ForwARd Arkansas is a public-private partnership established in 2014 by the Arkansas State Board of Education, the Walton Family Foundation and the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation to increase equity and achieve increases in student achievement and economic prosperity for Arkansas. We serve as a champion for equity, a connector and convener for shared opportunity, and a catalyst for innovation.
Rural Community Alliance
To empower rural communities to effect change by creating opportunities in education, economic development, and youth empowerment to improve quality of life and place.
Arkansas Educators Association
To advocate for education professionals and to unite our members and the state to fulfill the promise of public education to prepare every student to succeed in a diverse and interdependent world.