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Recipient Purpose Term Amount
Charter Fund, Inc. To support continued investments in high-performing charter schools. 2016 - 2019 $6,000,000
Kitamba, Inc. To support the Texas Education Agency's System of Great Schools Network, a program for districts interested in the portfolio model of school governance. 2017 - 2018 $92,000
Recovery School District To help develop high-quality teachers in New Orleans, Louisiana. 2011 - 2012 $50,000
The Mind Trust, Inc. To support Grantee's mission to provide support to local charter operators in Indianapolis, Indiana, with the overall goal of improving academic outcomes. 2018 $1,156,000
County of Allegheny To place a fellow within the U.S. Department of Education who will help jurisdictions use privacy-protected data to measure programs' performance. 2015 - 2017 $155,296
SAGA Innovations, Inc. To develop and implement a literacy tutoring program for at-risk students in elementary school. 2017 - 2018 $175,000
Westchester Community College Foundation, Inc. To support implementation of the City University of New York's Accelerated Study in Associate Programs at Westchester Community College. 2016 - 2021 $1,000,000
President and Fellows of Harvard College To support Harvard Law School's Legal Services Center in its efforts to challenge predatory lending practices in the for-profit college industry. 2017 - 2019 $3,297,855
50CAN, Inc. To promote quality school options in Camden, New Jersey. 2015 - 2017 $79,059
Education Pioneers, Inc. To identify, develop, and retain dynamic education leaders in and around Houston, Texas. 2011 - 2012 $200,000
New Schools for Baton Rouge To promote high-quality school options in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. 2016 - 2018 $9,962,443
Stand for Children Leadership Center To provide general operating support and help improve K-12 education in the state of Louisiana. 2014 - 2017 $1,000,000
Thomas B. Fordham Institute To promote high-quality school options in the United States. 2012 - 2016 $210,000
Johns Hopkins University To fund a randomized controlled trial of the My Brother's Keeper Success Mentors and Student Support Initiative. 2016 - 2022 $1,372,005
The Regents of the University of California, San Diego To fund a randomized controlled trial of performance incentives for community college instructors and their students. 2016 - 2022 $312,147
Bipartisan Policy Center, Inc. To develop bipartisan policy recommendations to improve institutional responsibility for student outcomes. 2017 - 2019 $313,529
Veterans Education Success To conduct research and educational outreach about policies related to protections for student veterans. 2017 - 2019 $599,500
Black Alliance for Educational Options, Inc. To promote high-quality school options in New Orleans, Louisiana. 2012 $300,000
Greater Houston Community Foundation To improve K-12 public education. 2013 - 2015 $1,700,000
North American Council for Online Learning Ltd. To support digital learning. 2012 - 2014 $300,000
Teacher Town USA, Inc. To promote high-quality school options in Memphis, Tennessee. 2016 - 2018 $1,180,000
America Achieves, Inc. To support Results for America projects that advance government's use of evidence and data. 2016 - 2017 $2,592,102
MDRC To support a randomized controlled trial of Career Academies in California high schools. 2017 - 2030 $2,943,916
The University of Texas at Dallas To support the Kain Center for Education Policy Research. 2014 - 2020 $2,541,193
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