Hear from staff and partners about aspirations, accomplishments, and lessons learned along the way.
Jim Canales reflects on recent staffing additions and changes in support of Barr’s mission of service
Three themes from survey responses, and examples of how our partner schools are responding.
A call for new models and approaches to leadership development with racial equity at the center.
What we learned from reviewing our employee handbook through a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Barr's Vice President shares new principles to guide the Foundation's racial equity grantmaking and program strategies.
New England school districts can apply for free landscape analyses to help understand and improve the diversity of their educator workforces.
A new report calls for investing in approaches that are people focused, intersectional, institutional, and rooted in anti-racist and anti-oppressive practice.
Expansion of Foundation’s board continues with addition of veteran nonprofit leader.
The COVID pandemic pushed Massachusetts cities and towns to rethink their public spaces. It also pushed us as funders to rethink how we do our work.
Barr and TNTP discuss the critical role diverse educator workforces play in advancing equity and highlight a new funding opportunity for New England schools.