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January 7, 2021/News

Event Recap: Katy Knight Joins Discussion on the Future of CS Education Funding

This discussion centered on asking why the panelists and organizations they represent choose to make computer science education a major priority in their giving.

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December 21, 2020/News

Our 2020 Year in Review

While the upheaval of the last year has been persistent and far reaching, our years of experience navigating uncertainty have served us well, and set us up to engage with new challenges while continuing to address the long term societal changes that define our work.

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December 15, 2020/News

Designing America’s Schools for Equity and Inclusion

Making learning an impactful experience for as many students as possible is much more than a policy issue, and has many component factors – including design.

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November 24, 2020/News

Op-Ed: It’s Time to Unlock Rural America’s Assets

To ensure small towns can recover, funders and policymakers must aggressively pilot innovative solutions, with an eye towards scaling successes across similar regions, that help build a new paradigm for geographically inclusive growth.

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November 5, 2020/News

Report Brief: How the Regional Plan Association is Developing a Multidimensional Plan for COVID-19 Recovery in New York City

The Regional Plan Association is creating actionable policy reports that highlight how critical multidimensional infrastructure is to unlocking greater, more equitable impact for all.

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October 28, 2020/News

Event Recap: Panel Hosted by Siegel and Aspen Digital

Siegel Family Endowment and Aspen Digital convened researchers, local leaders and policymakers, funders, and representatives of the private sector to discuss our new framework for multidimensional infrastructure.

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October 22, 2020/News

Pursuit Announces $3 Million in Funding from Siegel to Tackle Systemic Issues Preventing Low-Income Americans from Accessing Training and Career Opportunities in Technology

The gift — the largest in Pursuit’s history — builds on Pursuit’s work to break down barriers to hiring and underinvestment in workforce training for diverse and low-income communities

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October 15, 2020/News

Event Recap: Katy Knight and Sal Khan on Infrastructure, the Digital Divide, and More

Executive Director Katy Knight appeared on Homeroom with Sal Khan to discuss key findings from our whitepaper on multidimensional infrastructure, her own personal career pathway into philanthropy, and more.

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October 7, 2020/News

Siegel Family Endowment launches new infrastructure framework to address urgent challenges facing American communities

Today Siegel Family Endowment, which provides support to organizations working at the intersections of learning, workforce, and infrastructure, releases a white paper detailing a new multidimensional infrastructure framework.

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September 24, 2020/News

Siegel Family Endowment Joins Feedback Labs’ Feedback Incentives Learning Group

Earlier this week, I joined Feedback Labs and a group of funders to launch the Feedback Incentives Learning Group, which is designed to help funders share critical findings and develop new processes for incorporating grantee and constituent voices and experiences to their grantmaking work.

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September 10, 2020/News

Event Recap: Panel on the Future of Learning at the Intersection of Technology and Design

What do architects, educators, and technologists have to teach one another about the future of learning? What do effective learning environments look like in a world that is highly technology-infused?

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