Promoting quality education for all.

The Global Campaign for Education, U.S. (GCE-US) is a broad-based coalition (click here for a complete list of our coalition members) of U.S. organizations including non-profit organizations, teachers’ unions, foundations, faith-based groups and think tanks dedicated to ensuring universal access to a quality education. GCE-US is a 501(c)3 organization.

The mission of the Global Campaign for Education-US is to promote education as a basic human right and mobilize to create political will in the United States and internationally to ensure universal quality education, which is at the core of all human development.

Founded in 2003 by Gene Sperling, formerly the Director of the Center for Universal Education, GCE-US has grown into a thriving and diverse coalition with more than 80 member organizations across the country working together to increase awareness of the need for Education for All.

If you are an organization that it is interested in joining the coalition, click here for more information.

GCE-US is the US member of the Global Campaign for Education based in Johannesburg, South Africa and a part of a global coalition with organizations in over 100 countries.



1201 16th Street NW, Suite 521

Washington, D.C. 20036

Tel: 202-765-2248


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GCE-US Programs and Priorites 

Youth Advocacy Training

Coalition Members