STEM Education

The study of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) has implications for workforce development, national security concerns, and immigration policy.

KC Education Speaker Series

A partnership between the Kauffman Foundation and the Kansas City Public Library, this speaker series brings leading thinkers in education to Kansas City audiences.

Mapping Our Future

At the Kauffman Foundation, we know that if our work is to make any difference, we must start by looking within.

Making Wishes Come True

Wishbone.org founder Beth Schmidt shares how her TFA experience inspired her to start her company, what running a nonprofit is like in what she calls "the new age of nonprofits," and how education and entrepreneurship make perfect bedfellows.

Learning by Example

At the Ewing Marion Kauffman School, students aren't the only ones learning every day.

The Whole is Greater than the Sum of its Parts

Leaders of the organizations comprising the Kansas City Education Funders Collaborative discuss the origins of the group, their beliefs, and hopes for sustainable impacts on students in Kansas City's urban schools.

The Science Alliance

The KC STEM Alliance is a collaborative network of Greater Kansas City area school districts, higher education institutions, and local business interests working together to meet the growing demand for highly skilled professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

New Kauffman ‘Thoughtbook’ Explores Ideas That Drive Progress through Education, Entrepreneurship

11/12/14 First-time digital format features dozens of essays, interviews, photos and videos by Foundation leaders, associates and experts engaged in areas related to Kauffman’s mission

On KCPT: Educator Profile | Hannah Lofthus, Kauffman School CEO

03/18/14 KCPT profiles the Ewing Marion Kauffman School's new CEO Hannah Lofthus who has helped build the school from the ground up.

KC STEM Alliance

The KC STEM Alliance is a collaborative network of educators, industry, and community partners committed to expanding the pipeline of students prepared to meet the region’s increasing need for highly skilled professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

KC STEM Alliance

01/11/12 FIRST Robotics and Project Lead the Way, Programs of the KC STEM Alliance