“Community schools recognize that children and their families are integral parts of their communities.”
Imagine high schools that empower kids, cultivate curiosity, and encourage them to think big.
“I always felt like the pied piper when we’d march out the door."
“The Education Partnership helps to even the playing ground for our students by giving all of our students the tools they need to be successful in and out of school.”
Hear the deep thoughts of high school kids at Baldwin High School's TEDx talks.
“It’s incredible to see 25 kids come up with 25 different products. It’s their vision. It’s what they want to do. I see this innovative spirit in them — they begin to believe in themselves and understand how to follow their own ideas.”
"Kids who wouldn’t touch a salad have such great enthusiasm when they’ve been involved in growing it. If kids grow kale, then kids will eat kale."
Girls Write Pittsburgh "is a space for women to grow into themselves and grow their voices," says founder Vivian Lee Croft.
Babies love snuggling in a cozy lap and paging through a good book. Here are 10 books that are sure to charm.
Leading by example is one way to get girls interested in tech careers. A group of women from Uber recently offered professional advice to Ellis School students.
Can one person make a difference? Meet school guard Nikkia Ingram, who looks out for students beyond personal safety.
Kids learn lots of skills in the kitchen and gain an appreciation for good food in cooking classes held throughout Pittsburgh.
Girl power! Get in on the hi-tech action with a free day of empowering fun.
Kids are in the spotlight during April, with a month-long lineup of fun events -- and many of them are free!