The Network for Excellence in Teaching (NExT), a Bush Foundation partnership with 14 universities in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota has been transforming the ways teachers are recruited and prepared in the Upper Midwest. Doing so will require mobilizing practitioners and policymakers to tackle tough problems. ... more
About theBushFoundationOur mission is to be a catalyst for the courageous leadership necessary to create sustainable solutions to tough public problems and ensure community vitality. The Foundation was established in 1953 by 3M executive Archibald Bush and his wife, Edyth, and today works in communities across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations that share the same geographic area.