Mission

Diverse students 150x150 MissionThe NAPE Education Foundation provides equity and diversity solutions for educators to help every student fulfill his or her potential through access to the entire career spectrum.  It accomplishes this by

  • conducting research in education and workforce development trends and policies
  • collecting, developing, and disseminating best practices and resources
  • working with others to eliminate bias and stereotyping in education and employment
  • developing materials and programs to promote nontraditional careers
  • improving the ability of schools to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse student population
  • recognizing the efforts of employers to create supportive workplaces
  • building the professional capacity of teachers to close achievement gaps
  • facilitating system changes in communities, schools, and businesses
  • increasing the access to high-quality education and training