Transparency isn’t simply access to education data—true transparency comes from the ability to use data to improve education.
Jacob Esquivel, sophomore at the Ewing Marion Kauffman School, shares his reflection from a recent trip to Argentina and Chile through the Youth Ambassadors program.
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.
The Lean Lab’s 2016 Incubator Fellowship welcomes parents, students and teachers to impact education innovation.
KC Degrees supports postsecondary access, attainment, and workforce development efforts across the bi-state Kansas City metropolitan area
The Relay Graduate School of Education is job-embedded and practice-based, provides current and future school leaders with the instructional and cultural leadership skills necessary to transform schools.
Kansas State College Advising Corps places recent college graduates in underrepresented communities within Johnson and Wyandotte counties to provide college advisement services to more than 10,000 high school students and their families to identify “best fit” pathways that lead to postsecondary completion.
The Kauffman Foundation invests in individual schools that demonstrate the capacity to deliver strong academic outcomes for students in Kansas City.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City’s Bridges to Postsecondary Attainment Initiative provides students with support and guidance as they complete high school, apply to a postsecondary pathway, and attain postsecondary credentials.
College Advising Corps places recent college graduates as full-time college advisers in high schools, working to foster a college-going culture within the schools they serve
4.0 Schools is a nonprofit incubator of education entrepreneurs.
The Lean Lab is an innovation laboratory for K-12 public education focused in Kansas City
Kauffman Scholars alumni fulfill Mr. K’s dream that investing in KC students would return college graduates who invest in KC.
New district leadership and new schools provide exciting opportunities for Kansas City families this school year.
Hear perspectives from two of the newest Kansas City Public Schools board members as the new school year kicks-off
We support large-scale initiatives that complement the Foundation's core Education and Entrepreneurship work.
Eric Wilkinson sits down with Kauffman Scholars Legacy Interns to discuss what they learned from their summer internship, what they have planned for the coming year and words of advice for future students.
Program awards grants of $35,000 each to seven junior faculty members
Hear about the Teach For America corps members who work to improve education in our community and how this pipeline of talent is making an impact beyond the two-year service commitment.
Christopher recaps his recent presentation on parental use of education data at the National Center for Education Statistics Summer Conference in Washington, D.C.