Gates Foundation Invests More Than $300 Million In Ed Reform

United Press InternationalGates Foundation invests more than $300 million in ed reformWashington PostThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Thursday announced a $335 million investment in teacher effectiveness, with major grants for experiments in tenure, evaluation, compensation, training and mentoring in three large school systems ...Gates Foundation gives $335 million for effective teaching in four statesSeattle TimesGates Foundation gives $335M for teacher qualityThe Associated PressL.A.

  • Help for African agriculture: Some question the Gates role
    In Seattle to challenge the Gates Foundation's Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa or AGRA, which invests in agriculture to reduce ... “that if anybody comes in with even a little money, say a million or more, they're given free run to control ...
    10/10/2014 - 7:54 am | View Link
  • Bitcoin Weekly 2014 Oct 8: Gavin Anderseen on Bitcoin scalability, Blockchain receives $30m, Bill Gates, the BearWhale is dead
    Gavin Anderseen, best known as a Bitcoin core developer, has spoken up about needed changes to the Bitcoin block chain to address issues of scalability in a long blog post on The Bitcoin Foundation’s website. received $30 million in an ...
    10/8/2014 - 7:21 am | View Link
  • The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
    And although Gates has given an astounding $38 billion to his charitable foundation, thanks to Larson ... meaning that Larson invests Gates' money, buying and selling, with completely autonomy. And he does it all under a cover of such ferocious secrecy ...
    09/20/2014 - 4:50 am | View Link
  • Teachers protest in downtown Seattle, say Bill Gates is ruining education
    Bill Gates ... Foundation on Thursday evening to demonstrate their disdain for the Common Core standards that have been implemented in 45 states, thanks largely to support from the Gates Foundation. The Foundation has not only put more than $200 million ...
    06/27/2014 - 7:51 am | View Link
  • Gates Foundation Invests Half-Billion in Success of Community College Students
    To that end, the Gates Foundation is investing $35 million over five years to boost community college graduation rates through its latest program called Completion by Design. It is a huge goal. Nearly half of all undergraduates — about 13 million ...
    01/8/2014 - 3:05 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Agricultural Development
    Agricultural Development is one of the largest initiatives of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. To date, we have committed more than US$2 billion to agricultural ...
    10/22/2014 - 8:40 pm | View Website
  • Vaccine Delivery
    Global immunization coverage has never been higher. More than 100 million children are immunized each year against tuberculosis, polio, measles, diphtheria, tetanus ...
    10/22/2014 - 4:44 pm | View Website
  • Bill Gates
    William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. Gates is the ...
    10/22/2014 - 1:31 pm | View Website
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF or the Gates Foundation) is one of the largest private foundations in the world, founded by Bill and Melinda Gates. It was ...
    10/22/2014 - 11:44 am | View Website
  • Bill & Melinda Gates foundation
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Grand Challenge Partners Commit to Innovation with New Investments in Breakthrough Science. A consortium of partners including ...
    10/21/2014 - 11:12 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Living News