Our Mission and Our Work
Dedicated to advancing excellence and equity in education for all students, the Core Knowledge Foundation publishes educational books and materials and supports a growing network of Core Knowledge schools.Learn About Our Mission
Who We Are
The Core Knowledge Foundation is an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization based in Charlottesville, Virginia, and founded in 1986 by E. D. Hirsch, Jr., professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and author of many acclaimed books on education.Meet E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
The Core Knowledge Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.Access Our Latest Financial Statements
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