Bill Gates Drops $1.7 Billion To Reform Public Schools

Education | Rob Shimshock
Bill Gates speaks at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Goalkeepers event in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. (REUTERS/Elizabeth Shafiroff)

His faith in public schools seems to have shifted

Warren Buffett Gives More Than $3 Billion To Various Charities

Business | George Congdon

Much of it to the Gates Foundation

Bill Gates: Advanced Terrorism Could Exterminate 30 Million People In Less Than A Year

US | Eric Lieberman
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 22: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Microsoft founder Bill Gates (C) and his wife Melinda Gates (L), who have donated billions of dollars globally to promote health and fight poverty, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘The next epidemic could originate on the computer screen of a terrorist’

Bill Gates Is Donating $140 Million Toward HIV Prevention

Business | Robert Donachie
Businessman Bill Gates exits through the lobby at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 13, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

‘Around 36.7 million are living with the AIDS worldwide’

Gates Foundation Admits Bungling Common Core, Vows To 'Double Down'

Education | Blake Neff
Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, speaks during a discussion on innovation hosted by Reuters in Washington, U.S., April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

CEO blames lack of outreach to parents for early difficulties

Melinda Gates Takes Credit For Dads Taking Kids To School

Education | Eric Owens
Bill Gates YouTube screenshot/GrammyAwards

Melinda Gates also said she has learned a lot by jetting around the world to look at poor people

Bill Gates: The World Needs 'A Miracle' To Solve Man-Made Global Warming

Energy | Chris White
Bill Gates gestures during a debate on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals in Brussels January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

‘If an energy miracle comes in the next 15 years, key participants will be the teenagers of today’

Bill Gates Rues How Hard It's Been To Impose Common Core On America

Education | Eric Owens
Bill Gates YouTube screenshot/GrammyAwards

Dealing with real human beings may prove impossible challenge for billionaire

'Conservative' Educational Expert Spins Republican Landslide In Favor Of Common Core

Opinion | Karen Schroeder

Even parents at private and parochial schools are rejecting the standards.

Gates-Backed Study: Public Turning On Common Core

Education | Blake Neff

Superintendents describe widespread local opposition to the standards

Bill Gates Wants Catholic School Kids To Endure Common Core, BUT NOT HIS

Education | Eric Owens

‘Strident attacks coming from parts of the Catholic community’

SHUT UP, VOTERS! Irate Education Bureaucrats Attack Elected Lawmakers Over Common Core Exodus

Education | Eric Owens
Students at Clarion School in Brooklyn, New York

‘They don’t have the technical capacity’

Fishy Polls On Common Core

Opinion | Robert Holland
Students at Rose Hill Elementary School jump around doing a counting exercise that is also aerobic exercise in their classroom in Commerce City

The public likes it less the more they find out about it.

FOLLOW THE MONEY: Microsoft Set To Make A Killing Off Common Core

Education | Eric Owens

Is Bill Gates looking to recoup the $200 million he has spent hawking the standards?

Badass Protesters Descend On Gates Foundation

Education | Blake Neff

‘They’re blaming teachers for everything’

Bill Gates: Common Core Tests Should Now Be POINTLESS For Two Years

Education | Eric Owens

Haste turns to delay as Common Core advocates fight wave of defeats

Convinced yet? Bill Gates defends Common Core

Education | Robby Soave
Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates speaks at the "Uniting to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases" conference at the Royal College of Physicians in London

‘Individual state regulatory capture is not good for competition’