News & Ideas 2018-02-26T12:44:47-08:00

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15November 2017

Empowering Teacher Leaders

By | November 15th, 2017|

Sixty-three teachers completed the second cohort of The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy this year, and a completion ceremony was held for each of the two cohorts Nov. 7-8. The Teacher Leader Academy is the first of its kind in Nevada and is built on The Public Education Foundation’s [...]

14November 2017

Agents of Change

By | November 14th, 2017|

Some of the toughest issues confronting education were tackled by the recently concluded fifth cohort of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy, an intensive year-long program in which promising leaders at the administrative level are able to build their skills and maximize their capacity, empowering them to serve as [...]

10October 2017

Driving Impact: Sands Education Council

By | October 10th, 2017|

The Public Education Foundation is honored to be a part of the Sands Education Council, which was created by Sands Cares and is committed to high-quality education in Southern Nevada. On a recent broadcast of Channel 13’s show, “The Morning Blend,” we were excited to share with viewers the important [...]

15June 2017

A Good Summer Read

By | June 15th, 2017|

The latest issue of Impact, the newsletter of The Public Education Foundation, is now available. Click here to read the newsletter and learn more about … our leadership training programs receiving a major boost from the State of Nevada; another record-setting year for our Scholarship Program; more than 100 parents [...]

14June 2017

School Climate and Equity

By | June 14th, 2017|

Ryan J. Smith is Executive Director of The Education Trust–West, a research and advocacy organization focused on educational justice and the high academic achievement of all California students, particularly those of color and living in poverty. Recently, during a session at The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy, Smith had [...]

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