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Power Up Your Organization's Data With Microsoft's Power BI

Power Up Your Organization's Data With Microsoft's Power BI

Susan Hope Bard  |  January 18, 2017

With a little help from her colleague Jordan McCarthy, Tech Soup's Susan Hope Bard shows you how to use Microsoft BI to gather data from different sources, prepare it, and show it in bar graphs, line charts, maps, and more....

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Commentary and Opinion

With Social and Emotional Learning, All Kids Have a Chance to Thrive

With Social and Emotional Learning, All Kids Have a Chance to Thrive

Jennifer Buffett   |   November 29, 2016

As school administrators begin to understand that teaching at students is not enough, more and more of them, writes the NoVo Foundation's Jennifer Buffett, are embracing social and emotional learning (SEL) as a proven strategy for improving student performance.... 

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Gun Violence in Chicago, 2016
January 19, 2017
The spike in homicides in Chicago in 2016 — from 485 in 2015 to 764, a 58 percent increase — was due largely to an increase in gun violence, a report from the University of Chicago Crime Lab finds. According to the report, Gun Violence in Chicago, 2016 (31 pages, PDF), 90 percent of the homicides in the city in 2016 were committed with a...
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NPO Spotlight

Education Pioneers

Education Pioneers

January 10, 2017

Founded in 2003 by a former teacher who served as legal counsel to Aspire Public Schools, a charter school management organization, Education Pioneers recruits and develops talented students and professionals from diverse backgrounds to work for K-12 school districts, charter schools, and other education organizations....

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HeForShe
January 5, 2017

The HeForShe campaign for gender equality provides a systematic approach to and targeted platform on which men and boys can engage and become change agents for the achievement of gender equality....

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