Updates

From the Field - Supporting Students

    From the Field - Leadership

      From the Field - Parent and Family Engagement

        From the Field - Improving the System

          From the Field - Students Experiencing Homelessness, Foster Care and the Juvenile Justice System

            • November 2020 Foundation Update

              Dear Colleagues,  In mid-October, I joined a broad group of leaders in philanthropy in a joint statement expressing our shared concern for our constitutional democracy during a fragile moment, when division and raw feelings are perhaps more on the surface now than they have been in our lifetimes.  As we wait for all votes to be counted and digest the tense aftermath

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            • Foundation Update

              We are inspired and guided by the work of our grantees and partners who are elevating the need to renew the promise of public education and to disrupt longstanding inequities, and to make schools places that foster intellectual curiosity and that center shared human connection by build strong relationships between educators and students – especially for students of color, foster

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            • June 2020 Foundation Update

              Dear Colleagues, As I write to you, my heart is breaking. We had been grappling with the disruption of a pandemic of unknown severity and duration. Now we must reckon with deep and historical racism and pain that none of us can ignore. Like you, the Foundation team is profoundly sobered by this pandemic-turned-economic crisis and its yet unknown –

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            • COVID-19 Statement to the Field

              The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted education, the economy, and life as we know it. But even as the immediate horizon is difficult to see, this much is certain: We will get through it.

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