June 1, 2018: JFYNetWorks Awarded $100,000 Cummings Foundation Grant | JFYNetWorks is one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program.
March 23, 2017: Speaker Robert DeLeo, JFY’s Chairman Otis Gates and Others Reminisce | Event in Boston, MA
February 28, 2017: JFYNetWorks Introduces Their NEW MONTHLY SERIES: #JFYNetPartnerSchool Spotlight | Patti Parisella
November 11, 2016: How to Achieve Diversity in Boston and Massachusetts Business | Gary Kaplan, Executive Director of JFYNetWorks and David Driscoll, former Massachusetts Commissioner of Education. | Originally published by the Boston Business Journal
October 24, 2016: Don’t Scrap Madison Park: It’s Time for Madison Park To Get Some Respect | Gary Kaplan
January 2016: JFYNet Saves Students $1 mm, Targeted instruction eliminates 2000 remedial courses | JFYNetWorks announces that its JFYNet College Readiness program has saved students over $1 million in tuition and fees for remedial college courses. | Press Release
November 6, 2015: ‘Pre-medial’ Education: Heading Off the Need for Remedial Coursework in College with JFYNetWorks‘ intervention programming. Webcast at Washington’s Fordham Institute | Article and on-demand webcast
October 26. 2015: Closing the College Readiness Gap – JFYNetWorks on Panelist Event November 5th | JFYNetWorks Joins Fordham Institute as Panelist on Live Webcast | Press Release
May 19, 2015: JFYNetWorks: Announcing Launch of JFYNetWorks Redesigned Website | by Patti Parisella
May 5, 2015: JFYNetWorks: Innovation in our DNA | JFYNetWorks has re-invented itself –again. Now we’re in the forefront of College and Career Readiness. | by Gary Kaplan
April 18, 2015: Education Does Reduce Inequality | Op-ed response 4/17/15 – The Wall Street Journal
April 16, 2015: Tommy Chang, Boston’s new school superintendent, made his first public appearance Tuesday evening at the EdVestors Showcase – Tommy Chang, Boston’s new school superintendent, made his first public appearance Tuesday evening at the EdVestors Showcase.
March 1, 2015: Unprepared for Community College | The main reason for community colleges’ low graduation rate is low academic skills. – The Wall Street Journal published a recent letter to its editor penned by Gary Kaplan, Executive Director of JFYNetWorks.
February 2, 2015: “Higher education is not producing enough graduates to supply the state’s work force.” – Lowell Sun 2/1/15 | By Amelia Pak-Harvey
December 12, 2014: “College grad pipeline springs remedial leaks, ‘We can’t afford waste of human resources’ – By David Driscoll and Gary Kaplan, Commonwealth Magazine (online).