A major new report developed by the YEF Institute offers city leaders a detailed guide for building management information systems in order to coordinate local afterschool programs more effectively.
The Forum for Youth Investment, working in collaboration with NLC, recently launched the Tennessee Cities Challenge to help local policymakers develop a shared and actionable vision for youth in their communities. Through this initiative, 5-7 selected communities in Tennessee will receive training to implement the principles of Ready by 21® - a set of innovative strategies that helps communities and states make a measurable difference in the lives of children and youth.
The YEF Institute and the Foundation Strategy Group sponsored a recent 90 minute webinar on "Improving Outcomes for Children and Youth through Collective Impact." The webinar explored how municipal leaders, staff and partners can maximize results by better coordinating and aligning their efforts to improve outcomes for children and youth.
America's Promise Alliance recently hosted a webinar in partnership with nFocus Solutions that explored the challenging process of adopting a comprehensive data management system to ensure all students are on track to graduate from high school, college and become career ready.
The LEADS (Longitudinal Education Analysis and Decision Support) data warehouse is playing a central role in facilitating city-school partnerships to better support Nashville students.