Youth Development

SRC Strategy, Policy, and Priorities meeting

Event Details
Date: 
November 3, 2014
Read By 4th Campaign takes center-stage at The School Reform Commission first Strategy, Policy, and Priorities meeting of the year

On Monday, November 3rd, The School Reform Commission (SRC) will have its first Strategy, Policy, and Priorities meeting of the year. The focus of this meeting will be the READ! by 4th Campaign, and for future meetings, educating the SRC and the public on pressing education policy issues in the city. There will be three presentations: READ! by 4th Strategy, Creating Effective Partners, and Parent Engagement, with group discussions in between each panel.

Educating in the Digital Age: A Celebration of Writing & Literacy

Event Details
Date: 
October 25, 2014
The strongest possible program covering the newest and best educational practices both in the classroom and beyond.

On Saturday, October 25th from 8am-5pm, the Philadelphia Writing Project in partnership with the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) have teamed up to provide area teachers a full day of professional development including breakout sessions, product demonstrations, and expert panels that will highlight and showcase the future of digital and literacy education both in and out of the classroom.

 

BEE Camp (Basketball Education Enrichment)

Event Details
Date: 
July 9, 2012
Price: 
$150.00
BEE Camp hosted at German Town Friends School. A day camp focused on teaching boys and girls grades 6-10 Basketball and study skills.

BEE Camp hosted at  German Town Friends School. A camp focused on teaching boys and girls grades 6-10 Basketball and study skills. The camp runs in three sessions, July 9-15, July 16-20 and July 23-27. The camp runs monday through friday from 8:30am-3:00pm. Each session cost $150 but one can purchase all three sessions for $400.

Teenshop Launches New Blog for Girls

Date: 
April 9, 2012
When girls need advice they now have a place to go online to get answers.

Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network, Anti-Violence Volleyball Tournament

Event Details
Date: 
March 14, 2012
Price: 
$0.00
This athletic and fun event was designed to bridge the "neighborhood gap" and bring together members of various schools, neighborhoods and communities.

Once Again It's On! This phrase, sometimes associated with negativity has been transformed into an event of PEACE, UNITY and UNDERSTANDING. On Wednesday, March 14, 2012, from 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M., the Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network will host the "Anti-Violence Volleyball Tournament".

Sun Life Financial Recognizes Philadelphia Nonprofits and Three College-bound High School Seniors as Sun Life Rising Stars

Date: 
October 5, 2011

Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE: SLF, TSX: SLF) today announced Philadelphia’s Sun Life Rising Star Awards program winners. The financial services company awarded a total of $165,000 in grants and scholarships to three youth-oriented nonprofits and to an exemplary student nominated by each organization. The Sun Life Rising Star Awards program aims to address low high school graduation rates in large urban school districts by providing financial and educational resources to students and nonprofit organizations committed to increasing success in high school and beyond.