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CraigConnects founder Craig Newmark on aligning nonprofits to increase efficacy

Connecting Nonprofits

Featuring Craig Newmark

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark tells us about how he started CraigConnects, chose areas to support, and selected nonprofits to focus on.

Closing Achievement Gaps

Featuring Mike Feinberg, Howard Fuller, Kati Haycock, Rebecca Nieves Huffman, & Remington Wiley

How the civil rights and education reform movements are similar.

Scaling Impact in Education

Featuring Susan Colby, Eva Moskowitz, Larry Berger, Alexandra (Alex) Bernadotte, & Jon Schnur

Education entrepreneurs share how innovative ideas, models, and policies may be focused and scaled so that more children can get the education they deserve.

Future of the Health Care Reform

Featuring Alain Enthoven, Alan Garber, Daniel Kessler, & Philip A. Pizzo

Experts from medical and public health fields offer opinions on the Affordable Health Care Act.

Dan Burden - Environmental Sustainability in Walking Cities

Dan Burden has studied and defined what makes for a pedestrian-friendly community. Even more important, he knows why such places are so valuable for everyone—walkers and drivers alike. In this audio lecture, Burden discusses why walkability is crucial to the sustainability of communities, and what they can do to encourage it.