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  • Warriors in the news! Plus summer photos

    By NLA Staff on August 21, 2015 in Education, Events, Warrior Movement
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    Our Reading Warriors were recently featured in a Pittsburgh Youth Media article, “Reading Warriors Lead the Battle Against Illiteracy.” Also, check out these great photos from the Warriors’ recent programs, training sessions, and public display of reading after receiving a City Council proclamation. Congratulations on an amazing summer, Warriors!

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  • Tech Warriors wrap up training

    By Ty Vojacek-Sobczak  As of August 3 the Tech Warriors have wrapped up their summer training at Neighborhood Learning Alliance. For the past six weeks the Warriors have been preparing to bring S.T.E.M. classes to Pittsburgh inner-city schools. Each week the students worked on robotics and 3D modeling through curricula provided by the C.M.U. Robotics Academy and The Additive Project. The

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  • We are the reading stars!

    We couldn’t be prouder of our Reading Warriors. On Monday, they received a proclamation from Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith honoring their work this summer and then shared books with Little Learning Warriors outside the City-County Building.

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  • Snacking with Bolthouse Farms

    By NLA Staff on August 6, 2015 in Education, Little Learning Warriors
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    The Bolthouse Farms #SnackMob food truck stopped by our programs at the Bloomfield-Garfield Community Activity Center (first photo) and Morrow (second photo) to provide smoothies and healthy snacks for the children. Pittsburgh was the truck’s first stop in its tour around the country!         

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  • Congratulations, Reading Warriors!

    By NLA Staff on July 30, 2015 in Events, Warrior Movement
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    Congratulations to our Reading Warriors, who will receive a City Council proclamation at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 3, for their work and badging this summer. A brief public display of reading will follow shortly after the meeting on the steps at 414 Grant Street. Please join us to show your support!

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  • Volunteer Spotlight: Andrew Rauluk

    By Cale Davis Andrew Rauluk is a volunteer tutor with Neighborhood Learning Alliance. Since April, he has donated a few days a week to help out with the Pittsburgh GLO afterschool program and NLA’s summer credit recovery programs. Andrew grew up in Ross Township, just outside of Pittsburgh. He received his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Delaware.

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  • Books + Sunshine = Happiness

    Nothing beats reading in the sunshine! Our Reading Warriors and summer campers at the Bloomfield-Garfield Community Activity Center took advantage of the warm weather by enjoying books at Nelson Mandela Peace Park. This program is a collaboration between NLA and the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation.

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  • Students tour Carlow

    By NLA Staff on July 16, 2015 in Education, Events, Everybody Graduates
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    Last week, several students from the NLA summer credit recovery program had the opportunity to learn about the tremendous educational opportunities at Carlow University. Students toured the campus and heard about the various financial aid packages to prepare them for their college years. They were also able to eat some pretty good food at the student cafeteria. The overall activity

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  • Success is contagious

    By NLA Staff on July 9, 2015 in Education, Everybody Graduates
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    By Carlton Heywood The Neighborhood Learning Alliance credit recovery program at the historic Centre Avenue YMCA located in our city’s Hill District is in full swing! The staff and personnel at the center have been very supportive. Several of our students have completed their required courses for credit recovery, and the feeling of success is contagious. Students are leaning towards their peers for encouragement

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  • Summer credit recovery

    Each year, we help hundreds of  high school students make up failed credits using NovaNet software. This summer, our staff members and volunteers are busy serving students in credit recovery locations throughout Pittsburgh. The photos below feature our summer NovaNet sites at Carlow University and West End Works.

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