NewSchools is more than just an investment firm or a foundation. We are a hub and builder of the movement to improve academic achievement for all students. We engage in a variety of initiatives that expand the notion of what is possible in public education. 
Learn more about our current initiatives by following the links below. 


co.lab, a learning games accelerator by NewSchools and, supports the development of high-quality educational games that improve academic and social outcomes for PK-12 students.

The College Achievement Network

The College Achievement Network is a network of charter school organizations serving predominantly low-income communities, working together to ensure their students are prepared to enter and successfully graduate from college. 

Aspen Institute–NewSchools Entrepreneurial Leaders for Public Education Fellowship

The Fellowship provides accomplished entrepreneurial education leaders the unusual opportunity to step back from their demanding daily work in order to reflect with a group of extraordinary peers on what it means to be leaders and change agents. 

Learning to Teach Entrepreneur in Residence Program

The EIR is a unique position that enables new education entrepreneurs to spend time early on in their idea generation stage, developing fresh solutions and incubating innovations that will transform the field of teacher preparation.