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Education/Educational Institutions

5th Annual Texas Education Grantmakers Policy Symposium and Day at the Capitol

26 - 27
Feb 2019
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, February 27, 2019 (All day)
Austin, TX

This two-day event is the state's largest convening of Texas grantmakers interested in Texas public education policy and provides grantmakers with a unique opportunity to learn from national and state public education policy experts, network with

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U.S. Department of Education Teleconference

Mar 2015
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 2:00pm

Join your peers in business and philanthropy for a call with U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Tuesday, March 3rd at 2:00 pm Central Time.

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Texas Convening II Brings Together State and National Education Advocates

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Philanthropy Southwest's Lucille DiDomenico joins more than 50 distinguished speakers and panelists from throughout Texas and the nation for this decision-maker’s convening event to network and increase the effectiveness of postsecondary success leading to living wage employment in Texas,

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Philanthropy's Role in Promoting Early Childhood Education

Jun 2014
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 2:00pm

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 13 Register TODAY at Join your colleagues for a national webinar to discuss the most recent trends in

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Dropped? Latino Education and Arizona’s Economic Future 2012

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This report, funded by the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust and the Helios Foundations, serves as a follow up piece to the Morrison Institute’s landmark report, Five Shoes Waiting to Drop on Arizona’s Future , urged Arizonans, from policymakers to parents, to deal with the substantial and persistent academic achievement gap between Latino and White students. Failing to address this issue, the report warned, would have serious economic consequences for all Arizonans. as well as a call to action. This report’s findings are further evidence that Arizona has not fully recognized or embraced...