2016 90% by 2020 Fall Newsletter (December, 2016) - A focus on the Ready for Kindergarten network work.
2015 90% by 2020 Community Partnership Report (January, 2015) - click this link to access the report on Issu.com. Or, you can open and download the PDF file.
2014 90% by 2020 Community Partnership Report (June, 2014)
This is the first report of the 90% by 2020 Partnership, outlining the goals and objectives of this community initiative and also sharing current data for the six indicators identified by the partnership as a baseline grounding our work and progress.
Mobilizing Communities: Improving Northwest Education Through Collective Impact (May, 2014)
90% by 2020 is profiled in this publication along with six other communities that are employing collective impact to lead economic and civic change by improving the educational outcomes and long-term success of students and families.
Alaska Career and Technical Education Plan
Alaska Department of Education & Early Development, Alaska Department of Labor & Workforce Development, University of Alaska
In the News
"Alaska's higher high school graduation rates are just smoke if standards are low" by June Sobocinski, Commentary, Alaska Dispatch News (January 4, 2016)
"Back-to-school season is giving time for social agencies, businesses" by Tam Agosti-Gisler, Letters to the Editor, Alaska Dispatch News (August 19, 2015)
"It's not just playing hooky: How chronic absence hurts school-aged kids" by Maleesa Johnson, Alaska Dispatch News 2015 Back to School Special Section
"Business and the New Entry-Level Workforce" by Tasha Anderson, Alaska Business Monthly (May, 2015)
"Alaska's young people do us proud, and still need our support" by Deborah Williams, Commentary in Alaska Dispatch News (May 14, 2015)
"Drawing on Community Wisdom to Guide Collective Impact" , Education Northwest (March 19, 2015)
Energizing Youth To Take Action on a Widespread Community Problem" by June Sobocinski, Sarah Sledge, and Ciara Johnson, Northwest Matters - blog of Education Northwest (March 19, 2015)
You can't learn much if you don't show up at school" by Tasha Boyer, Commentary in Alaska Dispatch News (January 18, 2015)
"Alaska afterschool programs pay big dividends, but need help now" by Ciara Johnson, Commentary in Alaska Dispatch News (October 23, 2014)
"Workforce development begins in Kindergarten" by Andrew Halcro, Commentary in Alaska Dispatch News (September 28, 2014)
"Quality Collective Impact in Action: Anchorage United for Youth" by Emily Smith, Striving for Change (September 22, 2014)
"Super Student Tasha Boyer Leading Inside & Outside Her School" by Corey Allen-Young, KTUU (September 12, 2014)
Press Release: "Community partners sign proclamation recognizing September as Attendance Awareness Month in Anchorage" (September 9, 2014); Municipality of Anchorage Proclamation - Mayor Dan Sullivan;
"Defining Quality Collective Impact" by Jeff Edmondson and Ben Hecht - Stanford Social Innovation Review, Fall 2014
‘90% by 20’ Report Shows Progress in Raising Graduation Rates by Molly Dischner - Alaska Journal of Commerce (August, 2014)
"Anchorage's Education Revolution" by Michele Brown - Advancing Anchorage Magazine (Summer 2014)
"Making out-of-school programs a priority would help everyone, not just kids" by Alana Humphrey - Alaska Dispatch News (July 31, 2014)
"Collective Impact" by John Kania and Mark Kramer - Stanford Social Innovation Review (2011)
RELATED Links AND RESOURCES
Tools & Tips for Reading With Children, United Way publication