First Lady Michelle Obama Announces the Winner of the Reach Higher Career App Challenge


Gearing Up for SYEP 2021 – Lessons Learned, Resources Offered, and WPTI Training Opportunities

– Workforce Professionals, February 2021


A Virtual Summer Youth Program Yields Leadership Skills

– Henry Street Settlement, September 2020

Teens Earn While They Learn

– Youth Opportunities Unlimited, 2020

City’s New Summer Bridge program to provide youth with enriching activities this summer

– QNS, July 2020

Investing in Next Generation of Education Technologies to Personalize Learning and Inform Instructional Practice

– Institute of Education Sciences (IES), June 2020

Summer Jobs Going Virtual During COVID: What We’ve Learned So Far

– National Youth Employment Coalition, May 2020

The Coronavirus Thread: Local Manufacturing, Buffeted by Development, Gets COVID-19 Spotlight

– City Limits, April 2020

The ED Games Expo “Goes Virtual” to Support Distance Learning

– Institute of Education Sciences (IES), March 2020


Gearing Up for National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week Partner Resources

– National Institute of Standards and Technology, November 2019

Investing in the Next Generation of Education Technology

– Ed.gov, July 2019

See What Ed-Tech Product Ideas Are Being Tested, With Help From the Federal Government

– EdWeek Market Brief, July 2019

Investing in the Next Generation of Education Technology

– Institute of Education Sciences (IES), July 2019


#NICEK12: Increasing Cyber Career Awareness

– Infosecurity Magazine, December 2018

Hats & Ladders Career Tool Wins Seed Funding from National Science Foundation

– EdTech Review, April 2018


“Students Reach Higher” With Apps Designed to Put Them on a Career Path

– Hispanic Outlook, January 2017


Civic Tech Roundup: August 31, 2016

– Tech Talk Seattle, August 2016


– Reach Higher Blog, August 2016

ThinkZone Games Takes Top Prize in White House Edtech App Challenge

– Xconomy Article, August 2016

First Lady, Education Department Announce Winner in the Reach Higher Career App Challenge

– Ed.gov, August 2016

Innovate Newsletter

– Ed Surge, August 2016

ThinkZone Games Wins Grand Prize in Reach Higher Career App Challenge

– Ed Surge, August 2016

Reach Higher Career App Challenge Selects Grand Prize Winner

– The Journal, August 2016

Reaching Higher

– Tobias Wright, July 2016

5 Finalists Picked in Reach Higher Career App Challenge

– 21st Century State, June 2016

Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher Initiative Announces Finalists in Career App Challenge

– Ed Surge, May 2016


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