Friday, July 26, 2019

Manhattan Strategy Group Begins Work on National Charter School Resource Center for U.S. Department of Education

BETHESDA, MD - Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) kicked off its management of the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) on Monday, July 22, 2019.

NCSRC provides specific technical assistance (TA) to Charter School Program grantees. It functions as a national platform to disseminate best practices through a range of activities, including direct TA, meetings, reports, studies, newsletters, and national surveys. NCSRC supports a variety of focus areas within the charter school sector, including facilities, authorizing, accountability, new school development, tribal charter schools, and others.

MSG is a leading government contractor in the provision of TA to ... read full article

Monday, March 18, 2019

Manhattan Strategy Group Featured in Bethesda Magazine Business Notes

BETHESDA, MD – Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) was the lead feature in today’s edition of “Business Notes” in Bethesda Magazine. The piece highlights MSG’s move to a new collaborative office in downtown Bethesda, which is a part of the company’s growth strategy.

The feature was published in the wake of MSG’s March 14 Open House for its clients and partners, which welcomed representatives from the U.S. Departments of Education, Health & Human Services, and Labor.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

MSG Joined OELA for English Learner Family Engagement Webinar

BETHESDA, MD – Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) joined the U.S. Department of Education's Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) for a “Family Engagement” Webinar for educators who work with English learners (ELs). OELA provides national leadership to help ensure that English learners and immigrant students attain English proficiency and achieve academic success. The Family Engagement webinar provided key research and strategies for fostering family engagement and Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requirements related to EL family engagement.

Webinar presenters included OELA’s José A. Viana, Assistant Deputy Secretary and Director; Melissa Escalante, Management and Program ... read full article

Thursday, February 07, 2019

KNOW Charlotte! Names MSG’s Laura Lanier One of 100 Women to Know

BETHESDA, MD – Laura Lanier, Manhattan Strategy Group’s (MSG) Senior Director of Technical Assistance, has been featured in the KNOW Charlotte! inaugural listing of 100 women you must know and do business with, an annual publication that features dynamic women in virtually every industry.

Lanier will also be featured in the BEST OF KNOW 2018 hardcover book, which honors extraordinary individuals for their national notoriety, inspiration, dedication and significant contribution to the advancement of women. As part of her selection for the BEST OF KNOW 2018, Lanier will speak at the KNOW Tribe Summit 2019, April 11-13 in Scottsdale, AZ. The women featured have no... read full article

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

MSG Cares Initiative Donates Over $10K to Local Charities

BETHESDA, MD – MSG Cares, a philanthropic matching program of Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) that supports employee volunteerism, exceeded its charitable giving target with overwhelming employee support for the December Donation Drive. Employees raised over $5,000 with a 1:1 corporate match, resulting in $10K in donations to partner organizations.

“I’m very proud to see that the MSG Cares initiative exceeded its donation target for the charities selected by our employees. MSG was happy to match all funds raised by our team,” said Shezad Habib, MSG Founder, President and Managing Director. “It’s great to start the new year with a focus on helping others and I’m excited about the p... read full article