UCSMP Funding Sources 1983 – present

Amoco Foundation (now the BP Foundation)

Elementary Curriculum, Teacher Development, and Evaluation; Secondary Curriculum and Evaluation; Resource Development; and Project Administration

National Science Foundation

Elementary Materials, Evaluation, and Teacher Development; Resource Development

Ford Motor Company

Elementary & Secondary Teacher Development

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Secondary Evaluation

Stuart Foundation

Secondary Teacher Development

General Electric Foundation

Secondary Materials Development

GTE Corporation

Primary Materials Development

Illinois Board of Higher Education

Elementary Teacher Development


Elementary Teacher Development

Exxon Educational Foundation

Elementary Teacher Development

Chicago Public Schools

Elementary Teacher Development

Development and formative evaluation research for UCSMP curricula have also been funded for many years by former and current publishers, Everyday Learning Corporation and McGraw-Hill Education (formerly Wright Group / McGraw Hill).

Royalties from the sales of UCSMP curriculum materials PreK-12 have supported the Project’s curriculum development and evaluations, research grants, teacher development, and administration as well as the UChicago STEM Education.


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