February 2014

    • 06 Feb 2014

      America’s Education System at a Crossroads: New Research and Insights on Business-Educator Partnerships in PK-12 Education

      BOSTON— Today, Harvard Business School (HBS), The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation released two new research reports on the role business leaders can and should play, in partnership with education leaders, to transform PK-12 education in America. The three organizations came together in 2013, as part of Harvard Business School’s U.S. Competitiveness Project, to research the role of business in improving the nation’s education system. The research phase culminated with the Business and Education Leaders Together conference last November at HBS, where more than 100 business and education leaders convened to review and revise the insights. Read more.