FCIM Releases Request for Proposals Seeking Strategic Communications And Project Management Support for Key Projects, due May, 14, 2018
The Funders' Collaborative for Innovative Measurement seeks a consultant to support the project management and communication needs of three core projects of the Collaborative, which was created to leverage and coordinate the increasing national interest in “hard-to-measure” intrapersonal and interpersonal competencies and support strategic collaboration among private foundations, public funders and other educational stakeholders. Provide notice of intent to apply by April 30, 2018 and submit full proposal by May 14, 2018.
Obama Administration Announces More than $375 Million in Support for Next-Generation High Schools, November 15, 2015
The Funders’ Collaborative for Innovative Measurement is committing $700,000 to advancing research, design, and improvement around “hard to measure” interpersonal and intrapersonal skills. The Collaborative is launching with the support of nine private foundations and has focused on encouraging student uptake of the skills, dispositions, and competencies that are increasingly seen by researchers and practitioners as inherent to the learning process and critically important for success in college and career readiness, as well as in civic and everyday life.