Impact in Place: A progress report on the Department of Education's Place-Based Strategy

This report looks as the Department of Education's progress in adopting place-based strategies. It looks at six elements identified as critical to the implementation of a successful place-based program: 1) Engage the Community Through Asset Mapping and a Needs Assessment; 2) Focus on Clear Results and Develop Shared Data Tools; 3) Integrate Programs From Cradle to Career; 4) Build Core Capacities Within Organizations and Communities; 5) Break Down Silos; and 6) Capture and Share Learning.