Introducing Our New Community Advisory

Posted by Nellie Mae Ed. Fdn.   In January, we announced our new strategy to make advancing racial equity in public education the central focus of our grantmaking. Today, we are excited to share another important development — the onboarding of our new Community Advisory. We are tremendously grateful to our inaugural Community Advisory, whose contributions last year…

Measuring High Quality, Student-Centered Learning

Posted by Nina Culbertson   At the Nellie Mae Education Foundation, we support schools and communities that are working to reshape education to be more student-centered — where learning is personalized, competency-based, happens anytime, anywhere, and where students take ownership over their own learning. But what does high-quality, rigorous student-centered learning actually look like in practice?…