Important Changes Coming for Thinkfinity in 2012
Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
learned that the Verizon Foundation will be changing strategy in 2012.
Over the past
five years, the Thinkfinity program has provided free resources and
professional development for K-12 teachers to enable 21st century classroom
learning. In 2012, the Verizon Foundation will evolve its philanthropic
strategy to provide comprehensive support to schools and education
organizations. This shift will more closely align with Verizon's core company
strength – technology.
As the Verizon
Foundation implements this new strategy in 2012, here is what you can expect to
Foundation will, however, continue to work with their current content partners.
As mentioned earlier, the focus will be on developing more resources and more
Thinkfinity website and all the content partner sites (Illuminations, Artsedge,
History Explorer, National Geographic Education, readWriteThink, etc...) will
be up and running, and adding more content.
We hope you'll
continue to use and promote Thinkfinity's great resources.
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