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Education

Expanding Access to Personalized Learning Opportunities with The College Board

Jim Shelton:  Figuring out what comes after high school is a complex endeavor for any student – from finding the right...

Oct 30, 2017 · 2 min read

Education

Year of Travel Challenge – West Virginia Edition

  Mark Zuckerberg:  I’m in West Virginia and Kentucky this weekend as part of my Year of Travel challenge. I...

Sep 24, 2017 · 1 min read

Education

Groudbreaking Study on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Education Sector

Jim Shelton:  Today, the largest report ever completed on diversity, equity, and inclusion in the education sector was...

Jul 25, 2017 · 1 min read

Education

Empowering Teachers

Jim Shelton:  Empowering learners begins with empowering the teachers that guide and support them. Our partners at the New...

Jul 5, 2017 · 1 min read

Education

Vision to Learn

Learning is much harder if you can’t see the chalkboard. Yet an estimated 2 million students who have correctable vision...

Jun 8, 2017 · 1 min read

Education

Personalized learning at DelSesto Middle School

Mark Zuckerberg:  Priscilla and I stopped by DelSesto Middle School in Providence, Rhode Island to see how they’re...

May 22, 2017 · 2 min read

Education

Summit Learning Platform

Jim Shelton:  Core to our work at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is building a world-class engineering team with a...

Mar 13, 2017 · 2 min read

Education

Jim Shelton: “How to Bet Big on the American Dream”

Jim Shelton:  I’ve spent much of my career trying to help people achieve the American dream, and have come to the...

Jan 27, 2017 · 2 min read

Education

Supporting the Silicon Valley Regional Data Trust

We are working to develop systems and tools that put students at the center of their own education. We can’t do that...

Jan 18, 2017 · 2 min read

Education

Jim Shelton Talks Equality in Education and Empowering Teachers with the Chronicle of Education

Jim Shelton, our President of Education, sat down with the Chronicle of Higher Education to discuss the opportunity to...

Dec 13, 2016 · 1 min read

Education

Jim Shelton and Elizabeth Mason Discuss the Role Data Plays in Addressing Equitable Access to... Jim Shelton and Elizabeth Mason Discuss the Role Data Plays in Addressing Equitable Access to Education

Jim Shelton:  At a time when smart policy struggles to overcome ideology, big data and technological advances of the 21st...

Dec 2, 2016 · 1 min read

Community

Partnering with Ravenswood City School District and Redwood City School District

  While our work in education may span the globe, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has a deep, long-lasting commitment to...

Sep 16, 2016 · 1 min read

Education

New Investment in Byju’s

  The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invested in BYJU’s, an innovative company based in India that leverages...

Sep 8, 2016 · 2 min read

Education

From Surviving to Thriving: The Power of Mentorship in a Teacher’s First Year

Ravenswood City School District and the New Teacher Center came together together in 2014 to train and mentor new teachers...

Sep 8, 2016 · 8 min read

Community

Jim Shelton: Excellence in our Bay Area schools

Jim Shelton started his work at CZI by visiting teachers, students, and parents in the Bay Area. Jim Shelton: While there is...

Jun 27, 2016 · 3 min read

Education

Listening and Learning

Jim Shelton:  In my first few weeks on the job, I’m making it my mission to listen to perspectives on education, as it is...

Jun 21, 2016 · 3 min read

Education

New Investment in Andela

  The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative invested in Andela is support the organization longer-term growth as they continue to...

Jun 16, 2016 · 2 min read

Education

Jim Shelton Joins CZI to Lead Education Work

  Mark Zuckerberg:  Priscilla and I are excited to share that Jim Shelton is joining the Chan Zuckerberg...

May 4, 2016 · 3 min read

Education

Video: Mark, Priscilla, and Jim Talk Education and Personalized Learning

Jim Shelton joins Priscilla and Mark to talk about CZI’s education efforts.  

May 4, 2016 · 1 min read

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