College Readiness: Our Students Deserve No Less

The Let's Talk series is designed to share what we are learning from our investments and the work of our partners. Our work highlights the importance of high standards; high-quality feedback; and strong, useful tools.

Let’s Talk! Listening and Learning from Teachers

The Let’s Talk series is designed to share what we are learning from our investments and the work of our partners. Check out what teachers have to say in this first edition.

Focus on Teachers: Barry Saide on the importance of knowing who students are

Teacher leader, Barry Saide lights up when he talks about his students.

Tools Being Talked About

It's exciting to see an increasing array of flexible, instructional tools available in the digital marketplace. Teachers, superintendents, district leaders and others in the field have said they want to know more about what's available.

Supporting Students by Supporting Teachers

Teachers should have the backing of a system that supports excellence so they can teach their kids high standards and keep getting better at it year after year. That’s the focus of our K-12 work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.