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Stone Grantees Explore Equity at Annual Convening

Pursuing Educational Equity: Early Childhood Through 12th Grade

2017 Grants Awarded

Advancing Early Childhood: Multiple Approaches, Common Goals

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Stone Grantees Explore Equity at Annual Convening

In September of 2017, the Stone Foundation hosted professor john a. powell, Director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley, for a series of conversations on race and equity. powell, an internationally recognized expert in the areas of civil rights, civil liberties, and structural racism, spoke to Chicago-based funders and Stone grantees on addressing racial inequities in their work.

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Pursuing Educational Equity: Early Childhood Through 12th Grade

The W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation is committed to improving student outcomes in urban schools in the United States. In order to advance this mission, the Foundation has identified several levers for change and has chosen to fund organizations that have made important contributions to the levers. In 2016, twenty organizations were invited to a cross-grantee convening from early childhood and k-12. The focus of the groups work spanned policy, practice and research.

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