Category Archives: Education

02 Feb
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Spotlight: Berenise Bermudez

Meet Berenise Bermudez, who is serving NLA through the Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs! What’s your educational/professional background? I just graduated from University of California, San Diego (UCSD) with a B.A. in Political Science & Ethnic Studies this past ...

30 Jan
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School Attendance Matters

Thanks to everyone who came to today’s “School Attendance Matters” training, featuring Kathryn Vargas and Shauna McMillan from the United Way’s Be There campaign.

30 Jan
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Penguins & pghGLO

Once again, thanks to Tickets for Kids for donating tickets to the Pittsburgh Penguins game!

27 Jan
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Students in Action

As part of an expansion of the service-learning and leadership component of pghGLO, Dyzhon and Angel from the University Prep afterschool program were the first students to represent Neighborhood Learning Alliance at Students In Action on Jan. 25 at Point ...

27 Jan
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Behavior management training

Please register online for our next training, “Behavior Management: Love & Logic.” You can also read about additional training sessions on our website. Behavior Management: Love & Logic February 6 – 9 to 11 a.m., 3 to 5 p.m. Location: ...

26 Jan
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Student Voice: Paris

On Jan. 20, three of our students spoke at the public hearing of the Pittsburgh Public Schools Board. The topic of their speeches was their work with the Neighborhood Learning Alliance. NLA got some great publicity as Linda Lane, Superintendent, ...

26 Jan
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Student Voice: Tarea

Tarea, a freshman student at University Prep High School, is an active participant of pghGLO’s Service Learning Program. On Jan. 20, she gave a moving speech at the public hearing for the Pittsburgh Public Schools board. The text of her ...

26 Jan
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United Way eXchange

We’ll be discussing the Warrior Movement at United Way of Allegheny County’s eXchange event on Jan. 29 at Kelly Strayhorn Theater. The event runs from 6 to 9:30 p.m. and gives young professionals the opportunity to connect, share ideas, and ...

22 Jan
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Spotlight: Helena Contes

Helena Contes is serving NLA through the AmeriCorps KEYS Service Corps. Learn more about her below! Who are you? Where are you from? How did you get here? My name is Helena, and I am a Virginia native. I grew ...

20 Jan
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pghGLO at the movies

pghGLO SciTech students recently enjoyed a day off at SouthSide Works Cinema. The students had a great time watching “Annie” together.

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