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STEM or Liberal Arts? Yes!

June 14, 2019 / Comments Off on STEM or Liberal Arts? Yes!

This week for Present Value, Senior Vice President Lee Huang sits down with Drexel Co-op Arty Ariuntuya to discuss his thoughts on higher education. Huang covers topics such as prestige, and the argument of Liberal Arts vs. STEM classes. Below is the beginning of the interview, you can click here to view the full interview […]

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Higher Education: What Will it Look Like in Five Years?

April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Higher Education: What Will it Look Like in Five Years?

ESI is using April to highlight our work with higher education institutions. We value and take great pride in our work with colleges and universities. Our report with Campus Philly, Philadelphia Renaissance: College student retention drives growth in the city and the region, was released yesterday. Click here for more info. We are currently doing […]

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PYSC Game On Philly! Campaign

July 18, 2018 / Comments Off on PYSC Game On Philly! Campaign

In 2017, Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was hired by the Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative (PYSC) to support the Philadelphia Task Force on Sports Based Youth Development (SBYD). The Task Force was created to spearhead the Game On Philly! initiative, a five-year campaign with the goal of providing every child in Philadelphia with an opportunity to participate […]

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A Close-Up Look at China’s National Education Strategy

July 13, 2018 / Comments Off on A Close-Up Look at China’s National Education Strategy

“Education is no longer a matter of knowledge and skills…It is also, more importantly, a matter of values, attitudes, ethics, and morality.” (Quote from Ministry of Education representative, April 28, 2018) In April, I was fortunate to join the inaugural 10-person cohort of the UPenn Graduate School of Education’s Senior Leaders China Seminar, getting an intensive, up-close […]

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ESI Principal Lee Huang Discusses Position as Philadelphia School Board Member

July 10, 2018 / Comments Off on ESI Principal Lee Huang Discusses Position as Philadelphia School Board Member

ESI Senior Vice President and Principal, Lee Huang, was interviewed on the Committee of Seventy, a podcast focused on current events and challenges facing the City of Philadelphia. Serving as a newly appointed member of the Philadelphia Board of Education, Huang speaks about the extensive training process he and other board members endured in preparation […]

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Making a Lasting Social Impact: The Importance of Early Childhood

July 6, 2018 / Comments Off on Making a Lasting Social Impact: The Importance of Early Childhood

Quality early childhood programs have proven to be valuable for helping young children become school-ready and more successful in school and life. The evidence is especially clear that both quality pre/post-natal home visiting and pre-K schooling make substantial differences in opportunity, a child’s ability to adapt socio-emotionally, perform at grade level, graduate from high school, […]

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