Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
A Grantseeker’s Guide to Early Childhood Education Funders
Times are tough for early childhood education funding, and over the next ten years, they may get even tougher. According to the Urban Institute’s 2015 report, Kids Share 2015, only 10 percent of all government funding goes to children.
Desegregation First Step in Oakland Public School Reform
Public schools matter. The quality of the public K-12 school system should be the metric against which a city’s overall success is measured. However, public schooling is often instead a hotbed of socioeconomic inequality and the last frontier of urban renewal.