Independent School distinctive learning model

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The Missing “One-Offs”: The Hidden Supply of High-Achieving, Low-Income Students

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Brookings Institute study that shows that high achieving low-income students will not apply to elite universities unless someone in their life has done so.

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Member Profile- Miami Country Day School

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

a description of Miami Country Day School's Community Learning Partnership

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Teens rank achievement over caring, according to Harvard research

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Recent research indicates teens have learned to prioritize achievement over compassion

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Member Profile- 'Iolani School and their KA'I Program

Monday, July 21, 2014

'Iolani School builds on summer success

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Teachers in DC Partner in the Pursuit of Excellence

Monday, July 14, 2014

WISSIT program includes teachers from the DC area and Project Zero in unique professional development collaboration

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Public-Private Partnerships: The Real Future of Education

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Edutopia blogger David Guymon discusses the importance of Public-Private Partnerships in edreform

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Setting a new standard - Westminster School leads the way

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The Westminster School, just outside of Hartford, CT, is taking steps to define and hold itself accountable for authentic community engagement

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Public-Private Partnerships Lead to Schools Improvements

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Rocky River City School District builds on public-private partnerships to complete a $400,00 renovation on school grounds

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Unique Farm Gets Seed Money to Grow

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Non-profit aquponics farm helps formerly homeless people while also providing the Vista Unified School DIstrict with fresh produce for its students

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From “service” to “reciprocal learning”: University of San Francisco shares 11 years of practice

Monday, April 7, 2014

Participants at NNSP Bay Area regional gathering learn from USF's years of experience

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Tackling tough topics with student tutors: Breakthrough San Francisco’s Educational Equity Workshop

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Exploring the process of how one program asked student to investigate the educational landscape in which they live

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Atlanta K-12 Design Challenge

Monday, March 24, 2014

11 public and private schools in Atlanta have been selected to collaborate in a unique opportunity that will spread innovation throughout their schools

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Edutopia Features NNSP Framework

Friday, March 21, 2014

Edutopia article about the importance of collaboration and partnerships in independent schools

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A Charter School, District School, and Parochial School Collaborate

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

In this Kappan article, Diana Lam describes how her Boston charter school is partnering with a parochial school and a regular Boston public school, each sharing its strengths.

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NNSP Unveils New Partnership Framework

Monday, March 3, 2014

NNSP unveils new partnership framework at the 2014 NAIS Annual Conference

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The School Collective

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

An excerpt of an article from the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal highlighting the work of the Allegheny West Consortium

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Learning with the Competition

Thursday, February 20, 2014

NAIS President John Chubb discusses two powerful partnerships between NNSP member schools and neighborhood charter schools

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Opposites attract as schools team up to lift standards

Monday, February 17, 2014

A new 'dating agency' for schools has been launched to drive school improvement. But school partnerships are nothing new and, as Education Editor Gareth Evans found out, opposites attract if the mindset is right

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The Value of School Partnership

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

There should be a meeting of minds, rather than money, for independent and state schools, say UK head teachers Rod Mackinnon and Anne Burrell

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Civic collaboration and the role of anchor institutions

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Higher ed is disrupting the "town-gown" narrative by taking on an active leadership role in local communities

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Multi-million dollar grant to Sonoma Academy rewards sustained community engagement

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Transformational gift enables increased access and expansion of partnership programs

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Washington University sponsors all-girls STEM charter school in St. Louis

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Partnership a key strategy as university aims to make higher education more accessible to students from diverse backgrounds

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Summer institute to serve teachers across Washington DC

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

E.E. Ford and Washington International School invest in teacher development across all sectors

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Neighborhood partnership leads to economic development in West Philadelphia

Thursday, January 16, 2014

New supermarket anchors social and economic revitalization with help from public-private consortium

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Wallace Foundation features Horizons National

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Horizons National is featured in a newly released report that looks at five Wallace Foundation-funded programs working to expand learning and enrichment for disadvantaged children.

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Charter to be opened by Baltimore independent school

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

A "new era" for cross-sector collaboration as Roland Park Country School announces plans to open all-girls charter school in 2015.

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Public Purpose Outlook 2013-2014: Excerpt from the NAIS Trendbook

Friday, October 18, 2013

A review of the public purpose movement in independent schools.

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Give all students the right to rise

Friday, September 20, 2013

The U.S. Department of Education spotlights collaboration and NNSP in a recent blog post.

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Hawaii members consider how to avoid missteps and make great partnerships

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

On September 4, educational leaders gathered in Honolulu to share their work to improve and sustain public-private partnerships.

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Job Opening: Director, Partners Program, College Preparatory School

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Job Opening: Director, Partners Program, College Preparatory School

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California Partnership Academies drive engagement and graduation

Monday, July 29, 2013

Jordan High School of Long Beach, CA, is seeing the positive effects of their Architecture, Construction and Engineering (ACE) Academy.

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Collaboration takes center stage at National Charter Schools conference

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

5,000 charter school leaders came together in Washington DC this month to consider the charter movement's progress and engage in the work ahead.

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Girls Together: Power Through Partnership

Saturday, June 1, 2013

This article outlines the particular value and meaning of partnerships for girls.

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Sage Hill event celebrates the relationships forged through partnership

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Service Learning Celebration at Sage Hill School

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School-wide focus on community engagement at Rye Country Day School

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Find out how RCDS grew built on the success of its public purpose initiative with a yearlong, school-wide campaign.

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