Leah Hamilton served as director of education from 2015 to June 2022. In 2023, she stepped into a new role as Vice President, Philanthropy at Pilot House Associates.
Barr Announces First Cohort of Partners in $30-Million “Engage New England: Doing High School Differently” Initiative
Nine organizations from Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Maine receive planning grants to advance greater success for all students.
Barr issues RFP for planning and design of schools situated within a wider learning ecosystem to promote college and career readiness.
Foundation issues RFP for planning and design of schools and programs in New England focused on connecting students off track to graduation to success in high school and beyond.
The Education Program issues Request for Information and invites responses through October 21.
Grounded in the belief that all students can succeed in school and in life, our new portfolio represents sharper focus and expanding reach.
Jenny Curtin named senior program officer for Education.
Leah Hamilton discusses the growing national movement to rethink secondary education and its influence on the Education program’s strategic planning process.