Category Archives: Warrior Movement

10 Nov

Warriors attend media summit

Our Reading Warriors met at the Media Empowerment Student Summit on Saturday as part of their mentoring program. They had a great time learning animation and hearing stories from other youths about media making and civic participation.

27 Oct

Lights On Afterschool

NLA’s Reading Warriors led a children’s reading group at Lights on Afterschool on Oct. 23. Lights on Afterschool is a national event across a number of communities that celebrate and advocate for afterschool, before-school, weekend, and summer programs. In Allegheny ...

20 Oct

Warriors explore robotics

In the photos, robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center teach our Warriors how to program the VEX IQ.

14 Oct

Little Learning Warriors

Our “Little Learning Warriors” afterschool program has begun at all six of our elementary sites in Pittsburgh. In the photos, children work on math and literacy activities at Lincoln Elementary in Larimer.

09 Oct

Warrior Spotlight: Cece

Meet one of our Reading Warriors, Cece! Here’s what Cece has to say about her experience with the Warrior Movement: Hello! My name is Xiomara, but they call me Cece for short. I’m from Orlando, Florida, but come from a ...

02 Oct

Training begins for Reading Warriors

05 Aug

Reading Warriors in the news

Last week’s Public Display of Reading was covered by Diana Nelson Jones in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: “Cars honked as children bounced signs in the air at the corner of Whitfield Street and Penn Avenue one recent morning in East Liberty. ...

01 Aug

Learn about school-year employment

Neighborhood Learning Alliance is hosting an information session at for high school students and 2014 graduates interested in becoming Warriors in our afterschool programs. Learn more about school-year employment opportunities and sign up for interviews from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ...