One-in-three American schools are rural, but little has been done to advance the understanding of how to help these schools serve their diverse populations. To help answer these questions, the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation announced today the
The State of Idaho and the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation (JKAF) have made considerable investments in Idaho education and data systems to better serve students. One key JKAF investment has been in Schoolnet, an Instructional Management...
In 2011, the J. A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation authorized a $21 million grant to the Idaho State Department of Education (ISDE) to support the infrastructure, software, professional development, personnel and school grants necessary to pilot an
BOISE – February 28, 2013 – Forty-seven schools and more than 10,000 K-12 students across Idaho will become part of the nation’s first statewide pilot of the Khan Academy, the free, internationally recognized on-line education leader. Rebooting Idaho
In order to jumpstart education innovation in Idaho, the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation has released a $5 million Request for Proposals (RFP) for applications to create a new school model whose students earn more than just a traditional high s
National study identifies Idaho’s inequitable funding model and lack of support for educational opportunity, points to areas for remedy Idaho lags behind other states in charter school growth, depriving students of educational opportunities, accordin
The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation announced today that more than 30 Idaho non-profits from across the state are the recipients of a total of $2 million in community grants this year. “Every year, our family foundation has the honor of providi
$5 million grant announced for Doceo Centers for Innovation + Learning The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation announced a $5 million grant to establish a pair of Doceõ Centers for Innovation + Learning at two Idaho universities, one public and one