June 2019

/ The Puggle / July 9, 2019

In honor of Father’s Day, this June edition of the Puggle features the latest news and research about the importance of fathers in girls’ education.

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May 2019

/ The Puggle / June 13, 2019

Over the course of May one of Echidna Giving’s advisors, Ruth Levine, wrote a series of six reflections as she approached the end of her eight-year tenure at the Hewlett Foundation. In Strength in numbers: Taking a field-level view and All happy grantees are alike: They focus on ideas, interactions, and important details, Ruth peels […]

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April 2019

/ The Puggle / May 13, 2019

In April the full Echidna Giving team attended the Comparative and International Education Society. We enjoyed welcoming thousands of our friends working on international education to our home city of San Francisco. Below are six of our lasting impressions from CIES: 1 | Researchers are unpacking the depth and nuance around life skills and social […]

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March 2019

/ The Puggle / April 5, 2019

How did you mark International Women’s Day this month? Did you bemoan outrageous stats about gender inequality? Did you celebrate recent gender policy wins? Or the impressive progress on girls’ education that we’ve seen over the last 50 years? Maybe you said thank you to the important women who have shaped your own life. At […]

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February 2019

/ The Puggle / March 13, 2019

Girls’ education got attention from the Academy when “Period. End of Sentence” won an Oscar for documentary short. “A period should end a sentence, not a girl’s education,” the filmmakers implore. While we couldn’t agree more with the sentiment, unfortunately sanitary pads are far from sufficient for giving girls an education (if they make a […]

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January 2019

/ The Puggle / February 11, 2019

Ed quality in 3 charts, a new teacher observation tool, and how early childhood education benefits moms

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Why Site Visits Matter and What We Expect

/ Insights / January 16, 2019

In 2019, our team will spend considerable time and effort to visit programs and organizations will spend considerable time and effort to host us. What makes this year different from the past is the guidance below, which we plan to share in advance of every site visit.

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December 2018

/ The Puggle / December 19, 2018

2018 Is A (W)rap

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November 2018

/ The Puggle / December 14, 2018

What’s social and emotional learning got to do with it?

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October 2018

/ The Puggle / November 16, 2018

Obama’s Global Girls Alliance, The Human Campital Index, and India’s Teen Age Girls Report

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