PEARSON AFFORDABLE LEARNING FUND
PALF makes significant minority equity investments in for-profit companies to meet the growing demand for affordable education across the developing world.
Inner Workings of Affordable Private Schools
During PALF's three years in operation we have had an opportunity to work with innovative school models, exciting entreprenuers, and saavy education investors. Many of the school solutions we have seen have worked flawlessly, but most required tinkering along the way. We have recently put together a publication detailing the 15 best practices for running an affordable private school including sections on teaching and learning, operations, expansions and governance. Additionally, the publication provides a framework for investors assessing a private school chain. Read more about PALF's research on operating and investing in affordable private schools >