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The Imagine Science Campaign: Collective Action Framework

By | 2017-02-09T09:09:34+00:00 January 16th, 2014|News|

[ut_highlight color=”#1e73be”] CONCEPT PAPER [/ut_highlight] A Shared Vision for America’s Youth [ut_dropcap style=”two”] W [/ut_dropcap] alt Disney was once quoted as saying: “When you’re curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.” Given what Walt Disney accomplished in his life, he was right. Walt Disney’s achievements are perhaps one of the [...]

Collective Action by After-School Providers

By | 2017-02-09T09:09:34+00:00 September 30th, 2013|News|

This month, the presidents and CEOs of some of the nation’s oldest and largest youth development organizations attended a meeting convened by the Noyce Foundation and facilitated by me. At the meeting we discussed whether it was possible for us to collectively increase the number and diversity of students who are interested and literate in science, [...]

Cultural Narratives and the Great Civic Awakening

By | 2017-02-09T09:09:34+00:00 July 16th, 2013|Collective Conversations, Collective Impact, News|

I just returned from a week-long visit to Austria and Germany, where I met with leading thinkers in government, business, and the non-profit sectors. The trip was an amazing experience and I come home with a renewed interest in helping to promote collective action across national borders.  […]

Why We Exist

By | 2017-02-09T09:09:34+00:00 January 1st, 2013|News|

[ut_dropcap style=”one”] P [/ut_dropcap] eople often ask me why I decided to start Symphonic Strategies. I love having the opportunity to answer that question. It allows me the chance to speak from my heart about my personal passion and mission. So, I decided to write something that articulates why we exist as [...]