“The essence of our work revolves around focused grant making, moving towards measurable goals, and driven by thoughtful strategies.”
– Dwight L. Stuart, Jr., Chairman of the Board of the Stuart Foundation.
The Stuart Foundation supports effective education systems in California and Washington that provide opportunities for all students to learn, achieve and thrive. Primarily working through education systems, we promote strategies that nurture students to be self-reliant, succeed in education and careers, and engage meaningfully in their communities.
Mills Teacher Scholars is supporting Oakland Unified School District teacher scholars to use collaborative inquiry to better understand what kind of learning opportunities are necessary to develop the Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) competencies that bolster student academic success.