We connect people in the education and economic systems to build their capacity, find solutions to complex problems, and work together to implement them.

We Create Opportunity in Education and Economic Mobility

Our education and economic systems don’t work well for everyone, particularly students of color, first-generation students, and students experiencing poverty. We work with educators, local and institutional leaders, and state and federal policymakers to support efforts that transform schools, systems, and society in order to create life-changing opportunities for learning, growth, and prosperity.
K-12 Education
Supporting educators and district leaders in K-12 public schools in their work to improve student outcomes for Black, Latino and students experiencing poverty.
Postsecondary Success
Transforming colleges and universities to increase student success and make sure that race, ethnicity, and income are not predictors of that success.
Economic Mobility and Opportunity
Leveraging evidence and effective collaborations to increase mobility from poverty in the United States.
Supporting students in navigating key transition points to ensure success in school and into their careers.

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What Were Learning: Building Flexible Yet Robust Skills to Continuously Improve

Continuous Improvement (CI), simply put, is the unrelenting efforts of everyone involved in education- teachers, school staff, students, caregivers, administrators, researchers - to make changes that will lead to better outcomes.

Real collaboration drives real change.

Discover Our P-16 Framework

Our P-16 Framework explores how, when, and why students gain and lose momentum across their educational journey—from pre-kindergarten through college and beyond.

Our Work in North America 

The North America team focuses on securing funding and improving the effectiveness of policy and advocacy efforts in the United States and Canada to reduce inequity and ensure that all lives have equal value.