On May 4, 2010 JPMorgan Chase announced a $325 million initiative to help underwrite the growth of charter schools in the United States.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on K-12 education and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database.
In 2009, ICW embarked on an ambitious agenda. We released our second Leaders and Laggards Report Card on Educational Innovation, published a report on postsecondary access to career and technical education, and testified before Congress on improving employment and training programs in the United States.
The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce has partnered with several Gwinnett organizations to offer a program that develops leadership skills for local high school students.
Alpha Plus, a small company located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is working to improve teacher preparedness and student performance in the region.
Consider this alarming statistic: every hour during a school day, five kids will drop out of school in Marion County, Indiana. All told, that adds up to more than 6,700 students every single year.
Verizon doesn’t just provide Internet, telephone, and cable service – the company’s philanthropic arm, the Verizon Foundation, also offers a one-stop resource for engaging educational lessons covering a wide variety of topics.
Schools are much like businesses – great schools need great leadership.
As the economy continues its sluggish recovery, the Las Vegas Latin Chamber of Commerce (LVLCC) and its members are committed to building the next generation of skilled and educated Las Vegas workers.
An educated and skilled workforce is essential to maintaining and growing a local economy, and business can help by investing resources and expertise in local schools.