The Dean Witter Foundation Reports

Our thanks to The Dean Witter Foundation — supporting innovation and leadership in K-12 education and conservation — for making these reports possible.

Dual Immersion Education

11/28/2016

Two-way bilingual immersion programs are not replacing English with another language, but rather provide the students with an great opportunity to acquire a second language. My guest is Sara Rich [read more]

Fifty Years of Conservation Science

10/25/2016

Meet Ellie Cohen, President & CEO of Point Blue and hear how this innovative organization is advancing nature-based solutions — to climate change, habitat loss, and other environmental [read more]

On the Move

10/07/2016

The mission of a Napa based organization called On the Move is to develop young people as leaders by building exceptional programs that challenge inequities in their communities. Our guest is [read more]

An Acquired Taste

08/30/2016

Can hunting make us more human? An Acquired Taste is a new film by award-winning French documentary producer/director Vanessa Lemaire that tackles this subject. (Support for this report has been [read more]

Planting Justice

07/11/2016

Growing food, jobs and community. That’s what this incredible Bay Area organization is accomplishing. But the story of how they are doing it will amaze you. My guest is Gavin Raders, co-founder of [read more]

Aim High

06/14/2016

Summer is a time to be different, not a time to be more of the same. So says my guest Alec Lee, co-founder and executive director of Aim High, a tuition-free fun and engaging summer learning and [read more]
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