Friday, July 28, 2017

MSG Identifies Successful Community College Education Strategies

Through Supporting Student Success, a U.S. Department of Education project, Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) identified evidence-based promising practices to increase the college transition and completion rates of lower-skilled learners at community colleges. MSG Technical Assistance produced a publicly accessible series of videos and accompanying discussion guides.

Supporting Student Success through Professional Development

Blending Adult and Developmental Education-A Hybrid Model

Managing Commu... read full article

Monday, July 17, 2017

MSG Receives Exceptional CPAR Rating

Manhattan Strategy Group (MSG) received the Federal Government’s highest possible rating for its performance on a Rural Education Technical Assistance project – Technical Assistance to Rural SEAs, Districts, and High School Graduation Initiative Grantees.

“The quality of Manhattan Strategy Group’s services and products was superior,” the Department of Education’s Office of Elementary and Secondary Education stated in its Contractor Performance Assessment Report (CPAR).

MSG Managing Partner Shezad Habib credited the results to great teamwork and a rigorous internal review process. Laura Lanier, Director of Technical Assistance, noted that the rating “supports the exceptional pr... read full article