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5 fun ways Philly orgs have pivoted to virtual purpose

May 28, 2020 9:13 am

5 fun ways Philly orgs have pivoted to virtual

Check out what the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, Kimmel Center, Rock to the Future, StoryUP! and First Person Arts have been doing online.
¿Cómo preparamos a estudiantes sin ninguna historia familiar de educación universitaria? purpose

May 19, 2020 3:00 pm

¿Cómo preparamos a estudiantes sin ninguna historia familiar de educación universitaria?

Debido a la falta de una cultura de educación universitaria en sus comunidades, los estudiantes en el este de Filadelfia del Norte se encuentran en desventaja simplemente por ser 'analfabetos universitarios'.
How do we prepare first-generation graduates for college? purpose

May 19, 2020 12:00 pm

How do we prepare first-generation graduates for college?

For high school students in eastern North Philadelphia, it means becoming both college-ready and college-capable.
Una colaboración en el norte de Filadelfia está eliminando las barreras que impiden obtener un título universitario purpose

Apr. 28, 2020 2:30 pm

Una colaboración en el norte de Filadelfia está eliminando las barreras que impiden obtener un título universitario

Congreso de Latinos Unidos se ha asociado con Penn State Abington para crear un programa que ayudará en forma financiera y académica a los aspirantes a la universidad en la comunidad latina.
Collaboration in eastern North Philadelphia tackles barriers to college purpose

Apr. 28, 2020 11:30 am

Collaboration in eastern North Philadelphia tackles barriers to college

Congreso de Latinos Unidos has partnered with Penn State Abington to bring financial and academic relief to college hopefuls in Latino neighborhoods.
At Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School, celebrating our first college graduate purpose

Feb. 10, 2020 10:30 am

At Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School, celebrating our first college graduate

In his guest column, John McConnell highlights Johnathan Ortiz who, graduating a semester early, became the school’s first college grad alumni. Ortiz is now working as a security engineer at Comcast, where he interned as a H.S. student.
The lesson is hope: Musicopia uses $100k grant from Impact100 Philadelphia to expand services purpose

Sep. 26, 2019 8:00 am

The lesson is hope: Musicopia uses $100k grant from Impact100 Philadelphia to expand services

According to Jesse Mell, who directs Musicopia's Drumlines program, music education programs are not only an avenue for self expression, they bring hope.
H.S. students of color set their sights on voter engagement in Kensington purpose

Jul. 24, 2019 8:00 am

H.S. students of color set their sights on voter engagement in Kensington

During the school year, Youth United for Change focuses on education and schooling activism. But in the summer, all the organization’s resources are focused on the VOTA! project.
These young people are making poetry in Kensington. And the community loves it. purpose

Jul. 22, 2019 8:00 am

These young people are making poetry in Kensington. And the community loves it.

Poets from Kensington High School, Kensington Health Sciences Academy, and Kensington High School for the Creative and Performing Arts took to the Kimmel Center stage for the Philly Slam League Championships.
Report indicates that young Latinas in the School District of Philadelphia feel unseen and unheard purpose

May 20, 2019 12:34 pm

Report indicates that young Latinas in the School District of Philadelphia feel unseen and unheard

Characterized as crazy, selfish or just “fiery” when they have mental health issues, 13 Latina middle and high school students in Philadelphia helped coauthor a report — "We Are Not Invisible"— that demands notice.

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