A Bold New Agenda: Introducing Pioneer’s New Board Chair Adam Portnoy

Pioneer Institute's new Chair of our Board of Directors, Adam Portnoy, President and CEO of The RMR Group, shares thoughts on what inspired him to become more involved in Pioneer's work, highlighting the Institute's data-driven, forward-focused approach to advancing policy solutions and creating more opportunities for all. He also offers his vision for the future, building our community of supporters and increasing our public interest law activities to strengthen our policy impact.

New Video Highlights Need for Greater Access to Public Officials’ Financial Ties

With as new animated video, Pioneer Institute aims to inform the public about barriers to accessing Massachusetts elected officials’ financial information.

Audio: Lead Mathematics Standards-Writer William McCallum

These audio clips are from Professor William McCallum's remarks…

Video: Exiting the National Standards Bandwagon

Heritage Foundation Panel - April 17, 2012 "The Obama…

James McPherson, “The Legacy of Lincoln”

Pulitzer Prize-winning Civil War historian and Princeton University…

A Tale of Two Economies: Job Creation in Massachusetts

In the State of the Union Address last night, President Obama…

$1B a Year More for Transportation?

Pioneer's Jim Stergios spoke with Transportation for Mass.'s Kristina Egan about MA Gov. Deval Patrick's proposal to increase transportation spending by $1 billion a year. Watch this great "Face to Face" clip via our friends at MassINC

“Why Huck Finn Matters: Classic Literature in Schooling” (Sept. 19, 2012)

Pioneer Institute hosted a forum on September 19, 2012 at the…

Video: The 2012 Better Government Competition Awards Ceremony

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“Removing the Barriers: Virtual Schools & State Regulations” (March 1, 2012)

On March 1st, 2012, Pioneer welcomed education experts from across…

“Virtual Schools, Actual Learning: Digital Education in America” (December 2011)

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“A Conversation with Sal Khan” (Nov. 16, 2011)

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