Reading, writing and math are foundational skills that a strong education is built upon. Unfortunately, children who were learning these critical skills on Zoom or in independent study during the pandemic have fallen behind.
½ Year Behind
¼ Year Behind
The average US public school student in grades 3-8 lost the equivalent of a half-year of learning in math and a quarter-year in reading, according to the Education Recovery Scorecard, a collaboration from researchers at the Center for Education Policy Research (CEPR) at Harvard University and Stanford University’s Educational Opportunity Project.
The deadline for Letters of Intent (LOI) has now passed for this grant cycle. If you're an organization that is advancing eduction in North County, please share your email address with us so we can alert you when our next grant cycle opens.
Advancing Education is a key Impact Pillar of Rancho Santa Fe Foundation, focused on unlocking the boundless potential within our community.
The most recent round of grant funding had a microfocus on North County communities and learning loss for 3rd - 8th grade student. Future grant cycles may have a different microfocus.