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:
Tim Eder, who has served as executive director of the Great Lakes Commission since 2006, is joining the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation as a program officer in the Environment Program. He will manage a grantmaking portfolio that focuses on addressing freshwater challenges, particularly those in the Great Lakes basin. During his tenure at the Great […]
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Large cities and corporations are taking the lead on deploying climate change solutions.
As afterschool programs face threat of federal funding cuts, Mott Foundation renews support for YouthQuest program at 15 local sites.
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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.