2011 Educational Leadership Grants

School Name


Grant Amount

Match

Grant Purpose

The Cambridge School of Weston

$250,000

1:1

In collaboration with three other independent schools, Cambridge School of Weston plans to create a visionary teacher education program that places prospective teachers at the heart of their practice.

The Harley School

$250,000

1:1

The purpose of this grant is to formalize, validate and provide teacher education and professional development for the pedagogy of teaching empathy to high school students; and to establish the Center for Mindfulness and Empathy education (CMEE) in support of this work.

Santa Fe Preparatory School

$250,000

1:1

The purpose of this grant is to create a Summer Teachers' Colloquium at Santa Fe Prep School, whose intent shall be to provide a place for all teachers to renew their passion for their areas of study, using the considerable local resources of Santa Fe, NM and the resources found within the faculty of the school.

Tabor Academy $250,000 1:1 The purpose of this grant is to promote analysis of adult development in independent boarding schools.