Econ profs help lead $10 million early education initiative


Chicago Maroon, October 09, 2009


The University of Chicago, along with Harvard University, will help administer a $10-million, multi-year program aimed at improving education in America. The money was provided by Kenneth and Anne Griffin, Chicago philanthropists.

Run by the Griffin Foundation, the program will analyze teacher incentives, student performance, and what makes a good learning environment.

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