We're about what works for kids and what they need to succeed. We work with communities in Kansas City, investing in quality programs that support student success from pre-kindergarten
Our work aims to provide young people the education required to pursue their dreams and become successful, productive citizens in Kansas City and beyond.
The Collaborative supports improvements in early childhood education systems and increased options and opportunities for families in the region.
KC Scholars helps low- and modest-income students, as well as adult learners, finance and complete a college education.
A multi-year college access and scholarship program that supports students beginning in seventh grade and works with them until they complete their college education.
The Kansas City Teacher Residency’s mission is to recruit, prepare, develop, and support effective teachers in classrooms across Kansas City.
Kansas City PLUS (Pathway to Leadership in Urban Schools) is a two-year principal certification program for talented educators who want to become transformational school leaders.
As part of AmeriCorps, City Year places diverse young adults in high-need urban schools for a year of service to support students' academic and socio-emotional success.
This free, public charter school operates within the boundaries of the Kansas City Public Schools district and offers a rigorous college preparatory education.
Dedicated to closing the achievement gap in the Kansas City public school system in the next 10 years
The Kauffman Foundation invests in individual schools that demonstrate the capacity to deliver strong academic outcomes for students in Kansas City.
Urban schools and students are thriving in cities across the United States—What can we learn from them?
The Lean Lab is an innovation laboratory for K-12 public education focused in Kansas City
Whether you just completed your degree or are looking for a new challenge, Kansas City offers multiple pathways to give all children the quality education they deserve.