Thursday, April 19, 2018

Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow!

How Lincoln Financial Foundation's investment is helping the students at Gossler Park Elementary School improve their attendance and achieve at school!

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

My Partner Teacher(s) & Me

While all City Year AmeriCorps members serve alongside a partner teacher, a select number are placed in multiple classrooms, which means they work with two sets of students and teachers! Elizabeth Olson, a first-year AmeriCorps member serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School, is one of these lucky few. Read more about how Elizabeth has built relationships with both her partner teachers.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Serving in a 3rd Grade Classroom with City Year

"Third grade has offered me new challenges and places to learn....I honestly believe my students have taught me more this year than I have taught them." These are the words of Elizabeth Prior, a City Year New Hampshire AmeriCorps member serving in a 3rd grade classroom. Click here to learn more about Elizabeth's year of service and the irreplaceable bonds she has formed with her students.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

City Year New Hampshire's 2nd Annual FIRST LEGO League Expo

FIRST LEGO League (FLL), a City Year-led afterschool program, allows students to get hands-on experience with science and technology. At the end of their FLL session, students get to attend an expo where they can demonstrate everything they've learned during their time in the program. Take a closer look at what this year's FLL Expo had to offer.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The Value of Afterschool Programs

In addition to their service in classrooms, City Year AmeriCorps members lead afterschool clubs for their students & schools. Seth Perkins, a City Year New Hampshire AmeriCorps member, shares the importance of these afterschool programs and the lessons they teach students.