Have you visited GrantSpace, the Foundation Center's learning community for the social sector? In the Education area of the site, you'll find education-themed videos and podcasts, sample grant proposals, the latest education-related reports from IssueLab, funding facts and figures, an FAQ, a Twitter feed featuring the tweets of education funders, and more. Stop by and join the conversation!
An initiative launched by fifteen nonprofit organizations, Understood works to support parents of children with learning and attention issues with state-of-the-art technology, personalized resources, free daily access to experts, a secure online community, and practical tips. Visitors to the site can access resources related to managing challenges that arise in the context of school and learning, friends and feelings, and family.
Summer Learning Programs
Free summer-learning programs can help narrow the math achievement gap among low-income students, a RAND Corporation report finds. Commissioned by the Wallace Foundation, the report, Ready for Fall? Near-Term Effects of Voluntary Summer Learning Programs on Low-Income Students' Learning Opportunities and Outcome (72 pages, PDF), found that fourth-graders who attended a full-day learning program during the previous summer scored higher on math tests than those who didn't.
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