The College Football Playoff Foundation is headed to the Bay Area in 2019!

Get to know the Extra Yard for Teachers platform through the public events that will be held in San Jose, CA. 


Stay up to date with the CFP Foundation and Extra Yard for Teachers.

The Extra Yard – Vol. 1, Issue 10

June 29, 2018

Read about how the CFP Foundation celebrated educators during Teacher Appreciation Week, and learn about the organizations that are coming together to address the national teacher shortage.  

College Football Playoff Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Support Teacher Professional Development Initiative

May 18, 2018

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the Bay Area Host Committee, in conjunction with 49ers EDU, have announced their support for a season-long professional development initiative for Bay Area educators. This effort is based around STEAM integration – an educational approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and…

2017-18 CFP Foundation Year In Review

May 8, 2018

College Football Playoff Foundation Celebrates and Honors America’s Teachers During Teacher Appreciation Week

May 7, 2018

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation will recognize and celebrate teachers throughout the next five days as part of Teacher Appreciation Week — a week-long national celebration in recognition of teachers and the contributions they make to education and society. Held annually in the first full week of May, Teacher Appreciation Week…

The Extra Yard – Vol. 1, Issue 9

May 3, 2018

Read about the major announcement made at a recent College Football Playoff press conference, meet the 2018 National Teacher of the Year, and mark your calendar for two upcoming events that celebrate the teaching profession.  

2018 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge Set to Tee It Up for Charity

April 19, 2018

Top coaches and celebrities shift from gridiron to the green for $650,000 in scholarship and charity. Greensboro, Ga. – An 11-team field of NCAA head coaches and celebrity alumni is set to compete in the 12th annual Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament, all vying for their share of $650,000 in scholarship and charity.…