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Member Insights: Why Is Now the Time to Invest in Public Education Advocacy?

Funders should take note: grantmakers who want to strengthen public education and support multi-racial democracy can invest in this critical pathway forward.

Grantmakers for Education

The Future of Smart: Episode 27

Grantmakers for Education

LEAD Impact Group 2024 Summer Fellowship Program Application Open

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December 2023

College Is a Net Positive for Black Students in Florida

This research brief examines 96,710 Black Florida high school students who took the SAT between 2004 and 2010. The findings show clear and compelling advantages associated with college attendance that not only benefit Black students, but the state of Florida as well.

Helios Education Foundation
November 2023

Portrait of a Thriving Youth

Drawing on 40 years of interdisciplinary research about the science of adolescence, the Portrait of a Thriving Youth describes what optimal development looks like during this important period of development.

University of Virginia Youth-Nex
November 2023

The Future of Smart: Episode 22

In this special episode, civil rights icon Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Jr., and LaShawn Routé Chatmon, executive director of the National Equity Project, explore lessons from the civil rights movement and their relevance to today.

Grantmakers for Education
November 2023

Why Rural Matters 2023: Centering Equity and Opportunity

Many rural communities are facing multiple crises in terms of educational loss and more. This report looks at how educational supports and resources for student well-being are being distributed, casting light on which of our rural children are most in need of additional support.

The National Rural Education Association
November 2023

Testing the Waters: Insights into Parent Perspectives on Through-Year Assessment Implementation

What if instead of a single, longer test at the end of the year, state tests were embedded throughout the school year? Several states are implementing or exploring this idea of “through-year” assessments.

November 2023

Americans' Views on Change and Collaboration

New research into attitudes on collaboration finds people think positive change is possible through compromise. And they believe philanthropy can play a unifying role.

Walton Family Foundation

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