The George Lucas Educational Foundation

The George Lucas Educational Foundation

The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Overview
Headquarters

P. O. Box 3494,San Rafael, CA 94912

Charitable Causes

Education Research & Support

Company Description

Vision: Our vision is of a new world of learning based on the compelling truth that improving education is the key to the survival of the human race. It's a world of creativity, inspiration and ambition informed by real-world evidence and experience. It's a world where students become lifelong learners and develop 21st-century skills. It's a world where innovation is the rule, not the exception. It's a world where schools provide rigorous project-based learning, social-emotional learning, and access to new technology. It's a world where students and parents, teachers and administrators, policy makers and the people they serve are all empowered with a shared vision to change education for the better.We call this place Edutopia, and we provide not just the vision for this new world of learning but the real-world information and community connections to make it a reality.Our Mission?We are dedicated to transforming kindergarten through 12th-grade (K-12) education so all students can thrive in their studies, careers, and adult lives. We are focused on practices and programs that help students acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, skills and beliefs to achieve their full potential.What We Do1. Edutopia is the leading voice illuminating and showcasing what works in education. We show people how they can adopt best practices and we tell stories of innovation and continuous learning in the real world.2. At Lucas Education Research, we develop and evaluate methods that profoundly impact the course of learning and lifelong achievement. Lucas Education Research strives for quality, replicability, and scalability.To understand more about why we are passionate about our work, read about Edutopia's Core Strategies and about what our founder and chairman, George Lucas, has to say about Edutopia's role in education.Please note: The Foundation is a nonpartisan organization, and does not take positions on any legislation or ballot measures, nor does it endorse or o

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Executives & Employees

Executive Director

Director-Sales

Controller

Editorial Director

Executive Web Producer

Director Video Programng

Founder

Executive Director Emeritus

Director & Executive Director-Research

Head of Strategic Partnerships

Board of Directors

Principal at Polaris Venture Partners IV LP

Founder at The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Independent Consultant & Technology Venture Investor at Turner Venture Associates

Chief Financial Officer at Ekahi Aloha LLC

Member, Board of Directors at The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Former Vice President of Development at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.

Co-Chief Executive Officer & President at Ariel Investments LLC

Director & Executive Director-Research at The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Member, Board of Directors at The George Lucas Educational Foundation

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Advisors & Consultants
Consultant

Executive Director at Charles & Helen Schwab Foundation

Advisor

Founder at The Teacher Salary Project

Non-Profit Donations & Grants Received
$3.9M
12/31/2012
$1.94M
12/31/2011
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