New Classroom’s virtual event “Out of the Box: A Conversation About the Future of School” featured an afternoon of panels with the most influential voices in education. In Funding the Future of Schooling, philanthropists discuss the role they see for themselves and others in supporting system modernization. Moderator Kim Smith, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Cambiar Education, leads a conversation on the challenges and opportunities in K-12 funding. Romy Drucker, K-12 Education Program Director at Walton Family Foundation, Katy Knight, Executive Director & President of Siegel Family Endowment, and Frances Messano, President of NewSchools Venture Fund, offer their perspectives and the visions they have for the future of schooling.
Watch the full video and read the transcript here.