Gates foundation grants:
$233 million for Common Core

$100 million

See a list of top recipients

The spread of Common Core standards

  • Not using standards
  • Implemented standards in
  • Dropped standards

Gates-funded Grants related to Common Core

Top recipients of grants related to Common Core education standards

Grantee Grants Amount

Notes: Also may include grants to raise academic standards as a precursor to CC, and grants to develop tests geared to Common Core. In 2010, Minnesota adopted the reading standards but not the math standards.

SOURCE: Washington Post analysis of Gates Foundation data. GRAPHIC: Darla Cameron, Ted Mellnik and Cristina Rivero - The Washington Post. Published Saturday, June 7, 2014.