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2013 Kauffman Foundation Fact Sheet
Learn more about the Kauffman Foundation's key education and entrepreneurship programs, resources and initiatives.
An Inside Look at Charter Schools
A conversation with Kay Merseth, author of the book Inside Urban Charter Schools, who shares her thoughts about charter schools with the Kauffman Foundation.
BEPI: METS Education
Panelists discussed the importance of math, engineering, technology and science (METS) education in schools and the Kauffman Foundation's agenda aimed at improving K-12 math and science achievement.
Building Teacher Quality in the Kansas City, Missouri School District
The primary obstacle to improving teacher quality in the Kansas City, Missouri School District is a deeply entrenched culture of low expectations and indifference that pervades the district, according to a report released by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ).
CDF Freedom School at American Royal in Photos
See photos of the Discover Agriculture Day held for Freedom Schools at the American Royal on July 16, 2007.
Working with partners at Public Impact, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools conducted this study to explore the charter school movement in Missouri, after 10 years of charter school operation. The researchers studied data to understand the current status of Missouri charter schools, and the factors that shaped charter school policy in the state.
Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation was established by the late entrepreneur and philanthropist Ewing Marion Kauffman. The Kauffman Foundation's vision is to foster "a society of economically independent individuals who are engaged citizens, contributing to the improvement of their communities." In service of this vision, and in keeping with our founder's wishes, we focus our grant making and operations on two areas: advancing entrepreneurship and improving the education of children and youth.
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