Hope Street Group’s impact is centered on the three drivers of economic opportunity: education, health and jobs. Click on the systems below to see how we are driving change
Snapshot of Key Accomplishments:
Teacher Fellows Program
We leverage and manage ~50,000 teacher voices across the country, directly informing policy and implementation at the local, state and national level through our Teacher Fellow programs. In partnership with State Education Agencies and State Teachers Associations, our Fellows gather quantitative and qualitative data that drives specific policy and practice impact. The Teacher Fellows Program provides unique professional development building teacher competencies and expertise.
Walmart Foundation Retail Community of Practice Manager
Hope Street Group is managing the Retail Community of Practice for the Walmart Foundation’s $100 million Opportunity Initiative. This work directly connects, elevates and amplifies organizations to collectively support thousands of individuals starting off or advancing their career within the retail industry.
Sync Our Signals
Sync Our Signals is Hope Street Group’s flagship workforce initiative to strengthen America’s workforce by advancing competency-based sourcing, selection and hiring practices. The SOS change blueprint harnesses the collective input and commitment of 100-plus workforce and education leaders and organizations to transform the jobs marketplace. Over the past 24 months, Hope Street Group has activated this network to design a blueprint, and mobilized local and regional coalitions to test the design and implement competency-based career pathways in healthcare, manufacturing and retail.