Gates awards $8M to Ll school reformer

Solnik, Claude
November 2005
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/25/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 49, p5A
The article reports on the award of grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the Institute for Student Achievement Inc. to improve underperforming high schools in New York City. The award is 4.5 million dollars to create six small high schools and divide two large high schools into small learning communities in the city. The second grant represents an expansion of the organization's reach.


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