February 2017

Never Stop Learning

Nonprofit leaders know the value of a good support system. Resources that offer flexible levels of participation and connect us to a strong professional network can be hard to find. When we do find them, they’re worth holding on to.

The Center for New Leadership (CNL) at the Marlboro College Center for Graduate and Professional Studies is one of those resources. The Marlboro approach embraces systems thinking and collective impact; it applies these methods to teaching and coaching. Consultants, practitioners, and students create a learning community focused on making the social benefit sector tick. […]

April 2016

Education: National Core Arts Standards Approved for 2017-18

On February 16, the Vermont State Board of Education adopted the National Core Arts Standards (NCAS) for the 2017-2018 school year. Arts and education stakeholders across the state–including members of the Vermont Curriculum Leaders Association, the Vermont Art Teachers Association, the Vermont Music Teachers Association, and the Vermont Principals Association–advocated for this change.

The NCAS are […]