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.

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If the STEM Funding Push Has a Headquarters, It's This Organization

September 28, 2015

Inside Philanthropy highlights 100Kin10’s unique approach to connecting funders with partner organization proposals.

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STEM Training Gets $6M Boost as Supporters Fund Future

September 23, 2015

The New York Daily News features the launch of 100Kin10’s fourth fund to support the work of partners to train and retain excellent STEM teachers.

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Arne Duncan: Where California schools need to put their money

August 16, 2015

Former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan cites 100Kin10’s work to help address the STEM gap in the United States.

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Bill Clinton on How Entrepreneurs Can Transform the Country

August 14, 2015

In an interview with Inc. Magazine, President Clinton leads off with a description of 100Kin10 as a marquee example of how “diverse partnerships make better decisions on new problems and challenges.”

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STEM Takes Root in Chicago

July 26, 2015

The Carnegie Corporation of New York features the work of 100Kin10 and its partners at the annual Summit in Chicago.

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Educating the Next Generation of Innovators and Problem Solvers

June 18, 2015

100Kin10’s Talia Milgrom-Elcott writes a piece for Education Career and News about the increase in demand for STEM professionals and the global need for more capable – and more diverse – problem solvers.

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Science-Education Nonprofit Adopts Venture-Capital Approach

May 27, 2015

The Chronicle of Philanthropy featured 100Kin10’s Fellowship Program, an innovative grantmaking model and approach to solving the lack of engineering-related programs available to students.

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Top Education and Tech Industry Officials Gather in Chicago

May 17, 2015

NBC Chicago covers the 2015 100Kin10 Partner Summit in Chicago as a “meeting of the minds” of the top education and technology officials and professionals.

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Chicago Educators Talk Challenges in STEM Education at 100Kin10 Summit

May 17, 2015

A piece in Chicago Innovation connects the overarching 100Kin10 goal to the on-the ground need of local attendees of the 2015 Partner Summit to improve STEM education.

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100Kin10: The role of collaboration and social media in a STEM vision

May 14, 2015

The Chicago Tribune highlights the collective effort by 100Kin10 partner organizations to increase the number of STEM teachers by 100,000.

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Obama Working to Mobilize Outside Coalition of Groups to Promote White House Agenda

January 13, 2014

President Obama highlights 100Kin10 as a successful public/private partnership.

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Who Says Math Has to Be Boring?

December 6, 2013

The New York Times editorial board calls 100Kin10 the “most important effort” in STEM teaching.

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Educating Americans for the 21st Century: How to Count to 100,000 STEM Teachers in 10 Years

April 13, 2013

Smithsonian Magazine interviewed Talia Milgrom-Elcott, 100Kin10’s Executive Director, on the history, objectives, and approaches of the 100Kin10 network.

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STEM: Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders

March 23, 2013

Talia Milgrom-Elcott, 100Kin10 Executive Director and Co-founder, writes a piece for Education Career and News about inspiring America’s youth to become tomorrow’s problem-solvers through STEM education.

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Funders Set New Round of Support for STEM Teachers

November 1, 2012

Education Week features the launch of 100Kin10’s second fund.

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In Sputnik Moment for STEM, U.S. Must Train More, Better Teachers

May 16, 2012

Talia Milgrom-Elcott and Maya Lundahagen explain the urgency, the necessity, the promise, and the innovation of 100Kin10 in this U.S. News & World Report op-ed.

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A New Coalition Is Tackling the STEM Teacher Shortage

February 23, 2012

GOOD Magazine features 100Kin10 as the coalition working to end the nation’s STEM teacher shortage.

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Carnegie Launches Open-Source STEM Network

July 10, 2011

U.S. News & World Report features the recently-announced 100Kin10 initiative in a July 2011 article.