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The Ingredients for a Successful Charter
Hannah Lofthus, a Teach For America corps member at Leadership Prep Bedford Stuyvesant Charter School, speaks to Kauffman Foundation associates about her experiences as part of the high-performing charter school in New York City.
The State of Middle School and High School Science Labs in the Kansas City Region
This report shares the findings of an audit conducted across thirty school districts in which the state of science labs was assessed. The audit was conducted by SuccessLink, with funding of the project from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. This study was conducted as part of the Kauffman Foundation's multi-year agenda to improve student achievement in mathematics, science, and technology subjects in the Greater Kansas City region.
The Voyage Exhibition as a Teaching Tool
A number of learning modules are available to use with the Voyage Exhibition
Learn more about the Kauffman Foundation's key education and entrepreneurship programs, resources and initiatives.
The Kauffman Thoughtbook is the flagship communication piece for the Kauffman Foundation. The Thoughtbook serves as our annual report. It tells the story of the Kauffman Foundation through essays written by our associates at the Foundation and the influential thought leaders we work with to advance educational achievement and entrepreneurial success.
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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