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November 3 2016

by Southwest Journal 

Girls Who Code CEO Reshma Saujani - our 2016 Education Partners Luncheon keynote speaker - is trying to get more girls into computer-related fields. She's profiled in this story by reporter Nate Gotlieb. 

October 10 2016

These 53 partner organizations demonstrated outstanding commitment to Minneapolis students through their generous financial and program support, strategic leadership and collaboration. 

June 29 2016

AchieveMpls Media Release 

AchieveMpls has received a $750,000 grant from The Pat and Tom Grossman Family Fund to strengthen career support services, particularly for students who are not pursuing four-year college degrees.

June 9 2016

AchieveMpls Media Release

Danielle Grant currently serves as Executive Director for MPS Educational & Cultural Services & Indian Education, where she has led systems-level change to help ensure that all students have the academic, cultural, social-emotional and basic needs support they require to be successful learners.

May 10 2016

by Bonsa, Edison High Class of '16

Senior year is frustrating, and we need someone to push us, to help us build patience when we face bumps and hills so that we can bounce back.