SVEF delivers innovative programs and partners with local and national organizations that support our mission of transforming Silicon Valley into the leader of academically prepared students. Through our programs, we elevate educational excellence and make a difference in the future of our students and community.
Elevate [Math] and Math Acceleration Program have now merged. This program is a 75-hour summer intervention course that is designed to front load material and prepare students for success in their next math class. Teachers receive over 35 hours of teacher professional development and coaching.
49ers STEM Leadership Institute
The 49ers STEM Leadership Institute (SLI) was created in partnership among the 49ers, Silicon Valley Education Foundation, and Santa Clara Unified School District, and Chevron. The Institute aims to inspire and prepare its students to pursue STEM majors at top-tier universities to become the future leaders in their fields.
Catalyst to College
Catalyst to College engages, supports, and prepares high school students for college by creating a college-going culture on their high school campuses and a peer support system. The four-year, intensive program supports students from their sophomore year in high school until their first year in college.