Select Publications

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America’s Languages: Investing in Language Education for the 21st Century America’s Languages is the final report of the Commission on Language Learning, responding to request from a bipartisan group of members of Congress. First Idea helped to manage every aspect of the project, from fundraising and report writing to government and PR strategies.

Heart-of-the-Matter-2The Heart of the Matter: The Humanities and Social Sciences for a Vibrant, Competitive, and Secure Nation The Heart of the Matter is the final report of the Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences, responding to a bipartisan request from members of Congress. First Idea helped to manage every aspect of the project, from fundraising and report writing to government and PR strategies.

Lincolns-visionRecommitting to Lincoln’s Vision: An Educational Compact for the 21st Century Public Research Universities: Recommitting to Lincoln’s Vision is the final publication of The Lincoln Project, which seeks to preserve public research universities as centers of learning, culture, research, and entrepreneurship. First Idea helped to manage every aspect of the project, from fundraising and report writing to government and PR strategies.

Heart-Around-CountryThe Heart of the Matter Around the Country The Heart of the Matter Around the Country is a record of the public initiatives and impact inspired by the Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences. It chronicles events and activities in dozens of states as well as legislative responses. First Idea organized and managed all of the Commission’s outreach.

ali-e1489447390978.pngMuhammad Ali: The World’s Champion The World’s Champion was selected by the New York Public Library for their “Books for the Teen Age” list and by Booklist as one of the year’s Top 10 Youth Sports Books. It is one of several books written or edited by John Tessitore, principal of First Idea.

 

Select Clients

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Harvard Business School
  • EMC Corporation
  • Scholastic Inc.
  • The Dilenschneider Group, Inc.
  • The Travis Manion Foundation
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Syncplicity, Inc. file share services
  • Broadridge investor communications
  • The Christian Science Monitor
  • Grolier Publishing Company
  • Dennis Publishing LTD