In September 2009 Excelencia in Education announced the twenty campuses selected to receive SEMILLAS grants. The acronym for Seeding Educational Models that Impact and Leverage Latino Academic Success is SEMILLAS, the Spanish word for seeds and reflects the initiative's goal of growing good practice at the grassroots level.
Learn more about the Growing What Works initiative.
Programs & Initiatives
- Ensuring America's Future (EAF)
- Examples of Excelencia
- Growing What Works Database
- Growing What Works
- ALASS: Accelerating Latino Student Success