Reports

Transform a New Day

28 Nov 2017
Transform a New Day

It was a dark and dreary time. There were many days when students just didn’t show up for school. When they did, disruptive behavior often led to disciplinary consequences. Th ere was talk of a take-over. A bandage was not going to stop the bleeding, nor would it heal the wounds.

Achieving Educational Equity and Justice in Career Academies: Challenges and Promising Strategies

20 Jul 2017
Achieving Educational Equity and Justice in Career Academies: Challenges and Promising Strategies

In an era in which there is increasing interest in preparing students for success in both postsecondary education and careers, as well as life, it is key to gain a better understanding of career academies’ potential and challenges. This includes examining the extent to which the model increases opportunities and improves outcomes for students, and how to ensure that career academies increase educational equity and justice and do not perpetuate inequities.

Ford NGL 2016 Annual Report Highlights and Review

04 Jun 2017
Ford NGL 2016 Annual Report Highlights and Review

Achieving and sustaining meaningful educational transformation requires that we elevate our collective efforts.

The multi-colored bands of the balloon signify both the individual roles and the interdependence of Ford NGL network members. Unity of purpose, collaborative relationships, and mutual support capture the energy required to create impactful community connected learning opportunities and lift the students we serve to new heights.

Ford NGL 2016 Annual Report - Taking Our Mission to the Next Level

02 Jun 2017
Ford NGL 2016 Annual Report - Taking Our Mission to the Next Level

Achieving and sustaining meaningful educational transformation requires that we elevate our collective efforts.

The multi-colored bands of the balloon signify both the individual roles and the interdependence of Ford NGL network members. Unity of purpose, collaborative relationships, and mutual support capture the energy required to create impactful community connected learning opportunities and lift the students we serve to new heights.

Ford NGL Executive Summary

10 Jan 2017
Ford NGL Executive Summary

Ford NGL comprises a network of mutually supportive communities that encourage one another to continuously improve. They seek opportunities to innovate and go further in their quest to increase student achievement, improve workforce and economic development outcomes, and ultimately achieve community prosperity.

2015 Annual Report - "Going Further" Together

15 Jan 2016
2015 Annual Report - "Going Further" Together

Ford NGL is transforming education by opening new roads to success for future generations, and creating better opportunities for the community leaders of tomorrow.

2014 Annual Report - Caring, Sharing, and Daring...TO GO FURTHER

21 Jan 2015
2014 Annual Report - Caring, Sharing, and Daring...TO GO FURTHER

The way things have traditionally been done in classrooms, and are still done today, could probably continue forever. But just as letters turned to e-mails and candles became bulbs, the world evolves. In order to have a future with the most capable students, the most efficient workplaces, and the most prosperous economy, our schools must evolve, too.