We keep busy.

We are passionate about our mission – and we’re excited to share all the great work we and our partners are doing to achieve it. Keep tabs on this space to stay up-to-date on the latest 100Kin10 happenings and announcements.

People are noticing.

We aren’t about tooting our own horn. But, we are dedicated to spreading the word about the great work of our partners and keeping STEM education front and center on the national stage. These media mentions feature 100Kin10 and our partners as we seek to provide all American classrooms with great STEM teachers.

Partners fuel this work.

100Kin10 partners use hard work, ingenuity, and a collaborative spirit to ensure that all students have access to the STEM learning that they—and our country—need and deserve. These stories are meant to give you an insider-look into how our partners use 100Kin10 to reach their above-and-beyond commitment and move the needle to overcome the big, system-level challenges that make this work so difficult.

Grand Challenges

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Announcing Grace Doramus as Director of Strategic Initiatives

September 12, 2017

100Kin10 announces that Grace Doramus as its first Director of Strategic Initiatives, leading the organization’s work to catalyze long-term and systemic change against the grand challenges.

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A STEM Funder’s Latest Cause: Bringing More Experimentation to Classrooms

September 6, 2017

Inside Philanthropy features a piece on 100Kin10’s Empowering Teacher Experimentation Grant.

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Connecting More Dots: What's Next for a Big STEM Teacher Initiative

July 17, 2017

Inside Philanthrophy features a piece on 100Kin10’s release of the grand challenges system map and networked approach to solve it.

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100Kin10 Launches Roadmap for Improving K-12 STEM Education

July 14, 2017

Philanthropy News Digest features a piece on the grand challenges system map showing how various challenges in STEM education are intricately interconnected.

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STEM Education Is Facing Over 100 Challenges. Can $28 Million Solve Them?

July 13, 2017

Education Week features a piece on the $28 million that 100Kin10 funding partners have committed to help solve the grand challenges in STEM education.

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Biggest Challenges Facing K–12 STEM Ed: PD, Accountability Systems, CS Curricula

July 13, 2017

THE Journal features a piece on the grand challenges system map, created from 2+ years of research and analysis with the support of the 100Kin10 network.

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Nonprofit Reveals $28 Million STEM Education Initiative

July 13, 2017

EdSurge features a piece on the $28 million dollars commited by 100Kin10 funding partners to tackle systemic challenges in the STEM education field.

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100Kin10 Launches the Grand Challenges to STEM Teaching

July 13, 2017

100Kin10 releases the result of over two years of crowd-sourced research and analysis to understand the impediments to getting and keeping great teachers, especially in STEM, that America has faced for decades.

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Partners Selected to Receive $2.4 Million to Improve Early Childhood STEM Ed

January 26, 2017

THE Journal announces Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge recipients.

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100Kin10 Announces New Grantees in Early-Childhood STEM

January 25, 2017

Ed Week features 100Kin10 Early Childhood STEM Education Challenge grant recipients.

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100Kin10 Announces Recipients of Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge Grants

January 24, 2017

100Kin10 announces 10 recipients of Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge grants, totaling $2.4 million in funding.

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Turning the Mirror Around: 100Kin10 Reflects on Trends in STEM and Teaching

January 10, 2017

Our work has always been informed by an ongoing analysis of local, regional, and national trends and opportunities, but we’ve never before shared them publicly - until now.

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Spotlight on New Leaders: Developing Leaders Effectively with Job-Embedded Development and Assessment

December 16, 2016

Last week, New Leaders hosted a virtual conversation with partners about their Emerging Leaders work and how they’ve integrated job-embedded development and assessment into the program.

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Finding Success in Failure: STEM Educators Say Student Risk-Taking Is Key to Real-World Learning

December 14, 2016

The 74 highlights the second iteration of the 100Kin10 Fellowship, which focused on supporting active STEM learning in grades P-3, and its efforts to create space for risk-taking in the classroom.

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BU and AAPT on overcoming roadblocks of introducing engineering to K-12 classrooms

December 2, 2016

How might we better support our teachers in bringing engineering content into the higher grades? Here’s a sneak peek into our next Networked Improvement Community share-out webinar.

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STEM Across the States: Insights from 200 Regional Partners and Allies Coming Together at Back-to-School Breakfasts

November 15, 2016

This fall, approximately 200 partner and ally representatives came together across 8 regions at Back-to-School Breakfasts.

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100Kin10 continues the work of identifying the grand challenges to training and retaining excellent STEM teachers

October 13, 2016

Together with partners, sector leaders, STEM teachers, and other stakeholders, 100Kin10 is mapping the waterfront of the big, system-level challenges that make getting excellent STEM teachers into all classrooms so difficult.

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Spotlight on Urban Teachers: Lessons in Scaling and Financial Sustainability

August 21, 2016

Urban Teachers hosted a virtual conversation with partners about how they have approached two questions central to any organization’s core strategy: scaling and financial sustainability.

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Welcome to the 100Kin10 Partner Progress Series

August 15, 2016

Social change is messy. The path is rarely linear. The inherent ups and downs, successes and failures, learning moments and frustrations together comprise the larger narrative. At 100Kin10, we are no strangers to this ebb and flow.

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Partners, Start your Year Strong at a Back-to-School Breakfast

August 15, 2016

Partners in the network continue addressing challenges at national breakfast event series.

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STEM Moonshot: 100,000 Teachers by 2021

August 4, 2016

MeriTalk features 100Kin10 in ed piece, highlighting how the network works and the Early Childhood STEM Learning Challenge.

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America needs to support STEM education. Here are three ways business can make it happen

July 26, 2016

Talia Milgrom-Elcott, Executive Director and Co-founder of 100Kin10, and Blair Blackwell, Manager of Education and Corporate Programs for Chevron, co-authored an op-ed highlighting three areas as key to making things better for STEM teachers.

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As the race to expand STEM education enters its next lap, here are three ways to recruit and train more teachers

July 25, 2016

Talia Milgrom-Elcott, Executive Director and Co-founder of 100Kin10, writes about STEM teacher recruitment for the Hechinger Report.