2019 Grants Awarded: Education

 

OrganizationAmountLocationAward
Bank Street College of Education$50,000New York, NYdescription
Bank Street College of Education will launch and prepare the first cohort of 14 teachers for certification through its Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages Teacher Residency Program.
BPE$120,000Boston, MAdescription
BPE will strengthen its PreK-12 pathway of neighborhood-based Teaching Academies while preparing outstanding Boston Public Schools (BPS) teachers through its Boston Teacher Residency (BTR) program. Additionally, BPE will direct a portion of the funding specifically toward political consulting and communications in order to disseminate key learnings and to build political support for its work.
Center for Collaborative Education$70,000Boston, MAdescription
This grant will support the Center for Collaborative Education's statewide advocacy campaign with the goal of leveraging state policy changes to transform Massachusetts' current education assessment system.
Chicago Public Education Fund$35,000Chicago, ILdescription
This general operating grant supports the work of Chicago Public Education Fund
NYC Leadership Academy$50,000New York, NYdescription
The NYC Leadership Academy will enhance targeted communications efforts that will share our expertise and the knowledge we have acquired about leadership for equity with the broader education field.
Partners in School Innovation$140,000San Francisco, CAdescription
This grant provides general operating support to Partners in School Innovation.
Teach Plus$70,000Boston, MAdescription
This grant provides general operating support to Teach Plus.
The Education Trust$70,000Boston, MAdescription
The Education Trust will engage and support a coalition of Massachusetts equity advocates from civil rights, disability rights, parent, educator, and education reform communities to demand and secure policies that will increase opportunity and achievement for low-income students and students of color.
University of Illinois at Chicago$75,000Chicago, ILdescription
This grant  support for leadership coaching in the University of Illinois Chicago Ed.D. Program to implement a scalable and cost-effective model of direct leadership coaching.