‘School Leaders’ Stories
Closing the Gap: College and Career Readiness
September 7, 2023
Explore the critical relationship between closing the opportunity gap and achieving college and career readiness. We delve into the complexities of the achievement gap, strategies to bridge it, and the importance of preparing students for their future with the right skills and knowledge.
5 Creative Ideas to Emphasize College and Career Readiness
August 24, 2023
We share some creative ways schools can get students excited about postsecondary choices.
Achieving Equity in Postsecondary Planning for Elgin U-46
May 28, 2021
District leaders reflect on the challenges they worked to address as they built a districtwide vision to ensure all their graduates were prepared and supported to achieve postsecondary success.
Coming Full Circle
November 7, 2019
In this interview, we chat with Mandele Davis, the first-year principal at Houston’s Eisenhower High School. She shares her family history with education, her path to becoming a principal, and how she’s working to improve the college-going culture for the next generation.
Building The Plane As We Flew It
June 18, 2018
In celebration of OneGoal’s 10-year anniversary, we sought to collect reflections from some of the numerous individuals who have helped build the organization. Matthew King co-founded OneGoal, serving as a founding Program Director and going on to join the OneGoal – Chicago Board of Directors where he continues to serve. Here he reflects on how far OneGoal has come.