From Micro to Mosaic: Progress in Aligning Systems

Save the Date – May 13, 2016: KConnect and Kent County Essential Needs Task Force (ENTF) will host a free breakfast presentation highlighting efforts across Kent County’s…

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Equity and Public Will: Becoming intentionally inclusive

Watch Video Here.   In Kent County today, there exists a rich mine of undeveloped talent, untouched resources, untapped wealth… actively thriving and growing, but…

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Data Insights: Equipping students for success

Michigan’s continued student achievement stagnation means the state now ranks 41st in fourth-grade reading compared to states across the country—far from the top ten status…

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Mutual Reinforcement: Cultivating greater alignment

Holly Bechiri, editor of The Rapidian, sat down with Kent County staffers Wayman Britt and Matthew Van Zetten to talk about working together to move…

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Common Agenda: Creating a college-going culture

Since 2009, informed leaders in Kent County have been actively studying an important question: how to create a pervasive, persistent, and potent college-going culture in…

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