Mike Shafarenko

Director, Civic Commons ideastream

Mike Shafarenko

I'm the Director of Civic Commons ideastream and one of its co-founders.

My Recent Activity

Exploring Non-Academic Issues that Support...

This is one of three breakout sessions, which will engage participants in discussions about the best practices and promising trends related to dealing with the social and cultural expectations for first-generation college...

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: Hal Smith - At the Urban League, we work on "out of school time." There are those working in this...

Mike Shafarenko

Question: What are we doing in our district and community to address student's first eight years of child's education? How are we preventing issues before students reach high school? 

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to What college readiness means to our community? : Question: What are we doing in our district and community to address student's first eight years...

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: Randy McShepard - In THINK/KNOW categories, those are being covered by school districts and...

Mike Shafarenko

Eric Gordon, what are we doing with respect to the THINK, KNOW, ACT, GO framework:  - District is doing aggressive work to role out core curriculum; teachers working on addressing what students really need in depth. -... Continue reading

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: Hal Smith - The framing makes sense. One of the things that I want to extend is the idea that...

Mike Shafarenko

Eric Gordon, what are we doing with respect to the THINK, KNOW, ACT, GO framework:  - District is doing aggressive work to role out core curriculum; teachers working on addressing what students really need in depth. -... Continue reading

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: Brenda Stotesbery - most of my students are capable of learning mathematics; where they struggle...

Mike Shafarenko

Eric Gordon, what are we doing with respect to the THINK, KNOW, ACT, GO framework:  - District is doing aggressive work to role out core curriculum; teachers working on addressing what students really need in depth. -... Continue reading

What college readiness means to our community?

I responded to What college readiness means to our community? : Eric Gordon, what are we doing with respect to the THINK, KNOW, ACT, GO framework:  - District...

What college readiness means to our community?

Moderated panel discussion moderated by Dr. Rosemary Sutton (Vice Provost for Academic Programs, Cleveland State University) - Panelists include Eric Gordon, CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District; Randell McShepard,...

Broadening our Definition of College Readiness

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: A systems approach:  1) Calibrate: ThinkReady (deepening thinking stragegies for postsecondary...

Mike Shafarenko

What does college/career readiness mean? Findings are based on the books College Knowledge, College and Career Ready, and College Carrers Citizenchip by David Conley.

Broadening our Definition of College Readiness

I responded to Mike Shafarenko: Four Keys to College and Career Readiness   1) Key cognitivie strategies - Think: problem...

Mike Shafarenko

What does college/career readiness mean? Findings are based on the books College Knowledge, College and Career Ready, and College Carrers Citizenchip by David Conley.