Education

Americans are Ready to Get Serious on Campus Sexual Assault

The prosecution recommended a six-year sentence, but Brock Turner, the star swimmer at Stanford University got just six months. The recent national discourse around this case seems to show we have come a long way in terms of openly recognizing and addressing the problem of campus sexual assault. But it’s cases like Turner’s that remind us just how much more needs be done. 

Don't Call Them Dropouts

Last year, Lincoln Park Strategies spent close to two months collecting data on close to 2,000 high school dropouts and 1,000 non-dropouts for America’s Promise to produce a comprehensive report on what this cohort looks like and why they decided to leave school.

Read the full report here and also click here for a short documentary discussing the project. For a quick executive summary of the project, click here.