With each tragic experience of gun violence, whether in Isla Vista, Newtown, or every day in the streets of towns and cities across the U.S., we are left asking, why this keeps happening and what we can do as a society to prevent it. In this collection of reports advocates, policymakers, service providers, and researchers from the social sector provide us with valuable insight into these difficult questions.
Worldwide, millions of people are dying or suffering from chronic conditions but cannot access the level of care that is their basic human right. This collection of 80+ case studies, research reports, and evaluations brings together evidence and insights about the most common barriers people face in accessing care and some of the promising approaches to addressing this inequity.
In recent years many school districts have had to restructure their arts curriculums to meet a growing emphasis on standards. This unique collection of reports, case studies, evaluations and white papers focuses on the potential benefits of arts education for students and communities alike, as well as giving examples of creative ways that school districts continue to manage shrinking resources.
President Obama has renewed his call for solutions to the deep economic and social problems that confront young black men. This collection of 80+ reports, case studies, and issue briefs provides valuable examples of how the social and philanthropic sectors are addressing this issue on the ground. Access full reports and key findings about black male achievement... + More