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ERIC Number: EJ792683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0895-6405
Foundation Course
Connection: The Journal of the New England Board of Higher Education, v21 n5 p17-18 Spr 2007
Nicholas C. Donohue is the new president and CEO of the Quincy, Massachusetts-based Nellie Mae Education Foundation, the largest philanthropy in New England devoted exclusively to education. Donohue has been a classroom teacher, a university trustee, and commissioner of education for the state of New Hampshire. Most recently, he served as special master of Hope High School in Providence, Rhode Island, where he was appointed to oversee implementation of the Rhode Island commissioner of education's order to restructure the underperforming school. This article presents an interview with Donohue about the issues facing New England and the foundation's role.
New England Board of Higher Education. 45 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111. Tel: 617-357-9620; Fax: 617-338-1577; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts; New Hampshire; Rhode Island
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001