Education Tag

Equity and Standardization: Are they Compatible?

By Dr. Laura Latta, M.Ed., Ph.D., Director of Post-Secondary Partnerships & Research   This is the second installment in the ImpactTulsa multi-part series, Equity in Education.   The first installment of the equity series, Defining Equity, Equality, and Standardization, discusses the conceptual differences between equality and equity. Equality refers...

Data: A GPS for Student Success (StriveTogether Blog)

by Jeff Edmondson, Managing Director of StriveTogether, a subsidiary of KnowledgeWorks. Effective use of data provides the information needed to personalize education so every child is on the most expeditious path to success. Imagine the power of this opportunity. If teachers, parents, grandparents, coaches, social service...

We welcome the Graduate918 Partnership!

Graduate918 is an ImpactTulsa partnership focused on increasing high school completion and postsecondary enrollment. 2015 hard already been big for Graduate918. We had engagement from a diverse set of local leaders including K-12, and post secondary educators, as well as members of the business, philanthropic and faith...

Say HELLO to the “Ready to Read” Partnership

Ready to Read is an ImpactTulsa partnership focused on increasing early reading proficiency. The ImpactTulsa partnership of education professionals and stakeholders are developing action plans. What we know: Students from economically disadvantaged households across the region are a full grade level behind their peers in reading proficiency. 4,557 students (or 53%)...