TOY Grant Blog – Aditi Doshi

TOY Grant Blog – Aditi Doshi

EQUITABLE INNOVATION GRANTS BLOG SERIES Leaders for Justice Each year, the Los Angeles County Office of Education honors some of our most talented educators through the Teachers of the Year (TOY) awards program. We launched the TOY Equitable Innovation Grant program...
TOY Grant Blog – Deanna Tayag

TOY Grant Blog – Deanna Tayag

EQUITABLE INNOVATION GRANTS BLOG SERIES Civic Engagement and Social Impact Through Journalism and Storytelling Each year, the Los Angeles County Office of Education honors some of our most talented educators through the Teachers of the Year (TOY) awards program. We...
COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 RESPONSE At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greater LA Education Foundation (Greater LA) quickly responded by coordinating community, business and philanthropic resources in support of the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) and LA County’s...
Equitable Innovation Grant Winners

Equitable Innovation Grant Winners

Equitable Innovation Grant Winners Teachers of the Year 2020 The Greater LA Education Foundation and the Los Angeles County Office of Education have selected the first annual grantees for the Teachers of the Year Equitable Innovation Grant program. The Equitable...
Head Start Mask Donation

Head Start Mask Donation

Local Business Donates 1 Million Masks for Students in LA County Head Start My daughter started at a new preschool this summer, just as programs reopened under strict safety protocols to curb the spread of COVID-19. It has been fascinating to see how she and her...
New Initiative to Invest in Teachers

New Initiative to Invest in Teachers

New Initiative to Invest in Teacher-led Strategies for Student Success In December, we partnered with the Los Angeles County Office of Education to launch the Teachers of the Year Equitable Innovation Grant program, available to all educators in LA County. The...
Advancing a Diverse Future

Advancing a Diverse Future

Advancing a Diverse Future Recruiting and Retaining Educators of Color in Los Angeles County     The Greater LA Education Foundation hosted a webinar on Monday, Nov. 30, to present findings from a forthcoming publication that combines local data, national...
True Compassion

True Compassion

True Compassion During a Time of Injustice     “True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar; it is not haphazard and superficial. It comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring”  –Martin Luther King, Jr., “A Time to...
Understanding the Student Perspective

Understanding the Student Perspective

Understanding the Student Perspective Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic, the High School Experience, and Beyond     Greater LA hosted a webinar with Superintendent Dr. Debra Duardo and high school students from each of the five supervisorial districts in LA...