Education Grantees - In-School Grantees - 2017

Organization Area Served Purpose Amount
Ace Charter School Santa Clara To increase student math proficiency via network-wide professional development for teachers and school leaders on Common Core content and instruction, including the use of new formative assessments and data to drive curriculum using new Engage NY models. $60,000
Brisbane School District San Mateo To provide students access to the high cognitive demand, college and career ready concepts and skills of the Common Core State Standards through facilitated professional development and collaboration. $66,274
Campbell Union High School District Santa Clara To prepare middle and incoming high school students to master Integrated Math 1 through expanded professional development for teachers and administrators including a structure for teachers to share work. $80,000
East Palo Alto Charter School and Phoenix Academy (Aspire Public Schools) San Mateo To support East Palo Alto Charter School and Phoenix Academy to provide professional development and coaching to mathematics teachers through a vertically-aligned Complex Instruction program. $55,290
Escuela Xochitl Tonatiuh Santa Clara To build a learning community of math teachers who will use the most effective means available to help impoverished English language learners reach and exceed grade level performance in math. $55,000
Krause Center for Innovation (Fiscal sponsor: Foothill-De Anza Foundation) Both To support Karuse Center for Innovation to increase teacher content knowledge in pre-algebra, algebra and transformational geometry and promote the use of technology through  professional development for teachers grades six through ten. $89,780
La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District San Mateo To improve student outcomes on local and state measures by strengthening teacher understanding of the Standards for Mathematical Practice and providing site leaders with tools to support shared learning. $97,127
New Teacher Center Santa Clara To provide Eastside Alliance teachers professional development on Common Core State Standards-Mathematics Lesson Study and other new pedogogy. $80,000
Partners in School Innovation Santa Clara To provide targeted professional development, coaching and on-site technical assistance at four sites in Franklin-McKinley School District to close mathematics achievement gap. $80,000
Resource Area for Teaching Both To provide hands on materials, curriculum and coaching for educators to improve math comprehension among 5th, 6th and 7th graders, increasing success in 8th grade algebra. $55,000
San Jose State University Research Foundation San Mateo To support San Mateo county teachers professional development at summer coaching institute and five follow-up workshops during the academic year. $80,000
Silicon Valley Education Foundation Both To provide 200 Eastside Alliance teachers four math symposia, 24 hours of Common Core aligned professional development, and 75 hours of in-class practice through Elevate [Math] program. $70,000
    Total $868,471