EducationSuperHighway Gets $20 Million From Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, announced their donation of another $20 million to EducationSuperHighway.


Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, announced their donation of another $20 million to EducationSuperHighway.

The organization’s goal is to provide Internet access to every K-12 public school.

The power couple announced last month that they were opening The Primary School–a private, comprehensive preschool and kindergarten through eighth grade school aimed at the most disadvantaged residents of East Palo Alto and the eastern part of Menlo Park, Calif.

Zuckerberg and Chan have also invested in education technology company MasteryConnect and in the school system in Newark, N.J.

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