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Who We Are

What We Do

Californians Dedicated to Education (CDE) Foundation’s mission is to work as a trusted partner with state education leaders and entities to improve public education by creating, resourcing, and implementing solutions that result in a strong and valued public education system that serves every student in California.

To learn about what we accomplished in 2016, check out our newly released Community Report.

Common Core

Supporting the implementation of the Common Core State Standards.



Promoting STE(A)M Education in California.


Healthy Kids

Making student health and wellness a priority.


CA Labor-Management Initiative

Improving student education through labor-management partnerships in local school districts.