The Coalition for Community Schools is partnering with the Albuquerque/Bernalillo Community Schools Partnership for the 2016 National Forum:
In community schools all children can thrive, regardless of their race, ethnicity, or economic status. In fact, as we “rise together,” community schools pay particular attention to building on the assets of children and youth in families facing the greatest inequities. That is why equity and opportunity for all has been a central tenet of our work. We are excited for you to join us in Albuquerque as we learn together, celebrate together, and rise together.
We are now inviting workshops that reflect the core theme and goals of this year's national forum. The goals are to:
Summer is underway, but plenty of free and low-cost activities to keep children busy and entertained are still available for Flint-area families.
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Microsoft was in Flint recently, making technology fun by leading local middle-school students through the process of constructing sensor gloves – and sneaking in a lot of learning about human anatomy, data testing and mechanical and software engineering.
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Milestone grant of $3.2 million to the Crim Fitness Foundation will support community education, one of the Foundation’s longest-standing interests.
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Flint’s Urban Safety Corps — made up of 10 AmeriCorps members — and community partners are reducing crime and blight along the University Avenue corridor.
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The proposed 2018 federal budget would slash funding for programs that safeguard the Great Lakes and protect public health.
The world lost a champion for justice with the sudden death of Nomboniso Nangu, director of the National Alliance for the Development of Community Advice Offices.
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Mott Foundation President Ridgway White explains how afterschool programs support children, working parents and companies.
In an era of increasingly tense relations between the U.S. and Mexico, two community foundations on opposite sides of the border are working together to address poverty, violence and other pressing needs in their adjoining communities. The El Paso (Texas) Community Foundation and Fundación Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar, in Ciudad Juarez, […]