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NewSchools begins work with Newark Public Schools

In November 2010, NewSchools received a grant of $3.0 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support Newark Public Schools (NPS) in the planning and implementation of strategies to improve teacher effectiveness. We are working closely with the leadership of NPS to determine the use of those funds.In August 2011, we made the first disbursement of funds from this grant to The New Teacher Project (TNTP). TNTP is a national […] Read more