Gender and Educational Philanthropy

New Perspectives on Funding, Collaboration, and Assessment

  • Editors
  • Alice E. Ginsberg
  • Marybeth Gasman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Alice Ginsberg, Marybeth Gasman
      Pages 1-14
  3. Definitions of Gender Equity

  4. Collaborations and Program Assessment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Ami Nagle, Marisha Wignaraja, P. Catlin Fullwood, Margaret Hempel
      Pages 157-175
    3. The Michigan Women’s Foundation
      Pages 177-186
    4. The Girl’s Best Friend Foundation
      Pages 191-201
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 235-261

About this book


This book explores the complex questions facing funding agencies and foundations as they grapple to understand and define gender equity in education. It covers different approaches funders use to define gender equity, target limited resources, and create collaborative relationships that will ultimately make schools equitable and engaging for all.


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