We must remain vigilant that our desire to know is in lockstep with our ability to understand as well as our capacity to act. Data are an important aspect of decision-making. It helps us determine what action is the most beneficial, which actions may bring on the most risk and it can even predict how […]
Erin O. Crosby, CCE’s Director of Communications, talks about about our tendency to isolate and abandon communities where poverty exists during TEDxSMU Salon 2012.
Dallas Social Venture Partners has announced it will invest $40,000, its public/private sector expertise and volunteers in The School Zone-West Dallas to help improve the lives of students and families in the community. You can learn more about DSVP’s three-year investment here.
Dallas’ high school dropout rate cost us $5 billion annually in lost wages, yet we have invested $776 million in bridges, museums and performing arts centers. During her presentation at the 2012 Mayor’s Education Breakfast, Regina Nippert challenged us to consider the implications of funding bridges and museums at the expense of providing all children […]