Betting on a New Model for Schools: Inside Arnold's K-12 Grantmaking

Betting on a New Model for Schools: Inside Arnold's K-12 Grantmaking

As part of an ambitious quest to achieve systems change in U.S. society, including in education, LJAF is giving heavily to push a "portfolio model" of school governance. What's this work all about? 

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Robert W. Wilson Jumps From Building in Apparent Suicide

The New York Post reports that 87-year-old Robert W. Wilson, one of the top donors coming out of the financial industry, fell to his death from his luxury apartment in an apparent suicide on Monday. Wilson had experienced a debilitating stroke a few months prior to his death, and his friend Stephen Vicusi told the Post, “He always said he didn’t want to suffer, and when the time came, he would be ready.”
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