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Southwest Initiative Foundation

2 Grants

$600,000
2019
Education
to build a pathway to teaching for diverse candidates in and around Worthington, Minnesota
$75,000
2018
Education
for planning a teacher preparation pathway in Southwest Minnesota

Special School District #1

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$131,000
2016
Education
to support continued administration of the 5Essentials survey district-wide

SRI International

1 Grant

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Menlo Park, CA

$2,187,600
2015
Education
to evaluate Phase 2 of The McKnight Foundation's Pathway Schools Initiative

Teach For America

3 Grants

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New York, NY

$200,000
2019
Education
to support the general operations of TFA-Twin Cities
$200,000
2017
Education
to support the general operations of TFA-Twin Cities and to support TFA’s partnership with New Leaders, a pipeline to school leadership
$100,000
2015
Education
for general operating support

The Minneapolis Foundation

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2019
Education
to support statewide focus groups with school leaders to understand their roles, experiences, and the challenges they face
$10,000
2017
Education
to support communications regarding McKnight's Pathway Schools Initiative

The Sanneh Foundation

1 Grant

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St. Paul, MN

$150,000
2018
Education
to support the Dreamline teacher pathway program, and for general operating support

TNTP

2 Grants

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New York, NY

$300,000
2019
Education
to design and implement one of the first approved alternative certification programs for teachers in Minnesota
$100,000
2018
Education
to support TNTP in planning for and applying to become one of the first approved alternative certification programs in Minnesota

Twin Cities Innovation Alliance

1 Grant

Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2019
Education
to engage parents around the use of big data and predictive algorithms in education

University of Chicago

1 Grant

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Chicago, IL

$3,640,000
2015
Education
to serve as implementing intermediary for the Pathway Schools Initiative

University of Colorado

1 Grant

Denver, CO

$50,000
2017
Education
to distill and disseminate early childhood findings from the Pathway Schools Initiative

University of Minnesota Foundation

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$150,000
2019
Education
to support a research-practice partnership project aimed at translating teacher effectiveness research into district human capital practice
$75,000
2016
Education
to sustain the Child-Parent Center P-3 program and create conditions for high-quality, longitudinal research

University of St. Thomas

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$250,000
2019
Education
to increase the number of teachers of color through implementation of the Diverse Teachers Initiative and increase the number of diverse, transformational school leaders by developing a program model and collaborations with local school systems
$70,000
2018
Education
to establish pathways to teaching for racially, linguistically, and culturally diverse candidates via a collaboration between the Dougherty Family College and the School of Education at St. Thomas

Voices for Racial Justice

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$150,000
2018
Education
to engage Minnesota parents of color and indigenous parents in learning and organizing cohorts for education equity, and for general operating support

Way to Grow

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2018
Education
to strengthen parent engagement and advocacy in education, and for general operating support

West Central Initiative

3 Grants

$190,000
2017
Education
to support the P3 Design team and the B8 Workforce team in their efforts to transform Minnesota's early childhood workforce
$75,000
2016
Education
to support the expansion and activities of the P3 Design Team
$40,000
2015
Education
to support the PreK-3rd Design Team in developing statewide PreK-3rd policy recommendations

Youthprise

2 Grants

$7,400,000
2019
Education
for general operating support
$12,500,000
2016
Education
for general operating support
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