List of Partners

International Rescue Committee

Partner since 2015


Helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. IRC teams provide health care, infrastructure, learning and economic support to people in 40 countries, with special programs designed for women and children. 


The International Rescue Committee is a Students Rebuild Partner for the Healing Classrooms Challenge, which supports Syrian youth from conflict areas to recover from crisis and grow into happy, healthy adults.

Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop

Partner since 2013


Focuses on the challenges of educating children in a rapidly changing media landscape by conducting original research on emerging education technologies and collaborating with educators and media producers to put this research into action.


Our partnership supports the Families & Media Project, which aims to unearth the potential that media may have for enriching family learning and routines, especially in families from underserved populations


Partner since 2014


Creates imaginative and inspiring play spaces for youth across the country to promote the preservation of play everywhere and for every child.


Our partnership supports KaBOOM!’s behavioral research and the development of enriching play environments for children and families.  

KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program)

Partner 2010-2014


Prepares students in underserved communities for success in college and in life through a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools.


Our partnership supports KIPP’s i3 grant work, which will accelerate the school leadership pipeline and encourage adoption of its finely honed leadership training programs in non-charter school settings. Our partnership also supports KIPP’s Fix the Planet Program, transforming Saturday school into an opportunity for middle school students to create individual enrichments projects. 

Leading Educators

Partner since 2015


Partners with schools and districts to maximize the leadership development of highly effective teachers, bolstering the talent pipeline and, in turn, increasing student achievement.


Our partnership supported Leading Educators’ Teacher Fellowship program.  

Our current partnership supports Leading Educators' expansion into new regions and the development of high-impact programming with districts.