Our Story

Good Reason Houston champions a bold, community-wide vision. 
We accelerate progress within districts and promote courageous decision-making to change the trajectory of school performance.

Our vision is that every child, in every neighborhood, excels in a world-class public school and thrives in the Houston of tomorrow.

Our mission is to increase the number of students learning in great public schools. We believe district partnerships are the key lever for change.

Only 1 in 5 Harris County kids today will earn a college degree or certification.

Our Core Beliefs

Driving toward equitable outcomes is our North Star.

Diversity is our region’s superpower.

Houston families deserve compassionate honesty.

There is more than one way to solve complex, persistent problems.

Houston is powerful, yet unfinished.

Courageous optimism fuels progress.