“The whole idea of City of Asylum is to give under-represented people a voice. Kids are under-represented.”
“CEO in the Classroom is a solid first step toward better engagement with educators to develop solutions to the workforce challenges our region is facing.”
The new school will combine state-mandated academics with project-based learning in the community.
There are plenty of reasons to dance, sing and make merry in Millvale.
A new violence-prevention program rolling out across Pennsylvania teaches kids and adults how to recognize warning signs.
This is a big step toward my goal of offering universal Pre-K.
“We didn’t just want to give kids books. We wanted to connect them with someone modeling good reading skills so they had that example, as well.”
“Recognizing outstanding teachers establishes a culture that rewards excellence in teaching and validates the work of the teacher.”
Stories of real people who’ve made a difference help promote positive racial identity and confidence.
"It’s important for youth to be empowered to tell their own truths and narratives.”
It’s incredibly affirming for those in the local learning landscape to appreciate and understand what high quality work we’re doing collectively.
“It’s encouraging to see something we feel in our gut is helpful actually be supported by research.”
“I just try to spread love, kindness, empathy and acceptance because kids are watching us.”
"When they come to school, they know that they’re loved and appreciated and will have meaningful learning experiences.”
“What this tells us is that just over a half million people in Allegheny County care about this issue."