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Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 Three local Goodwill® organizations have been selected to pilot an initiative that helps retail workers advance their careers. GoodPaths, made possible with a $2.5 million investment from the Walmart Foundation and support from the Hope Street Group, is a first-of-its-kind career navigation...

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017 Today, Deputy Mayor for Education Jennifer Niles and State Superintendent of Education Hanseul Kang announced a new Districtwide partnership between the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) and Hope Street Group, to support and equip teachers to engage school, district,...

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 Governor McAuliffe today announced a new statewide partnership between the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) and Hope Street Group, to support and equip teachers to engage local and state policymakers in education policy development. “I am thrilled to announce the launch of the...

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017  Hope Street Group is pleased to announce the five winners of the $150,000 National Retail Challenge. The organizations with winning proposals are: 1.  Corporation for a Skilled Workforce 2.  Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Center of Education Excellence and Talent Development 3.  Easter Seals-Goodwill...

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 This week, a cross-state coalition of Hope Street Group Teacher Fellows will join 11 other teams in Chicago as finalists of the Learning Forward and the National Commission on Teaching & America’s Future’s Agents for Learning Challenge. The challenge, which called upon educator teams across the country to...

 Monday, May 30th, 2016   The manufacturing sector is a key facet of the U.S. economy, accounting for 8.8% of the country’s total employment and generating 12.5% of the total gross domestic product¹. It is also a strong source of well-paying jobs, with non-college-educated workers making an average of...

Monday, April 25th, 2016   Today, the White House announced the Obama Administration’s launch of the Health Career Pathways initiative in partnership with Hope Street Group and the Advisory Board. Health Career Pathways is part of the President’s broader agenda to create pathways to the middle-class and invest in job-driven training. The Health Career Pathways...

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016   Tennessee teachers are eager to increase their level of professional learning and leadership in the state, according to a report from the Hope Street Group (HSG), a national nonprofit organization known for its teacher engagement work. The report includes survey results and recommendations to...

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015   “If teachers became more engaged in self-advocacy and policy development, their classrooms would reflect those changes.” These words were spoken by Angela Gunter, a Daviess County English language teacher. This year, Gunter is leading 55 teachers across southern and western Kentucky’s Green River...

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