Excellence in K-12 Education

50 Eggs, Inc.

Partner 2013-2015

 

Led by award-winning documentary filmmaker Mary Mazzio, this film production company is dedicated to creating films with positive social impact.

 

Our partnership supports the production of the documentary film, Underwater Dreams, which seeks to inspire policy makers and thought leaders to bring more and better STEM education to all students.

Character Lab

Partner Since 2013

 

Connects the science of character strength development with teachers and their classrooms. The Character Lab co-designs and funds research on character development to inform the creation of practical tools for K-12 teachers and families.

 

Our partnership supports the design and dissemination of tools and resources to classrooms. 

College Summit

Partner 2014-2015

 

Works with schools to prepare low-income high school students to succeed in college and careers by leveraging Peer Leaders, College Summit curricula, and student data.  

 

Our partnership supports College Summit’s App-A-Thon program. The program provides opportunities for Peer Leaders to train teachers on the use of the College App Map, which they can then use in their classrooms to equip students with tools to make getting to and through college more transparent and accessible.

Harvard Graduate School of Education Ed.L.D. Program

Partner 2013-2016

 

Trains education leaders to improve student opportunity, achievement and success in the US and throughout the world.

 

Our partnership supports the Doctor of Education Leadership Program (Ed.L.D.). This new and innovative degree is a practice-based program that fuses education, business and public policy for an education experience that prepares students to be effective and thoughtful leaders in the education field.  

Los Angeles Fund for Public Education - LightSail

Partner 2014-2015

 

Collaborates to build partnerships and support innovative solutions that will advance education and social outcomes for students in Los Angeles.

 

Our partnership supports a LightSail book library for students in LAUSD schools. LightSail is an interactive literacy platform for grades K-12 that supports student literacy growth (and a love of reading) and provides actionable data to teachers and administrators.

Martha's Table

Partner 2013-2015

 

Works to build a better future by addressing short-term emergency needs and long-term solutions to breaking the cycle of poverty through education and family support programs.

 

Our partnership supports Martha’s Table’s Education 2.0 Strategy.

Stand for Children National


Partner since 2013

 

Builds effective local and statewide grassroots networks to help all children get the excellent public education they need to thrive.

 

Our partnership supports Stand University for Parents (Stand UP), a ten-week research-based course for parents of public elementary school students that supports positive and productive family-school partnerships, boosts parents' confidence and self-efficacy and arms parents with actionable strategies to increase student learning.

Technology Access Foundation (TAF)

Partner since 2013

 

Introduces students of color to quality STEM programs and role models to promote social change and educational equity.

 

Our partnership supports the TAF Academy, a 6th-12th grade partner school that works with public school districts to provide meaningful STEM education and academic support to students.

University of Washington College of Education - U-ACT

Partner 2014-2015

 

Elevates the field of education through prestigious programs from undergraduate courses, to teacher preparation, leadership preparation, and graduate studies. The UW Accelerated Certification for Teachers (U-ACT) is an alternative pathway for teacher certification that is driven by in situ practice and coaching by expert educators.

 

Our partnership supports researching the effectiveness of translating U-ACT to other teacher preparation programs.  

Univision Education Week

Partner in 2013

 

Leverages the power of its network to educate viewers on early childhood education, STEM education, college readiness and other education topics and provide communities with ways to improve education outcomes.

 

Our partnership supports the Education Week Summit, part of Univision’s ongoing education initiative, “Es el momento” (the moment is now).  

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