CFP Foundation Joins With the US Department of Education and ASCD to Support the Teach to Lead Summit in San Jose

September 27, 2018

Teacher Leadership Weekend Workshop Focuses on STEAM Methods and Philosophy IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has joined with the United States Department of Education and ASCD to support the 16th Teach to Lead Summit, a teacher leadership workshop in San Jose, Calif., September 28-30, 2018. The summit is centered on science,…

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Come Together to Fund Innovative STEAM Projects through DonorsChoose.org

September 18, 2018

Joint Venture Will Fund Up to $500,000 Worth of Projects in Bay Area Schools SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) today announced a joint venture to fund up to $500,000 for innovative science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics (STEAM) projects through DonorsChoose.org, a…

CFP Foundation Debuts Four New “It Only Takes One” Videos During Extra Yard for Teachers Week

September 14, 2018

Football Legends Tony Dorsett, Daryl Johnston, “Mean” Joe Greene, and Herschel Walker Each Tell the Story of a Teacher Who Made a Difference in Their Life IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation will debut four vignettes from college football legends as part of the fourth annual Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) Week,…

Sun Belt Conference, College Football Playoff Foundation Go the Extra Yard for Teachers

September 14, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference and the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation are partnering up in 2018-19 to recognize teachers through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) platform. The CFP Foundation created EYFT Week in 2015 to provide an opportunity for universities, coaches and student-athletes to take part in its mission…

Extra Yard for Teachers Week Comes to Pac-12 Networks as Pac-12 and College Football Playoff Foundation Continue Partnership

September 14, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – With the fourth annual Extra Yard for Teachers Week taking place from Sept. 15-22, as announced by the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation, Pac-12 Networks will be joining in the celebration as the Conference and all 12 of its member institutions plan to recognize and support teachers in their respective communities. The…

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Partner with Landed to Help Local Educators Make Down Payments on New Homes

September 12, 2018

Direct Grants to be Awarded at 2019 Extra Yard for Teachers Summit Will Provide Down Payment Funding to Help Educators to Become New Homeowners SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) and the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation today announced a joint partnership with Landed (landed.com), an innovative Bay Area company that partners…