Center for American Progress

For A Community-informed Strategy For Modernizing And Elevating The Teaching Profession

  • Amount
    $600,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    9/20/2019
  • Term
    24 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Overview
The Center for American Progress (CAP) is an independent, nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans through bold, progressive ideas, as well as strong leadership and concerted action. CAP uses research and policy ideas to challenge the media to cover important issues and shape the national discourse. With policy teams in major issue areas, CAP will employ its extensive communications and outreach to advocate for changes that modernize and elevate the teaching profession to positively impact students from historically underserved communities.
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