Emily Cole

Production Maven & Community Connector for the Civic Commons

Emily Cole

I work at the Civic Commons as the Production Maven and Community Connector. Feel free to email with with questions, comments, and suggestions at: emilycole@theciviccommons.com

My Recent Activity

Working Towards Collective Impact!

The ultimate goal of the National Talent Dividend is college degree attainment! There are countless initiatives that affect college readiness from: kindergarten readiness, third grade reading proficiency, the transition...

A Seamless Transition from High School to College! Or Is It?

I responded to A Seamless Transition from High School to College! Or Is It?: Tom posed a three questions that led to a robust discussion about the seamless or not-so-seamless...

A Seamless Transition from High School to...

We hosted a Talent Dividend Network (TDN) moderated conversation Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Our moderator was Tom Lasley and he's with Learn to Earn Dayton, The Dayton Foundation, & is a Professor at the School of...

Student Success + College Completion + Thriving Cities

I responded to Emily Cole: Here's a link to learn more about the Access to Success initiative which is a project of...

Emily Cole

I think it's safe to say that most of would agree that success can be nurtured in a student. David Ferguson, Distinguished Service Professor of Technology and Society, as well as Applied Mathematics and Statistics, at... Continue reading

Student Success + College Completion + Thriving Cities

I responded to Student Success + College Completion + Thriving Cities: I think it's safe to say that most of would agree that success can be nurtured in a student....

Student Success + College Completion + Thriving...

We've all heard the old adage: "It takes a village to raise a child." That seems appropriate as we discuss the importance of growing college completion rates nationwide and measuring student success both before and during...

Who was the best performer?

Emily Cole has participated in this Vote

Who was the best performer?

Emily Cole has participated in this Vote

College Access & What's Really Working?

I responded to College Access & What's Really Working?: What's working in your city to improve college access? What's the future of college access in the...

College Access & What's Really Working?

There are countless cities and states working hard to improve college access such as San Antonio, TX and Michigan. This is your chance to be transparent and to talk about collaborations and college access in your city.