What Happens in Schools Matters Profoundly
Demographics are not destiny. And schools can make all the difference. There are proof points of high-performing, high-poverty schools that have bridged the achievement gap and established and maintained a record of success. It is time to replicate and disseminate the success of these schools.
Accelerate Institute offers an opportunity to energize urban schools with high impact-leaders who will accelerate student achievement.
Your investment creates a multiplier effect
Accelerate Institute is dedicated to bringing transformational leadership to our nation’s schools as the most critical strategy to close the achievement gap. By supporting a Ryan Fellow principal, you're helping place a transformational leader who will influence dozens of teachers—who will then, in turn, impact hundreds of students:
The Funding Model
To sustain our mission, Accelerate Institute has a revenue mix of earned revenue (paid by partner organizations who hire our talent) and philanthropy (which funds our ongoing operations and allows us to expand).