close

Thank you

 

Sign up to receive updates from the Gates Foundation

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

(un)Conventional Wisdom: Yes, We CAN

I’m encouraged to see examples of colleges and universities working together to quickly and significantly improve outcomes for their students.

Full Blog Post

Details

Wanted: Student-Centered Colleges

A majority of Americans rightly believe that student success is a shared responsibility, that colleges and universities have a role to play in helping students cross the finish line.

Full Blog Post

Details

(un)Conventional Wisdom: Bigger and Better

Leading colleges and universities prove it's possible to serve more students while improving performance. The definition of institutional quality must include economic mobility.

Full Blog Post

Details

(un)Conventional Wisdom: Redefining ‘Good’ in Higher Education

College and university leaders believe that the public doesn’t understand the purpose of higher education, while polls signal growing frustration with and skepticism of higher education even as people assert its necessity. This disconnect is fueling a narrative in the mainstream media that perhaps college might not be so valuable after all.

Full Blog Post

Details

Want More Students to Finish? Focus on the Start.

Strong Start to Finish is a national campaign that is led by the Education Commission of the States and is designed to take what we know about better equipping all students for success as they transition into college. The campaign will work with select states and institutions on widespread adoption and implementation of core principles that have been shown to help more students make it to and through those all-important introductory courses.

Full Blog Post

Details


  Load More Posts