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