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:
Cummings early childhood center strives to provide the highest quality care for infants and children potentially exposed to lead in Flint’s drinking water.
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The Mott Foundation alters its Environment Program to provide more funding for work on the Great Lakes, energy access in Africa.
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The school’s launch marks the latest step in a comprehensive effort to strengthen the education continuum in Flint.
An afterschool program for juvenile offenders, Spartan Explorers, also holds promise for truants and students who are missing credits to graduate.
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New federal tax reform plan would reduce charitable giving and cut funding for essential social programs.
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Conservation groups and philanthropists in Canada and the U.S. teamed up to acquire 13 miles of pristine Lake Superior shoreline.
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A loan fund that Mott helped launch has preserved 125,000 acres of natural habitat and water resources in the Great Lakes basin.
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Eight students from a variety of academic backgrounds completed the Mott Foundation's internship program designed to introduce young people to philanthropy.
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