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Duke TIP, NGVF Help Gifted, Disadvantaged Youth Prepare for Success
In summer 2008, twenty-five intellectually gifted 8th- and 9th-graders
from the Kansas City area will travel to five prominent universities to
take part in comprehensive, accelerated learning and preparatory
programs as part of the Duke TIP/Next Generation Venture Fund Scholars
initiative for talented but disadvantaged youth.
The Entrepreneurship Law (“eLaw”) Web site is an online community and tool devoted to expanding legal entrepreneurship curriculum and education. This Web site contains helpful information and materials for professors, as well as the general public.
Entrepreneurship in American Higher Education
The report explains why entrepreneurship matters to American higher education and offers broad recommendations about the potential of entrepreneurship as a key element in undergraduate education, the major, graduate study, the evaluation of faculty, topics referred to as the "co-curriculum," and the management of universities.
Fact Sheet on 2007 Youth Interest in Entrepreneurship Survey
This fact sheet sums up findings of a Harris Interactive online survey of 2,438 youth ages 8 to 21 about entrepreneurship.
FIRST Robotics Kansas City 2007 Regional Video
This video provides a look at the excitement generated during the inaugural FIRST Robotics Kansas City Regional competition.
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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