In The News

A select sampling of news about the Milken Family Foundation and its initiatives. 
For more news about the Milken Family Foundation initiatives, please see the links on the right.


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Local Student Wins Prize in 5th Annual ArtEffect Project Competition
Marietta Daily Journal  |  May 29, 2020  |  Marietta, GA (LMC)


Charles Rounds: Power APAC Student Rebuild the Future with Art
Jackson Free Press  |  May 28, 2020  |  Jackson, MS (LMC)


Duplessis Primary Receives $50,000 NIET Founder’s Award
Gonzales Weekly Citizen  |  May 19, 2020  |  Gonzales, LA (NIET)


Slaton High School recognized with $10,000 as NIET Founder’s Award finalist
KLBK-TV  |  CBS  |  May 19, 2020  |  Lubbock, TX (NIET)


Focus Moves to Fall as Whitmer Targets School Year and How in-Person Classes Can Resume
WJBK-TV  |  FOX  |  May 16, 2020  |  Southfield, MI (NIET)


Taking Great Teaching Online
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  April 24, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Making the Final Push Worth It
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  April 14, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Working Remotely: If you want to curl up in a ball in the corner of the room, you are not alone!
National Institute for Excellence in Learning | NIET  |  April 08, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Leading Learning, but Remotely
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  April 06, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


To Do's for Today's Virtual Teaching
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  April 02, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Nine Strategies for Leading Clearly and Effectively
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  March 31, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Remote Learning Resources
National Institute for Excellence in Teaching | NIET  |  March 19, 2020  |  Nashville, TN (NIET)


Noreen Green Profiled in Milken Archive Spotlight Series
USC Thornton School of Music  |  March 02, 2020  |  Los Angeles, CA (MA)


UCLA to Host First-Ever American Jewish Music Festival
Jewish Jounal  |  January 22, 2020  |  Los Angeles, CA (MA)


Outstanding Teacher: Erica Stephens
Memphis Parent  |  January 21, 2020  |  Memphis, TN (MEA)


Local Principal Wins $25,000
KSWT-TV, KYMA-TV, KECY-TV/KESE-TV  |  CBS, NBC, FOX, ABC and Telemundo  |  January 17, 2020  |  Yuma, AZ (MEA)


Educador de San Luis Recibe Premio Nacional
Bajo El Sol\Yuma Sun  |  January 17, 2020  |  Yuna, AZ (MEA)


Educator Awards
Jewish Journal  |  January 08, 2020  |  Los Angeles, CA (JEA)