Two leading education transformers kicked off GFE's 19th Annual Conference, Education without Limits: Shaping the Future of Grantmaking, with a focus on equity in education.Tony Wagner, Expert In Residence at Harvard University’s new Innovation Lab, kicked off the morning general session. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan discussed teacher leadership during the lunch general session.
The Pritzker Children’s Initiative of the J.B. and M.K. Pritzker Family Foundation and The Bridgespan Group released a new paper that estimates that 1 in 4 kindergarteners nationwide – 1 million total – come from low-income families and enter school not fully ready to learn.
This report looks the status of early childhood higher education offerings in California and how these programs have evolved over the last decade.