Unfortunately, too many students are not gaining the required knowledge and skills to be competitive in today's global economy. MetLife Foundation supports teacher effectiveness and school leadership initiatives to help ensure that every student leaves school both college- and career-ready.
MetLife Survey of the American Teacher
Help strengthen education for children in the United States by sharing teachers' opinions with educators, policy makers and the public. For 30 years, the annual survey has shared the voices of those closest to the classroom and informed the country's discourse on the future of education. Download report
Teaching 2030: What We Must Do for Our Students and Our Public Schools…Now and in the Future
Explore a vision for the kind of school leaders students need, through this book and companion video which proposes several big ideas for teachers to meet 21stcentury demands. See video
Center for Community College Student Engagement's Initiative on Student Success
Collects first-year community college students' experiences to assess their needs and challenges. The information is used to better understand what influences retention rates and what steps colleges can take to help the students succeed.