J.B. Schramm is a GOVERNING contributor. He is the founder and CEO of College Summit, a national nonprofit organization that partners with schools and districts to strengthen college-going culture and increase college enrollment rates, so that all students graduate career and college-ready. He is a fellow of the Aspen Institute-New Schools Entrepreneurial Leaders for Public Education.

October 14, 2010

Superman Isn't Waiting in the Wings, But Social Innovators Are

Effective, dynamic social programs are more common than you might think. The challenge is not finding them, it is unleashing their latent superpowers.