Small improvements in education can yield big returns in a society’s health, wealth and well-being. The trick is to identify the proven knowledge, skills, and methods that will have the greatest impact on how we teach.
We've partnered with the Kansas City Public Library to create a speaker series that brings leading thinkers in education to Kansas City audiences.
03/03/14 The Board of Directors of the Ewing Marion Kauffman School today announce the promotion of the school’s founding principal and chief academic officer, Hannah Lofthus, to the role of chief executive officer.
02/24/14 Research paper looks at Missouri pension systems as a microcosm of national challenges in meeting teacher retirement needs and includes recommendations.
02/21/14 We renew our underwriting support of National Public Radio with a call to attract teachers to the Kauffman School.
01/22/14 The new StartupScholars program seeks to place up to 100 current Kauffman Scholars in summer internships locally.
01/07/14 Enrollment of the next class of fifth-grade students for the Ewing Marion Kauffman School’s 2014-15 school year begins Jan. 8 and continues through March 7.
Urban youth in the Kauffman Scholars program talk about their challenges, hopes and dreams.
07/18/13 With support from the Kauffman Foundation and 64 other foundation funders across the nation, the National Council on Teacher Quality undertook an exhaustive and unprecedented examination of the colleges and universities producing America's traditionally prepared teachers.
DioVionne spends his summers reading and writing at the Freedom School
he attends at Kansas City's Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church—the
first Freedom School in Missouri—where he has been a scholar since he
The Children's Defense Fund's Freedom Schools® is a six-week summer educational program for school-age children.
The new Khan Academy Entrepreneurship Series offers tips and anecdotes from entrepreneurs like Richard Branson
In-depth resources on starting your business, brought to you by the experts from the Kauffman Foundation.
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