Edwatch: Teach Plus
|Organization Name:||Teach Plus|
|Company Line:||The mission of Teach Plus is to improve outcomes for urban children by ensuring that a greater proportion of students have access to effective, experienced teachers.|
|Bottom Line:||Teach Plus was incubated by the U.S. Department of Education with almost $2.5 million -- that's taxpayer dollars. The organization pushes programs that support alternative routes to becoming a teacher. It's CEOs pose as professional educators who speak for teachers and wield considerable political power. They promote the policy initiatives of the Billionaire Boys to privatize our public schools.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation provided funding to support the program's expansion and create a national network of informed teachers - $4.5 million+.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation provided funding to support Teach Plus’s Teaching Policy Fellows, Teach+ Network, and Turnaround Teachers Teams -- $5 million+.
|Major Donors:||U.S. Department Of Education, Wasserman Foundation, W. Clement And Jessie V. Stone Foundation, Shippy Foundation, Smith Foundation, Rodel Foundation Of Delaware, Rodel Charitable Foundation, Reeder Foundation, Noyce Foundation, Mind Trust, Kimsey Foundation, Joyce Foundation, The Indianapolis Foundation, Eli Lilly And Company Foundation, Eaton Vance, CityBridge Foundation, Carnegie Corporation Of New York, Boston Foundatoin, Boston Foundation, Barr Foundation, Barclays, Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation|
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