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Districts Pivot Their Strategies to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism During Distance Learning [EdSurge]
August 5, 2020

Learn more about City Year’s new attendance intervention strategies and the ways City Year Sacramento continues to engage students while…

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Let’s ‘Deploy This Army Of Goodwill’: Congress Must Expand National Service In Response To The Pandemic [WBUR]
July 21, 2020

Congress has a chance to support local communities overwhelmed in the wake of COVID-19 by supporting the CORPS Act. Read…

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Black lives matter. Black students matter. Black futures matter.
June 5, 2020

There is no educational equity without racial justice. We stand with Black staff, AmeriCorps members, partners, community leaders, and the…

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Statement by City Year on the Death of George Floyd
May 29, 2020

City Year unequivocally condemns the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was killed by police.

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Study shows significant relationship between student social-emotional skills and academic outcomes
May 20, 2020

Students across 20 states see boosts to academic and social-emotional skills from spending time with City Year AmeriCorps members serving…

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A national service response to a national disaster [Roll Call]
May 6, 2020

The crises the United States knows best — fires and floods, hurricanes and tornadoes, school shootings and mass violence —…

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CORE Districts Improvement Communities
April 27, 2020

Learn how eight California districts use continuous improvement to identify disparities—and implement small, actionable changes to effectively address them.

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High Tech High Graduate School of Education Protocol Library

Explore this actionable set of protocols to identify challenges, assess and refine improvements, and share promising changes.

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Building a Teaching Effectiveness Network: Continuous Improvement in Action

See how district and school leaders not only test and refine small changes, but empower new teachers to do the…

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We need to invest in national service [The Hill]
April 19, 2020

This May, more than 1.3 million college graduates will enter the workforce burdened by record-high college debt, daunting housing costs…

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The Road to COVID-19 Recovery Is Long—But AmeriCorps Can Help [Next 100]
April 14, 2020

The current crisis is highlighting and exacerbating the existing inequities in our society. Expanding national service can be an effective…

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Update on City Year’s Response to COVID-19
March 20, 2020

Jim Balfanz, CEO of City Year, provides an update on our response to COVID-19, as this unprecedented and challenging situation…

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