Education: A Golden Age

“The education sector’s structure and policies will change more in the next 3 years than they changed in the last 2,500 years”

NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS RECEIVES $11 MILLION IN GRANTS

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http://www.publiccharters.org/UserFiles/File/Grant%20Release%20Final%2012-3.pdf

“Three major national philanthropies have awarded the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools a total of $11 million to forward the organization’s work of ensuring that high quality public education options are available to families who need them the most.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded the Alliance $5.5 million, the Doris & Donald Fisher Fund $3.4 million, and the Walton Family Foundation $2.1 million, each over three years, to advance the Alliance’s efforts to build the infrastructure needed to support high-performing charter schools, communicate the successes of quality charters to families and policymakers, and to develop sound policy environments to nurture school quality and growth.”

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2008/01/3 - Posted by | Charter schools, US

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