Partnership for America's Future, Inc. was established in 1990 as a 501(c)(3).
We are now "National Museum of Education... In Partnership for America's Future, Inc."
We are a non-profit educational organization and maintain our status as a 501(C)(3).
Here's What Happens at the Museum:
In the years we've been in operation, we have...
...helped more than 85 students and teachers turn
their inventions into products that are now on the national
...created the National Gallery for America's
Young Inventors which annually honors up to six young inventors
from across the country.
...developed national invention competitions
-- including Students Ideas for A Better America -- which awards two
student inventors each month....been featured on CNN, Channel
1, TBS, CBS and countless local TV, radio, and national
...publicized and administered the Freida J. Riley Teacher Award, honoring teachers who overcome adversity for the sake of their students.
for the Craftsman/NSTA tool invention competition in cooperation with SEARS.
...worked in cooperation with Duracell to write
guidelines for the Duracell/NSTA national invention competition.
...developed and Administered many science and language camps, including French Camp, Energy Camp, and Rocket Camp. Sue Lyons, on our staff, is the original writer of Camp Invention, now owned and run by the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
...worked in cooperation with the Ohio Department of
Development and received their support.
A photo with some of our staff:
Judith Shellenberger, Executive
Director, the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation:
Roberta Guaspari, Teacher in East Harlem,
author of "Music of the Heart", inspiration for
the movie of the same name;
Gay Evans, Assistant Executive Director,
the National Museum of Education;
Danny Glover, actor;
Nick Frankovits, Executive Director, the
National Museum of Education.