This strategy transforms a school into a place where educators, local community members, families, & students work together to strengthen conditions for student learning & healthy development. As partners they organize in- and out-of-school resources, supports, & opportunities so that young people thrive.
Community Schools are a key part of closing educational gaps – check out MCCOY youth’s initiative overview:
Community initiative holds first summit
11 months ago by
45% of public schools reported that they use a #CommunitySchool or wraparound services model, especially in places with high poverty rates, the latest Institute of Education Sciences pulse poll shows
1 year ago by
Schools are the ‘hubs and hearts’ of neighborhoods – here’s how they can strengthen the communities around them
2 years ago by
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