Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

For Transition Of Multiple States To Assessments Aligned With The Common Core State Standards

  • Amount
    $2,000,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    7/14/2014
  • Term
    17 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Overview
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors provides research and counsel on charitable giving; develops philanthropic programs; and offers program, administrative, and management services for foundations and trusts. This renewal grant would help education agencies and nonprofit organizations in five to fifteen key states make comprehensive plans to successfully adopt, fund, and deploy Common Core-aligned assessments. This work increases the likelihood that a significant percentage of students are assessed on key deeper learning knowledge and skills.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.rockpa.org 
Address
6 West 48th Street
10th Floor
New York, NY 10036-1802
Grants to this Grantee
for the Fund for Shared Insight donor collaborative  
The Fund for Shared Insight is a funder collaborative formed nearly six years ago. Its goal is that funders and nonprofits will be meaningfully more connected to each other and to the people and communities we seek to help — and more responsive to their input and feedback. Its signature initiative is Listen4Good. The Fund includes 13 core funders and 83 additional funders who collectively contribute $8 million each year (on average) to a pooled fund at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. The Fund has made grants to 435 organizations totaling over $24 million, and it is committed to rigorous measurement and sharing what it learns.
for the Fund for Shared Insight donor collaborative  
The Fund for Shared Insight is a funder collaborative working toward the goal that funders and nonprofits will be meaningfully more connected to each other, and to the people and communities they seek to help — and more responsive to their input and feedback. Shared Insight has grown since its inception five and a half years ago. Today it includes 13 core funders and 83 additional funders who collectively contribute roughly $8 million each year (on average) to a pooled fund at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. To date, the Fund has made grants to 435 organizations totaling over $24 million, and it is committed to rigorous measurement and sharing what it learns.

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