Education Programs

Whether advocating for education on climate change, providing young scientists the funds needed to continue their education and research, or working with San Diego Unified School District to increase access to classical music, we distinguish ourselves as a bridge to shared learning. Education is no longer a privilege but a right, and strengthening a sense of knowledge, skill, and value are crucial for any individual regardless of age.  

“Chance Favors the Prepared Mind”

                                                -Louis Pasteur

STEAM Leadership Series

The goal of the San Diego Unified STEAM Leadership Series is to bridge high-tech science and business with the high-school system.

Now in its fourth year of successful programing reaching over 4,000 high school students from dozens of high schools in the San Diego Unified School District.

Sherman Elementary Garden “Jardineria”

The Sherman Elementary Garden Program provides garden-based enrichment to socioeconomically disadvantaged students and their families, with an emphasis on growing and eating healthy food and discovering the wonders of the natural world.

We would like to thank The Szekely Family Foundation for their generous support.

The Floating Schools
of Bangladesh

Mohammed Rezwan founded Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha, which has educated over 90,000 students of the monsoon ridden shoreline communities in Bangladesh.  Their rural population is the densist in the world and flooding overwhelms two thirds of the entire country during monsoon season.  A majority of the population is forced to live in the remote, inaccessible, flood-prone areas. 

Rezwan designed a solution and implemented his remarkable floating classrooms.  They have now built floating libraries and healthcare centers. Double decker classrooms are among the new boat project designs. Rezwan integrates four main themes into his innovative system: learning, sustainable agriculture, healthcare, and climate change. Earmarked donations for Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha made to SLF go 100% to this amazing organizationPlease visit Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha website to learn more!

Video is courtesy of a generous contribution by Students Rebuild, a program of The Bezos Family Foundation.

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