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September 2023

The Future of Smart: Episode 19

Podcast host Dr. Ulcca Joshi Hansen talks with Alexandra Bernadotte, founder of Beyond 12, about using technology to create more human-centered support systems to help historically-underserved students navigate higher education.

Grantmakers for Education

September 2023

Funding Out-of-School Time Programs - Now and in the Future

School districts that received the most American Rescue Plan funds will experience the most significant decline in funding. Learn more about finding sustainable federal, state and local funding sources in this brief.

Children's Funding Project and Grantmakers for Education

August 2023

Leaders and Champions: The Role of Funders in Strategic Public Financing

Some of the most impactful investments foundations can make are those that help organizations advocate for, access and use public dollars. Learn more about strategic public financing in this brief.

Children's Funding Project and Grantmakers for Education

August 2023

New Mexico Study Tour: Building the Future for Students in College and Career

This report provides information on college and career pathways and highlights the experiences and learnings from the New Mexico study tour held in spring of 2023.

Grantmakers for Education
  • October

    2023 Annual Conference

    Preconference workshops close soon! Learn more and register here for Grantmakers for Education's annual conference, taking place in Atlanta, Georgia, October 10-12, 2023. Registration closes September 25!

October 3, 2023

Out-of-School Time Bimonthly Funder Meetup: Preparing for the Fiscal Cliff

Join the EdFunders Out-of-School Time Impact Group for an ongoing conversation with Grantmakers for Education members who fund or are interested in funding the out-of-school time sector. October 3: Preparing for the fiscal cliff and sustaining state-level infrastructure.

November 1, 2023

Raising the Bar: Achieving Academic Excellence

Join this session to hear from U.S. Department of Education’s senior leadership about their efforts to support academic acceleration in the wake of the pandemic.