The following resources might be helpful to school districts and the community partners who work with them.
Post-College Earnings: Report Looks At Pay by OK Colleges, Majors. PayScale.com, a Seattle-based online salary database, released its annual College Salary Report for 2016 on Tuesday. The report analyzed salary data from 1.4 million alumni from 1,392 colleges across the United States. (Times Record, Sept. 20)
Collective Impact 3.0: The Tamarack Institute recently released an update to Collective Impact. The goal in developing Collective Impact 3.0 has not been to simply fine-tune the original framework but rather to begin upgrading it to reflect important nuances that Tamarack has encountered in our community change work. In the recent paper, Collective Impact 3.0 | An Evolving Framework for Community Change, Mark and Liz explore the future of Collective Impact while revisiting the foundation of the framework. They propose 6 major ‘evolutions.’ A recent webinar on the paper has also been published.
Education at a Glance: This annual publication provides data on the structure, finances, and progress of education systems in the 35 Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, including the U.S. The recently released 2016 edition of the report indicates that the U.S. is above the average on some measures, but there are others presented in the report in which the U.S. lags behind our international peers. (Source: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)