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Title Gender and educational philanthropy : new perspectives on funding, collaboration, and assessment / edited by Alice E. Ginsberg and Marybeth Gasman
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 261 pages)
Contents Talking about gender equity and education: a FrameWorks message memo / Joseph Grady, Axel Aubrun -- Gender matters: funding effective programs for women and girls / Molly Mead -- Grantmaking with a gender lens / GrantCraft -- Bringing funders together to talk about girls: a roundtable discussion / The Valentine Foundation -- Saving black boys / Rosa Smith -- Including boys in our conversation about gender and justice / Michael Reichert -- Supporting boys' resilience: a dialogue with researchers, practitioners, and the media / Allyson Pimentel -- Power and possibilities: collaborative fund for youth-led social change / Ami Nagle [and others] -- Young women for change / The Michigan Women's Foundation -- Collaborations for gender equity in the context of policy and system-wide change: an interview with the editors / Shirley Mark, Alice Ginsberg, Marybeth Gasman -- Sisters empowering sisters and a case study: girl world / The Girl's Best Friend Foundation -- Gender equity in urban education: new relationships between funding and evaluation / Alice Ginsberg
Summary This book explores the complex questions facing funding agencies and foundations as they grapple to understand and define gender equity in education. As a collection of writings, many of which are written by the foundations themselves, the book engages the reader in the different approaches funders use to define gender equity, target limited resources, and create collaborative relationships that will ultimately make schools more equitable and engaging for boys and girls of a variety of cultural backgrounds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Endowments -- United States.
Sexism in education -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Gasman, Marybeth.
Ginsberg, Alice E.
LC no. 2006049649
ISBN 0230603084 (electronic bk.)
1403975337 (alk. paper)
9780230603080 (electronic bk.)
9781403975331 (alk. paper)