News from the eli and edythe broad foundation

( LSE:LEL)

Jul 01, 2014, 15:00 ET
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation (PRNewsFoto/Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

KIPP Schools Wins 2014 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

 KIPP Schools is the winner of the 2014 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools and will receive $250,000 to support college-readiness efforts...

May 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Three Charter School Systems Named Top in Nation, in Running for 2014 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

 The top three public charter school systems in the running for the 2014 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools are Achievement First, KIPP...

Apr 09, 2014, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Gwinnett County and Orange County School Districts Named Finalists for $1 Million 2014 Broad Prize

Gwinnett County Public Schools in Georgia and Orange County Public Schools in Florida are the finalists for the $1 million 2014 Broad Prize for...

Mar 13, 2014, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Report Reveals How Broad Prize-Winning Charter Network Uncommon Schools Helps All High School Graduates Reach College

The practices used by the 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools winner Uncommon Schools—where more than 90 percent of students graduate...

Dec 17, 2013, 10:00 ET

Broad Foundation Invests $3 Million in Common Sense Media's Free Online Resource for Teachers to Find the Best Digital Tools to Personalize Learning for Students

 The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation has awarded $3 million to Common Sense Media to support the expansion of Graphite, a free ratings and...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
The Broad Foundation science logo.  (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Broad Medical Research Program to Merge with Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America

 The Broad Medical Research Program, which funds innovative early-stage research into inflammatory bowel disease, will merge with the Crohn's...

Nov 13, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Bruce Reed Named President of The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

Bruce Reed, assistant to President Barack Obama and chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden, was named president of The Eli and Edythe Broad...

Sep 25, 2013, 12:30 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

2013 Broad Prize Awarded for Second Time to Houston Independent School District; Wins $550,000 in College Scholarships for Students, Three Finalist Districts Each Win $150,000

 The winner of the 2013 Broad Prize for Urban Education is the Houston Independent School District (HISD), the only district in the country to...

Sep 25, 2013, 12:30 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

El premio Broad de 2013 se otorga por segunda vez al Distrito Escolar Independiente de Houston; gana $550,000 en becas universitarias para estudiantes, tres distritos finalistas ganan $150,000 cada uno

 El ganador del Premio Broad a la Educación Urbana de 2013 es el Distrito Escolar Independiente de Houston (HISD), el único distrito...

Aug 26, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Broad Foundation Awards $5 Million to Success Academy Charter Schools to Expand in New York Following CMO's Top Performance on State Exams

On the heels of its recent performance on New York State tests, Success Academy Charter Schools, one of the highest-performing and fastest-growing...

Jul 02, 2013, 11:25 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Uncommon Schools Wins 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

Uncommon Schools is the winner of the 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools and will receive $250,000 to support college-readiness efforts...

Jun 05, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

New Report Details Strategies to Boost Access to, Performance on Advanced Placement Exams for African-American Students in Urban School Districts

The successful strategies used by six urban school systems across the country to boost African-American student participation in and performance...

May 15, 2013, 09:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Three Charter School Systems Named Top in Nation, in Running for 2013 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

 The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation announced today that the top three charter school systems in the running for the 2013 Broad Prize for...

Mar 28, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

The Broad Foundation Announces 2013 Finalists for $1 Million Broad Prize; Four School Districts Honored for Student Gains

 The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation announced today the four finalists for the 2013 Broad Prize for Urban Education, a $1 million award given...

Mar 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Fundación Broad invierte casi $23 millones en entidades sin fines de lucro que trabajan para dar a padres y maestros tecnologías que personalizan el aprendizaje de todos los alumnos

 La Fundación Eli y Edythe Broad ha entregado casi $20 millones durante los últimos 12 meses a organizaciones sin fines de lucro que...

Mar 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Broad Foundation Invests Nearly $23 Million in Nonprofits Working to Empower Teachers and Parents with Educational Technologies That Personalize Learning for Every Student

Grants awarded to leading nonprofits working to modernize teaching and learning through technology, in public schools and at home  The...

Mar 13, 2013, 08:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Broad Foundation Invests Nearly $23 Million In Nonprofits Working To Empower Teachers, Parents

Grants By The Broad Foundation Awarded To Leading Nonprofits Working To Help Teachers And Parents With Blended Learning At School And At Home...

Mar 05, 2013, 09:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Broad Foundation Reveals How Top Public Charter School System Sends All Graduates to College

YES Prep Public Schools, winner of the Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools, eradicates achievement gaps and reaches 100 percent college...

Nov 09, 2012, 11:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University Opens New Zaha Hadid-Designed Building

Museum to foster engagement with global issues, ideas through international contemporary art New commissions, special projects also featured as...

Oct 23, 2012, 12:00 ET
Broad Foundation logo. (PRNewsFoto/The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation)

Escuelas Públicas del Condado Miami-Dade Reciben Premio Broad del 2012

 El ganador del Premio Broad de Educación Urbana del 2012 son las Escuelas Públicas del Condado Miami-Dade, que ha sido finalista...

Organizations in the News

The organizations with the most activity in PR Newswire's News Room

Research and Markets
Analysts Review
ReportBuyer