At Essential Partners, we believe in the power of our partners to tackle their biggest challenges in their own way, on their own terms. That's why we train and support local stakeholders.
Over the past two years, we’ve been working to understand, evaluate, and measure the impact of our work through participant surveys and interviews, which occur before and after our programs.
The city of Oberlin, Ohio, faced a daunting municipal challenge: deciding whether to renovate four dilapidated school buildings, or to replace them with a single, modern, costly edifice.
Can we make space in the classroom for students to develop convictions—identify what they believe, understand why they believe it, and become willing to share it—while simultaneously inviting them
It's that time of year. Fighting across plates full of turkey season. And these days, it seems, partisan rancor has never been uglier.
Planning a dialogue in coordination with folks from a diverse and divided community can be arduous, frustrating, and time-consuming.
Katie Hyten, EP's Director of Program Operations, recently joined the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute (WRI) for Beyond Civ
While the world may seem rife with harshness, hate, and horror, don’t for a second think that’s all there is.