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Santa Cruz , CA United States
Stuff About Me:

Our mission is to improve access, quality, and relevance of secondary education for youth in the Americas through leadership development and small grants.


Focus Areas

We believe that educating youth and investing in strengthening local economies is inextricably linked to tangible progress, greater opportunities and healthier environments and communities. We focus on supporting local leaders to identify education disparities and transform and improve secondary age education across our three primary focus areas: Access, Quality, and Relevance. 


Transportation, infastructure, and technology
Financial constraints, gender inequality, and family prioritization
Support needed outside formal education


Teacher training
Teacher support
Learning materials and resources 


Curriculum with local relevance (language and content)
Links between skill development, community needs, and labour markets
Support for post-secondary transition



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