Excellence in K-12 Education

Conrad Foundation

Partner since 2016

 

Promotes contextual learning, innovation and entrepreneurship, and foster students’ abilities to apply these skills to create a sustainable world for this and future generations.

 

Our partnership supports the 2017 Conrad Spirit of Innovation Challenge for students from around the world. 

DonorsChoose

Partner in 2016

 

Makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

 

Our partnership supported the “Best School Day Ever” – a flash fund for student-led projects. 

 

Learning Heros

Partner since 2017

 

Learning Heroes is a digital platform designed to help parents of young children play an active role in their children’s education. Learning Heroes shares content that respond to parents’ biggest areas of concern, and provides resources to help parents understand and support what their child is doing in school. 

 

Our partnership with Learning Heros supports their work to illuminate parent understanding of sociel and emotional learning. 

 

 

 

MIT Media Lab

Partner since 2016

 

The MIT Media Lab is an interdisiplinary research laratory at the Massachusets Institute of Technology devoted to projects at the convergence of technology, multimedia, and design. 

 

Our partnership supports the Media Lab Learning Initative, which fosters the development of better tools for ceative learning and increases the impact of technology on learning for all. 

 

One Day University

Partner in 2017

 

An Aspen Institute Youth & Engagement Program, this organization delivers innovative education programming across the country. 

 

Our partnership supports the One Day University Pilot for DC Metro High School students to experience college classrooms, explore campus life, and connect with resources to support college completion.

TED Ed

Partner since 2016

 

Sparks and celebrates the ideas of teachers and students around the world.

 

Our partnership supports TED Ed Clubs and Innovative Educators. 

 

The Buck Institute for Education

Partner since 2017

 

Creates, gathers, and shares high-quality Project Based Learning instructional practices and products and provides services to teachers, schools, and districts.

 

The Buck Institute is a Students Rebuild partner. Our partnership supports the creation of a project-based learning unit as part of the Students Rebuild Difference Challenge. 

Tools of the Mind

Partner since 2017

 

Tools of the Mind is a research-based pre-K and Kindergarten program that combined teacher professional development with curriculum supporting development of cognitive, social-emotional, and self-regulatory skills that underpin academic success.

 

Our partnership supports the development and testing of a digital, interactive, individualized reading curriculum, designed to support self-regulated learning and address challenges in the teaching of reading.

Woodrow Wilson Academy of Teaching and Learning

Partner since 2016

 

Seeks to transform teacher education by creating a model to prepare teachers and school leaders to succeed in the diverse classrooms of today and to shape and lead the schools of tomorrow.

 

Our partnership supports the development and launch of the first class of teacher candidates, starting with teaching science, technology, engineering, and math in middle and high school. 

 

World Science Festival

Partner since 2009

 

Gathers great minds in science and the arts to produce annual live and digital content that allows a broad general audience to engage with scientific discoveries.

 

Our partnership supports the event and educational programming. 

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