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The Republic Foundation was founded in 2009 to develop teachers and help build the next generation of leaders. Our vision is a just world led by discerning, compassionate and enlightened human beings. We promote philosophy in K-12 education and leadership programming for under served youth.
We believe unrecognized leaders exist in America's at-risk youth.
Therefore: We support projects in under served urban communities..
We believe a great teacher is society's greatest asset.
Therefore: We empower teachers to extend their influence inside and outside their classroom.
We believe great leadership is a continuous improvement process.
Therefore: We build professional learning communities.
We believe America's retired teaching population is an untapped resource of wisdom and leadership.
Therefore: We promote inter-generational mentoring between retired educators and young teachers.
We believe service learning is the foundation of leadership development.
Therefore: We support civic engagement projects that empower student leaders.
We believe liberal arts education is integral to leadership development.
Therefore: We expose leaders to mathematics and literacy.
We believe music and athletics are integral to moral development.
Therefore: We support local artists to create educational music.
We believe healthy leaders possess moral and emotional intelligence.
Therefore: We promote spiritual health and artistic expression
We believe that a healthy mind needs a healthy body.
Therefore, We promote proper diet, nutrition and exercise.