2013 Grants Awarded: Education

 

OrganizationAmountLocationAward
Academy for Urban School Leadership$75,000Chicago, ILdescription
This grant is restricted to the Urban Teacher Residency, AUSL’s residency-based certification program to prepare teachers who will work in low-performing Chicago public schools.
BPE$140,000Boston, MAdescription
This general operating grant will enable BPE to place residents in four schools to impact those schools and student achievement.
Center for Collaborative Education$70,000Boston, MAdescription
This grant is restricted to the Principal Residency Network, an apprenticeship-based principal preparation and certification program with a special focus on leading small, autonomous schools.
Chicago Public Education Fund$35,000Chicago, ILdescription
This general operating grant will enable CPEF to advance its Fund III focus on human capital and innovative uses of technology to drive student outcomes.
Community Initiatives$50,000San Francisco, CAdescription
This grant is restricted to the San Francisco Teacher Residency Project.
Internationals Network for Public Schools$95,000New York, NYdescription
This grant is restricted to the Internationals Network for Public School I3 Grant
National Equity Project$75,000Oakland, CAdescription
This general operating grant will support development and implementation of NEP's Comprehensive District Service Approach.
New Leaders$70,000New York, NYdescription
This grant is restricted to New Leaders' residency-based principal preparation and certification programs in New York and the San Francisco Bay Area.
New Teacher Center$70,000Santa Cruz, CAdescription
This general operating grant supports the New Teacher Center's work in increasing the effectiveness of new teachers.
New Visions for Public Schools$70,000New York, NYdescription
This grant is restricted to the New Visions Urban Teacher Residency Program.
Partners in School Innovation$75,000San Francisco, CAdescription
This grant is restricted for the San Francisco Unified School District Partnership.
New Teacher Center$75,000San Francisco, CAdescription
This grant will enable the San Francisco School Alliance to facilitate the Collective Impact Project, a collaborative effort between the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD), the New Teacher Center, Partners in School Innovation, and the San Francisco Teacher Residency Project.
Teach Plus$70,000Boston, MAdescription
This general operating grant will enable Teach Plus to retain high quality teachers and provide them with opportunities to influence education policy.
University of Chicago: Urban Education Institute$75,000Chicago, ILdescription
This general operating grant will enable the Urban Education Institute to increase its capacity to support instructional improvement through evidence-based practice.
University of Illinois at Chicago: Center for Urban Education Leadership$85,000Chicago, ILdescription
This grant is restricted to the Center for School Leadership's Urban Education Leadership Program, which prepares school leaders to turn around underperforming schools through its innovative doctoral program.
Urban Teacher Residency United$75,000Chicago, ILdescription
This general operating grant will enable UTRU to provide program support and technical assistance to emerging teacher residency programs nationally.
WestEd$135,000Oakland, CAdescription
This grant is restricted to the Strategic Literacy Initiative as part of two I3 awards.