City Year shares the adventure of coding through Hour of Code
City Year is sharing fun and engaging Hour of Code activities with students nationwide for a fifth year as part of efforts to expand limited access to digital learning opportunities.
James A. Balfanz Announced as City Year CEO
Jim Balfanz came to City Year as a corps member with City Year Boston in 1993 and has 25 years of leadership experience at the organization, including, most recently, nine years of exemplary service as president.
Elevating Student Voice Through the HSA
Honoring, engaging and elevating student voice is central to City Year’s whole child work in schools. Powered by a belief in the power of young people—both our remarkable AmeriCorps members and the students they serve every day—City Year’s holistic approach to student success is grounded in the power of positive, consistent and caring relationships.
Become a Stronger Literacy Coach
What does building a strong relationship with your students have to do with being a great literacy coach? Everything! City Year’s literacy expert, Allison Thompson, offers advice for the first part of the school year on how to make your students more confident about building their reading skills.
City Year Buffalo Opening Day Celebration!
Discover how City Year AmeriCorps members are helping students develop the skills and mindsets they need to succeed in their educational pursuits and supporting public schools in the city of Buffalo.