Education & Youth Development

DeRay Mckesson
Mar 28, 2016 · 6 min read
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Our Young People Thrive

Source: Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Annual Report as reported in Baltimore’s Promise 2015 Baseline Report to the Community.
Source: Maryland State Department of Education, 2014–2015 Readiness Matters Report

Baltimore’s young people attend great schools and have the full support of the community to explore their unique skills and talents, their history and culture

Source: National Center for Education Statistics as reported in Baltimore’s Promise 2015 Baseline Report to the Community.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics as reported in Baltimore’s Promise 2015 Baseline Report to the Community.
Source: Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance analysis of Baltimore City Public School System data
Source: Maryland Higher Education Commission Data Book, 2015.

Demand Accountability and Increase Investments:

Increase Urgency and Expand Opportunity:

Increase and College and Career Readiness:


All of Baltimore’s residents have the education and training they need to compete in the regional economy

Source: U. S. Census, American Community Survey, three-year average, 2011- 2013
Source: Source: Maryland Higher Education Commission Data Book, 2014

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