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.

  • Check out IP's three funding guides for Global Health to learn about grants, funders, and key program officers.
    Though the foundation is pretty tight-lipped as to how much money it invests in each of its global health partner companies, we dug up a few numbers: Zyomyx. Gates invested $6 million between 2007 and 2009 and an additional $10 million to support its point ...
    03/10/2015 - 11:48 pm | View Link
  • Gates Foundation Invests in Corporation to Fight Disease
    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is investing $52 million in CureVac, to fund a new factory in Germany. The factory will make drug products using mRNA. This represents the foundation’s largest ever investment in a corporation. It is also a symbol of ...
    03/9/2015 - 2:37 am | View Link
  • Bill Gates invests in Foundation Medicine, which uses genome data for cancer diagnostics
    Foundation Medicine Inc. said that Bill Gates of Microsoft fame is among investors who expanded the Cambridge company’s Series B financing round by an additional $13.5 million. Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates. (AP File Photo/Ted S. Warren ...
    01/8/2013 - 6:36 pm | View Link
  • Why Our Foundation Invests in India
    There are 400 million Indians living in extreme poverty ... India is a solid investment for anyone who cares about development. Bill Gates is the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He regularly posts his thoughts about the Foundation's ...
    02/10/2012 - 6:21 am | View Link
  • UPDATE: GE Foundation Invests $18 Million in Common-Core Work
    It currently has three contracts with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, together worth $4.1 million, to do common-core related work. Those projects include creating ways to measure the complexity ...
    02/1/2012 - 4:46 am | View Link
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  • Press Releases
    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announces new $776 million investment in nutrition to tackle child mortality and help all women and children survive and thrive
    06/30/2015 - 1:05 pm | View Website
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    The Gates Foundation’s effort to eradicate polio offers the chance to protect millions of children from paralysis forever.
    06/30/2015 - 10:06 am | View Website
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation News
    Chronology of Coverage. May. 7, 2015. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will make initial donation of $75 million to establish network of disease-surveillance teams ...
    06/30/2015 - 4:23 am | View Website
  • Family Planning
    Family planning is a key part of the foundation's broader commitment to empowering women and improving family health.
    06/30/2015 - 2:42 am | View Website
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF or the Gates Foundation) is the largest private foundation in the world, founded by Bill and Melinda Gates. It was launched in ...
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