Alum Spotlight

Helping Undo Systemic Racism

At Mass General Brigham in Boston, Taylor Goyette-Frechette develops and delivers racial equity training for the 80,000 employees of a healthcare system that includes Brigham & Women’s and Mass General, two of the world’s most prestigious teaching hospitals...

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Snapshot

Inspiration for Change

Five lessons from the Aspire Institute, a BU Wheelock–based nonprofit that provides professional development for teachers and administrators, project and training support for schools, districts, and states, and access to mentors for newly qualified teachers...

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Research

The Science of Excellence

Edson Filho explores what separates those who make it to the top from the rest of us: how pro players and teams not only excel, but keep pulling out game-winning performances...

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Alum Spotlight

New Beginnings

Gilda Nardone is the executive director of New Ventures Maine, an organization that helps Maine residents of all socioeconomic backgrounds find a job, launch a small business, start or return to college, or get a handle on their finances...

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Feature

Literature That Reflects the World

How Laura M. Jiménez is leading a growing movement to bring more diverse writers, as well as books and stories about complex characters who are Black, Indigenous, people of color, LGBTQIA+, and from other marginalized and underrepresented groups, into the nation’s elementary and secondary school classrooms...

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News & Notes

A Hub For Policymakers

The Wheelock Educational Policy Center is an interdisciplinary hub for research that aims to drive national conversations and policy decisions that influence educational results for historically marginalized students...

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