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Proof Positive: Data Reveals PENCIL‘s Network Creating Transformative Change for NYC‘s Schools and Students The most comprehensive evaluation of PENCIL‘s program to date has found that school-business collaborations are having a greater impact on improving school and student performance than …
From a new set of national academic standards in the Common Core and a new teacher evaluation system, to a new Mayor and the growing demands of the 21st century global economy, our schools are in a period of dramatic transition.