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Budgeting and Student Outcomes

Marguerite Roza, Ph.D., is Director of the Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University and Senior Research Affiliate at the Center on Reinventing Public Education.

Earlier this month, Roza worked with participants in a session of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy. Roza focused on spending trade-offs in schools and the need for clarity when analyzing budget […]

By | 2017-01-10T14:43:16-08:00 January 10th, 2017|

Making an Impact

One of the main goals of the Center for Teaching Quality is to “pioneer new ways for teachers to spread their ideas and expertise.”

The Center for Teaching Quality’s Jessica Cuthbertson and Kris Kohl recently shared with a recent session of The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy a number of tools to help teachers […]

By | 2016-12-19T11:03:47-08:00 December 19th, 2016|

Bright Smiles for Students

Colgate-Palmolive, through the Kids In Need Foundation, is donating 7,500 Colgate toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste to The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE.

Starting this week, the Teacher EXCHANGE, which is a member of the Kids In Need Foundation Resource Center network, will be distributing Colgate toothbrushes and toothpaste to students at 10 elementary schools […]

By | 2016-12-13T15:32:18-08:00 December 13th, 2016|

Jason Kamras on Leadership

Jason Kamras, Chief of Instructional Practice for the District of Columbia Public Schools, is one of the nation’s most innovative education leaders.

Earlier this month, Kamras worked with leaders in the current cohort of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy.

During a break in one of the classes, Kamras took a moment to discuss the […]

By | 2016-12-19T10:56:18-08:00 December 9th, 2016|

Sands Education Council to Empower Leaders

On Nov. 30, the Sands Education Council – a partnership comprised of Las Vegas Sands, The Public Education Foundation, Teach For America–Las Vegas Valley and Nevada Succeeds – announced its plan to provide 21st century site-based leadership training in the Clark County School District.

Las Vegas Sands is funding the initial phase of this training to The […]

By | 2016-12-02T08:50:28-08:00 December 2nd, 2016|

Student Artwork Chosen for Holiday Card

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The Public Education Foundation has selected artwork from Henry Shi, a junior at West Career & Technical Academy, to grace the cover of the Foundation’s holiday card this year (seen above).

The Foundation was looking for compelling artwork to inspire hope this holiday season, and it established the […]

By | 2017-01-10T09:54:43-08:00 December 1st, 2016|

CCSD Students, Teachers and Professional Musicians to Perform Together at The Smith Center on Nov. 30

LAS VEGAS (Nov. 15, 2016) – A Tribute to the Arts Concert Series will present its annual “Holiday Extravaganza” concert at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 in The Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall. The concert series is a partnership among Clark County School District, The Public Education Foundation and The Smith Center.

“Holiday Extravaganza,” which is sponsored […]

By | 2016-11-14T13:05:55-08:00 November 15th, 2016|

Inside Education Highlights We R Community

We R Community, the teen service-learning initiative of The Public Education Foundation, was profiled by Vegas PBS’ “Inside Education” program on Nov. 1.

Lisa DenBleyker, Director of We R Community, was interviewed by the program’s host, Mitch Truswell.

They discussed how We R Community, which recently kicked off its ninth year, empowers students and helps them make […]

By | 2016-11-14T11:34:53-08:00 November 14th, 2016|

High School Seniors Encouraged to Apply for The Public Education Foundation’s Scholarships

LAS VEGAS (Nov. 2, 2016) – The Public Education Foundation is launching the 23rd year of its Scholarship Program and is urging high school seniors to start the application process now. Last year the Foundation awarded more than $1 million in scholarships to students pursuing a post-secondary education.

Most scholarship application deadlines are February 14, 2017. […]

By | 2016-11-01T15:55:42-07:00 November 2nd, 2016|

High School Seniors Encouraged to Apply for The Public Education Foundation’s Scholarships

 

The Public Education Foundation has launched the 23rd year of its Scholarship Program and is urging high school seniors to start the application process now. Last year the Foundation awarded more than $1 million in scholarships to students pursuing a post-secondary education.

Most scholarship application deadlines are February 14, 2017. Students can visit The Public Education […]

By | 2016-11-01T15:49:31-07:00 November 1st, 2016|