Friday, February 22, 2013

Sally M. Wade presents on effective family engagement strategies at the 2013 Foundations Afterschool Conference

Parent involvement in their child’s education is widely known to enhance outcomes for students. Dr. Sally Wade presented two sessions on strategies that support family engagement in afterschool programs at the Foundations national conference for afterschool and out-of-school time professionals. These “standing room only,” sessions were extremely popular at the conference with active discussions and question/answer periods. Dr. Wade’s presentation included information on research and policy that support family engagement, effective strategies and common mistakes educators often make. One common mistake is focusing all efforts on inviting parents to events where children perform without in... read full article

Thursday, February 21, 2013

MSG team lead by LMI awarded $28.5 Million IDIQ to support Army Deputy Under Secretary

LMI will lead a diverse, highly qualified team, including Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) in competing for tasks to support the Deputy Under Secretary of the Army (DUSA) under a $28.5 million multiple-award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract. The scope of work is reflective of LMI’s acclaimed expertise in deep analytics and organizational improvement.

Over the course of the contract’s three years, MSG under the direction of LMI will compete for task awards to provide DUSA with advisory and assistance services for improving organizational alignment, performance management, cross-functional decision making, and knowledge and information management.

LMI will... read full article