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HOW TO EFFECTIVELY IMPLEMENT PROJECT-BASED LEARNING OVERVIEW: Based on the Buck Institute for Education’s model for Gold Standard Project-Based Learning (PBL), this one-day PBL workshop models the...
Join a cohort that works to strengthen communication, collaboration and community in local Philadelphia schools. PHENND seeks 21 full-time AmeriCorps VISTAs: 16 serve as Community Partnership Coordinators at 16 different schools all across the city four work in the School District of Philadelphia main offices one VISTA Leader leads the group at PHENND’s office. About this project: This is the fourth year of an AmeriCorps VISTA project in which VISTAs are placed in selected Philadelphia public schools and the School District of Philadelphia to help manage, develop, and track external community partners. About the school-based positions: The AmeriCorps VISTAs sought for this coming […]
Grants & Initiatives
Designed as a college completion and success strategy, the Next Steps AmeriCorps Program will engage 70 students in part-time AmeriCorps service during the 2015-2016 school year.
Providing AmeriCorps VISTA members to public schools in Philadelphia to coordinate community partnerships.
Helping low-income students enter higher education through intensive college awareness programming.
The PHENND Update
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We compile a weekly email with local events, resources, national conferences, calls for proposals, grant, volunteer and job opportunities in the higher education and nonprofit sectors.
June 27, 2016 Highlights
Lead Global Youth Service Day 2017 in Your Community YSA is now accepting applications for the 2017 Global Youth Service Day Lead Agency Program! Through the generous support of State Farm, the...
Job Description – President and Chief Executive Officer Overview of the Organization and the City of Philadelphia The Urban League of Philadelphia was organized in 1907 as the Armstrong...
7th Annual Service Engagement Summit SAVE THE DATE: Monday and Tuesday February 27-28, 2017 We will focus on the role of social justice in higher education through the lens of power, privilege, and...
In 2014, the economy lost between $78 billion and $87 billion because of significant barriers to employment faced by former prisoners or people with felony convictions, according to a report from...
Think on Your Feet!: Improv for Trainers and Facilitators Thursday, July 28 1:30-5:00 pm Click here for more information or to register. &mc_eid=16007f54c4#!gathering/ciht As educators,...