September 19, 2017 - Publication
A literature review released by the Partnership to Strengthen Innovation and Practice in Secondary Education, supported by MacArthur, summarizes evidence on approaches to increasing participation, improving learning, and enhancing the relevance of secondary education in developing ...
August 21, 2017 - From The Field
PBS LearningMedia, which provides free digital resources and lesson plans to educators, has created a collection of publicly accessible content that features the work of MacArthur Fellows in diverse fields.
June 15, 2017 - Semi-Finalist Perspectives
Sesame Workshop’s Nada Elattar and International Rescue Committee’s Katie Maeve Murphy say it takes a village to raise a child and many more to save a generation of displaced children.
May 2, 2017 - Semi-Finalist Perspectives
Sesame Workshop EVP Sherrie Westin says its partnership with the International Rescue Committee, to provide education and nurturing care to refugee children, came together out of necessity.
April 25, 2017 - Semi-Finalist Perspectives
Wendy Hanamura says $100 million would allow The Internet Archive to provide libraries and learners with free, long-term access to 4 million books.
April 12, 2017 - Publication
The Roosevelt Institute, recipient of the MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, has released 10 Ideas, a journal that elevates top student-generated policy proposals from across the country.
April 4, 2017 - From The Field
The University of California, Irvine, has launched the Connected Learning Lab, a new interdisciplinary hub dedicated to researching and putting into practice equitable learner-centered innovation in educational technology.
March 30, 2017 - From The Field
The Roosevelt Institute’s Re:Public Project will invest in youth-driven campaigns and initiatives to push back against privatization in the educational system, economy, and justice system.