Inside the Gift Horse's Mouth: Philanthropy and school reform

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In the past five years, the landscape of educational philanthropy has shifted significantly. With the emergence of “new” donors such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Walton Family Foundation, the impact of private funding on school reform has become more and more apparent. It is time, Mr. Hess submits, to think more critically about the role philanthropy plays in shaping education policy.

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  • Frederick M. Hess

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