We support social entrepreneurs across society working in education, communities, business, and government. We do this by supporting applied research that turns great ideas into practical solutions and investing in projects that demonstrate new and better ways to tackle the root causes of our country’s biggest problems.
The EdChoice mission is to advance educational freedom and choice for all as a pathway to successful lives and a stronger society. EdChoice is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to understanding and pursuing a K–12 education system that empowers every family to choose the schooling environment that fits their children’s needs best. The organization’s work falls into the three pillars of research and thought leadership, training and outreach, and policy and advocacy.
As a leader in Christian education services, CSI’s mission is to support schools in their task of teaching students to know God and His world, and to glorify Him through obedient service. Whether through accreditation, curriculum, employee benefits, or leadership development, CSI is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness, not only of your school, but also of like-minded schools across North America—all with a singular focus of transforming the world for Christ.
The American Federation for Children seeks to empower families, especially lower-income families, with the freedom to choose the best K-12 education for their children. We believe parents should have a wide range of options to choose from – be it traditional public schools, public charter schools, magnet schools, homeschooling, private schools, or virtual learning. AFC works in states across America to advance the mission of expanding school choice for families.
Cognia is a global network of enthusiastic educators here to help you strengthen your schools. Our holistic approach to continuous improvement encompasses accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning, and customized improvement services. Like you, we want all students to have the opportunities that knowledge brings. Are you ready to lead your education community to new levels?
As an institution of higher education committed to the Reformed Christian perspective, Dordt University equips students, faculty, alumni, and the broader community to work toward Christ-centered renewal in all aspects of contemporary life. Located in Sioux Center, Iowa, Dordt is a comprehensive university named to the best college lists by U.S. News and World Report, the Wall Street Journal, Times Higher Education, Forbes.com, Washington Monthly, and Princeton Review.
The agency that would become American Church Group of Iowa & Platte River started in 1997, serving just 30 churches. By the end of 2002, under the leadership of Terry Townsend, the agency was providing insurance coverage for more than 400 ministries in Iowa.
Ed Hansen joined the agency in 2008 as a full-time agent. Today, he and Terry are co-owners of the agency. They, along with the rest of the American Church Group of Iowa & Platte River team, provide more than 1,500 churches and ministries with risk management, loss prevention, and insurance services, customized for the needs of today’s churches and ministries.
We seek to identify areas of growth and gaps in the Christian education space in order to catalyze effective and scalable programs across the nation. Our mission is lived out by providing programs such as online content, up-to-date news, training and events, grants, and hands-on organizational improvement initiatives.
The Center for the Advancement of Christian Education (CACE) is a vision of the Sid & Carol Verdoorn Foundation, Dordt University, and Christian school thought leaders from around the world. Our reason for being is to walk alongside Christian schools who are committed to teaching from a biblical perspective. We exist for the sustainability, improvement, innovation, advocacy, and promotion of Christian education at all levels of learning.
CurriculumTrak is designed to maximize the instructional efforts of your school by providing opportunities to review, refine, and reflect on curricular decisions like never before. Most of the Curriculum Trak team grew up in Christian education, taught and/or were administrators in Christian schools. They are passionate about helping faith-based schools meet their missions and thrive!