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04 Mar, 2013, 17:06 ET New McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Examines Accountable Healthcare Design for Accountable Care

 Questions linger about how major changes to Medicare, such as the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Healthcare Act (PPACA),...


11 Dec, 2012, 11:25 ET Teaching Children to Do Their Best and Be Their Best - An Expanded Approach to Character Education

McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Details Why School-Based Character Education Is Needed  U.S. educators should look for new...


13 Sep, 2012, 15:19 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Paper Urges Innovative Developmental Education Programs to Improve College Student Success

 Strong developmental education programs must be regarded as a cornerstone of college preparation in the U.S. because more students are...


12 Jul, 2012, 14:10 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation White Paper Reveals How Upcoming State Education Standards Could Impact Adult Education

 State education departments throughout the country are, for the first time, in the process of agreeing on and establishing new and more...


20 Jun, 2012, 12:34 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Advocates Teaching Sustainable Personal Finance to Students and Adults

 The U.S. is facing a dangerous knowledge gap in financial literacy for adults and children that is threatening the future economic...


20 Mar, 2012, 10:12 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Cites Urgent Need to Improve Effectiveness of Instruction in Adult Education

 Studies forecast that from 2007 to 2032, better-educated individuals retiring from the U.S. workforce will be replaced by younger...


09 Jan, 2012, 10:55 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation White Paper Calls for New Approach to Creating Effective Financial Literacy Programs

 A new report by The McGraw-Hill Research Foundation calls for a more comprehensive approach to help adults make sound personal finance...


01 Dec, 2011, 16:44 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Addresses Growing Demand for a Skilled and Educated Global Workforce

A policy paper released today by The McGraw-Hill Research Foundation calls for greater collaboration between the business and education...


30 Nov, 2011, 14:22 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Advocates Expanding Sustainability Education

A McGraw-Hill Research Foundation policy paper argues that sustainability education must be expanded and more fully integrated into students'...


01 Nov, 2011, 10:21 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Policy Paper Urges Organizations to Deliver Mobile Training To Employees

Global workforce demographics, advancements in mobile device accessibility and capabilities, the emergence of effective mobile learning tools, and...


28 Sep, 2011, 08:30 ET Miami-Dade County Superintendent and Former West Virginia State Superintendent Offer Proven Strategies for Developing Excellent Leadership at Under-Performing Schools

In a policy paper released today by The McGraw-Hill Research Foundation, "Strategies for Rescuing Failing Public Schools: How Leaders Create a...


26 Sep, 2011, 12:14 ET University President Offers Innovative Strategies to Increase STEM Achievement in Higher Education

Research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is critical as the nation addresses key challenges in healthcare, the...


19 Sep, 2011, 12:11 ET McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Paper Urges Colleges to Launch and Enhance Freshman Programs That Address Alarming Dropout Rates

As a growing number of first-year college students drop out of school because they are unprepared to adjust to the academic and social rigors of...