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Addressing Black Opportunity in America
Deputy Policy Director Laura Moore says to improve upward mobility broadly in America we must have a concerted focus around improving black opportunity generally and for black men specifically. We can’t do this alone.
March 12, 2019
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The New Mobility Demonstration Puts Opportunity Within Reach for Children Across the Country
Policy Associate Sebi Devlin-Foltz explores how the new $25 million for the Housing Choice Voucher mobility demonstration program will help low-income families that receive rental subsidies from the government move to higher-opportunity neighborhoods.
February 20, 2019
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Get to know Policy Associate Laura Moore
Laura Moore joined our team last summer after working as a senior education advisor at the City of Nashville. Today, Moore's policy portfolio at Opportunity Insights includes work on education access for Collegiate Leaders in Increasing MoBility (CLIMB), our partnership between researchers and colleges to improve upward mobility and increase higher education access for low-income students.
January 18, 2019
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Friedman Addresses The Boston Foundation
Opportunity Insights co-director John Friedman presented the Opportunity Atlas at The Boston Foundation on October 10, in a talk pegged to the foundation’s latest Boston Indicators report, "Boston Is Booming... but for Whom?"
October 12, 2018
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Nathaniel Hendren addresses the 12th Annual Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color Gathering of Leaders.
The Boston Globe's Adrian Walker and Dr. Nathaniel Hendren discuss Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: An Intergenerational Perspective at the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color's 12th Annual Gathering of Leaders cohosted by the Boston Public Schools and My Brother's Keeper.
May 30, 2018
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