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Achievement First   2009   2007
Achievement First (AF) is a nonprofit charter school management organization that operates a growing network of high-performing K-12 public schools in Connecticut and New York.

2009

Discovery Statewide/Regional
Connecticut Expansion$40,000

Achievement Firstís Connecticut expansion strategy is targeted at the stateís most pressing problem, closing the achievement gap: the disparity in academic performance between low-income, urban, minority children and their more affluent, white suburban peers.

2007

Discovery Statewide/Regional
Connecticut Expansion$50,000

Through the Connecticut Expansion project, Achievement First is working to close the achievement gap by introducing the agency's charter school management structure to 15 academies in New Haven, Bridgeport, and Hartford, within the next 10 years.