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March 15, 2022/News

Event Recap: Three takeaways from the 2022 Feedback+ Summit

Last week, members of Siegel’s grantmaking team attended the 2022 Feedback+ Summit, hosted by our longtime grantee partner Feedback Labs.

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February 17, 2022/From Our Grantees, Research

Research Brief: Connecting Computational Thinking and Metacognition in the Classroom

Siegel Family Endowment has a long history of strengthening computational thinking activities in K-12 classrooms and beyond.

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February 3, 2022/Research

Trust and Safety Measures Fall Short When it Comes to Accessibility

Dr. Samantha Bradshaw examines how trust and safety measures on social media platforms can compromise accessibility for visually impaired users. 

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January 25, 2022/From Our Grantees, Research

A New Era for Infrastructure: Taking Action to Rebuild America

America’s bridges, airports, internet grids, and more, the U.S. has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to reimagine and rebuild the networks that connect and sustain us.

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December 16, 2021/Big Ideas

Reflections on 2021 from Katy Knight, Executive Director

As we transition into the new year, I’m grateful for the chance to reflect on the lessons and insights that have guided our work during another year of unprecedented change. 

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December 6, 2021/Big Ideas

Coding as a New Literacy

In response to the growing relevance of coding and computer programming to lucrative industries, we’ve seen a proliferation of learn-to-code initiatives and boot camps that prepare students for careers as programmers and computer scientists.

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November 19, 2021/Research

Meet Our 2021 Research Fellows

Siegel Family Endowment is proud to introduce our first cohort of incredible researchers and academics who make up the foundation’s new partner research fellowship program.

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November 1, 2021/News

New Grants Strengthen Uniquely Human Skills While Developing Emerging Technology Expertise

As Siegel Family Endowment continues to invest in reimagining the education system, we’re supporting organizations that reconsider what should be taught in a more future-resilient and inclusive system.

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October 28, 2021/From Our Grantees

Leadership Q&A: P2PU reflects on the growth of its open source learning communities

For the last four years, Siegel Family Endowment has worked with Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) as it has expanded the scope, scale, and focus of its community-driven education programming.

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October 25, 2021/News

Siegel Family Endowment Applies Multidimensional Infrastructure Lens to Funding New Education Grants

The pandemic’s exposure of our education system’s inequities and inadequacies and has set the stage for a complete reevaluation of how we educate.

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September 30, 2021/From Our Grantees

Beyond Upskilling: The Future of Skilled Work

Technological resilience and uniquely human capacities hedge against change, as skills, industries, and careers continue to evolve.

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