Leah Hamilton discusses the growing national movement to rethink secondary education and its influence on the Education program’s strategic planning process.
As she retires from the field, Mav Pardee of Children’s Investment Fund reflects on the importance of creating high-quality, supportive environments for early childhood learning.
Recently featured on PBS News Hour, Boston Teacher Residency is held up as an effective, scalable model of teaching in urban schools.
Chris Smith shares how the Summer Learning Project helped 6,500 Boston children return to school ready and motivated to learn.
$810,000 in national funding helps stalled high school graduates jump start their future.
Get to know Barr’s new director of education
Improving program quality to help more children enter school ready.
New reports highlight challenges and opportunities for improving the academic achievement of Black and Latino young men in Boston Public Schools.
Leah Hamilton will join the Barr Foundation as its new director of education.
New education report spotlights two Barr grantees as models worth expanding and replicating.