Get up to speed on an early childhood education assessment method, pre-K programs in large cities, American students' performance versus international peers, civic education, and equity in adult college completion.
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The second cycle of Tau Grants will support outreach for the 2020 Census and/or Voter Registration for organizations, programs, or initiatives working in targeted communities that have historically low rates of participation in the Census and voter turnout.
Jessie Ball duPont Fund elected respected public theologian Reverend Jennifer Bailey as an individual trustee. Jen will serve an initial five-year term beginning in January 2020.
The Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation unanimously voted Brian M. Butler, longtime Central Florida resident, and leader with a passion for philanthropy, to its board of directors.
What began as a small group of communities working together to find solutions for one of the major obstacles in the pathway out of poverty — the failure to read on grade-level by the end of third grade — has become a massive network of communities and cross-sector entities aligned in their commitment toward creating better futures for children and families through the national Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR Campaign).
Approximately 2.9 million family caregivers provided an estimated 2.4 billion hours of care per year worth a staggering $31 billion to their parents, spouses, partners, and friends in 2017, according to latest report of AARP’s Valuing the Invaluable series.
To ensure that our Education Affinity Group (EAG) funders are kept up to date on pertinent news and information, we are proud to offer this bi-weekly digest as a benefit of FPN membership. We gather important news and research on early childhood education, K-12, postsecondary, and other state and federal education developments so it’s easy for our members to stay informed.
The Community Foundation of Collier County Hurricane Dorian Disaster Relief Fund has granted $96,000 to Samaritan's Purse, a nonprofit dedicated to the needs of individuals in crisis, to rebuild six homes in Grand Bahama and Great Abaco Islands at $16,000 per home/family.
Updates on Census 2020, the 2020 legislative session agenda, a forthcoming behavioral health white paper, vaping, and access to dental care.