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Genius & Joy Summer Programs

The Genius & Joy summer programs were exciting learning opportunities for both students and educators. The Phillips Family Foundation was proud to support this innovative work, and incredibly grateful to our Northside Education Advisory Committee for their insight and hard deliberations, which made it all possible.

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Closing the Rigorous Coursework Gap

The Minneapolis Foundation is one of the major funders of a new EdAllies report. EdAllies partners with schools, families, and communities to ensure that every young Minnesotan has access to a rigorous and engaging education.

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Minneapolis Public Schools, University of Minnesota partner for education research

Leaders from the Minneapolis Public Schools and the University of Minnesota's College of Education and Human Development are teaming up to research and evaluate solutions for school challenges.

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U of M and Minneapolis Public Schools establish partnership

The University of Minnesota’s College of Education and Human Development and Minneapolis Public Schools announced a 3-year partnership, with the support of the Minneapolis Foundation, that aims to turn research into reality to improve outcomes for students.

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Box Tops and the Minneapolis Foundation

See how Box Tops is partnering with the Minneapolis Foundation to help schools address racial inequities in the classroom and strengthen systems of support for students of color.

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Acting for Racial Justice

To make a greater impact through the Box Tops for Education program, General Mills needed a better understanding of the opportunities in local schools. That’s when they reached out to the Minneapolis Foundation.

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Box Tops Grantees

The Box Tops for Education team at General Mills worked with the Minneapolis Foundation to select their 2021 grantees. These organizations are experts on building equity in education.

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Education in Focus

Over the last two years, our podcast has had a number of engaging and informative guests who are education experts. This episode shares powerful and enlightening clips from previous shows that tie the community to the classroom.

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Lisa Pawelak

Principal Lisa Pawelak discusses how she’s helping Lucy Craft Laney Community School be a safe, welcoming space where every student need is acknowledged.

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Reimagine Education

We have been asking students, parents, community members, school leaders, and researchers what is working—and what isn’t working—in our schools. This collective input has led to a roadmap to help transform our K-12 education system to benefit all students.

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