"Civics prepares you to be a better citizen, and better citizens produce better results for all our lives."
“We don't want people to perceive this as a Democrat or Republican or Independent or any other party issue. It's a kids' issue and it should concern all of us."
“Back-to-school shopping is a regular, fun rite of passage at the end of each summer, but for some families in our community, this is a very stressful time of year.”
“This program is amazing. More students should get the chance to learn what we did.”
"Chess slows you down, so you can deliberate more. That slowed-down thinking serves kids well.”
“It’s huge for all of us, He finally has freedom.”
“When you look at the trajectory of what the Education Partnership has accomplished, going from zero to 45,000 students today, that's remarkable.”
“The goal of this really is to avoid the summer slump. And help parents realize that learning can happen in everyday spaces.”
“The van itself draws people in and gets them to talk about ways to make their home safer.”
“We all believe that by investing in our kids ... we’re investing in the future of our region. We’re providing kids better opportunities. We’re providing a brighter future for the region.”