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K-12 surprise in Illinois. The millionaire next door. One acre, 500,000 farmers. The codemaster and his hidden donor.
On buying the Magna Carta, understanding university culture, and interviewing Oprah.
If you had a pot of money to give to advance religious practice, where would you spend it?
A Jewish philanthropist. His Christian college roommate. Healing for many.
Teacher unions ratchet up efforts to organize charters. How worried should donors be?
It’s an old story: Abysmal education outcomes. No accountability for teachers or administrators. No recourse for students or their parents.
Then a new idea comes along and old expectations fly out the window....
Boarding programs and other charter innovations mix elements of family life and education for foster kids in need of both
How a handful of nonprofits, developers, and donors are cementing education reforms, one brick at a time
A faith-based approach to helping victims recover from trauma
The best efforts against poverty reinforce what people are doing right