Why Sharaya is Fired Up to Serve her Community
As a young child in and out the foster care system, Sharaya fell in love with school. School was a haven for her to learn and see her friends. Read more about why Sharaya is Fired Up to Serve and give back to her community with City Year Detroit next year.
CNCS Shows Appreciation for the Service of City Year AmeriCorps Members
“National service is playing a vital role increasing opportunities for young people – strengthening our schools and building a stronger public education system in the U.S.,” said Director of AmeriCorps Chester Spellman at a City Year event in Washington D.C. “At [CNCS] we recognize and value the service of City Year AmeriCorps members.” Read on to learn more about the powerful impact our City Year AmeriCorps members make in the lives of their students and the communities they serve.
Great Teachers Reflect, Listen and Love
For Teacher Appreciation Week, we’re celebrating Viva Davis. We are fortunate to witness Miss Davis’ passion and dedication to her third-grade students at KIPP Collegiate Elementary school, where some of our City Year Memphis AmeriCorps members currently serve.
Thank you, teachers!
Our work in schools could not be done without the help of our amazing partner teachers. Here are posts highlighting some of the powerful educators we are fortunate to work with.
4 Star Wars Related Activities to Use in the Classroom
Teach your young padawans the way of the force with some of these Star Wars-related classroom activities. May the force be with you.