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Student Spotlight: Summer Math Geniuses Isaiah, Jamaica, and Sachin

For rising 9th graders or any high school student, Math Geniuses has been Neighborhood Learning Alliance’s summer program offered as a no-cost opportunity to dramatically increase students’ abilities in algebra ...

Students blog about collective experience of Summer College Program at Carlow University

    This summer, twenty-two Pittsburgh Public School students have gotten a true “college experience”.  While taking a Human Resource Management course at Carlow University and attending tutoring sessions, these ...

Card Bridges: Critical Loads

The Reading & Tech Warriors had STEM training where they practiced bridge building with a hands-on experiment and learned to build “playing card bridges”.  The Warriors were restricted to utilizing ...

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 ...

Summer program at BGC

Our annual summer program at the BGC Community Activity Center is now underway! In the photos below, Reading Warriors share books with the participating children. This program is a collaboration ...

Tech Warriors grow as makers, role models

By Ty G. Vojacek-Sobczak  This past semester was an exciting time for Neighborhood Learning Alliance’s new Tech Warrior program. Students from four elementary schools (Spring Hill, Woolslair, Arsenal, and Lincoln) ...

School year ends for GLO

Students in our Pittsburgh GLO afterschool program at SciTech ended the term on a high note with an award ceremony to honor their accomplishments. Students from all sites also took part ...

Little libraries, big excitement

Have you heard of a Little Free Library? It’s a “take a book, return a book” gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature. Repair the World: Pittsburgh is teaming up with ...

SAT prep student dinner

Our SAT prep class students at Pittsburgh Milliones University Prep recently attended a dinner in their honor at the University of Pittsburgh’s O’Hara Student Center.

May Madness Robotics Competition

Our Little Learning Warriors from Woolslair, Arsenal, Lincoln, and Spring Hill elementary schools participated in the May Madness Robotics Competition, and Spring Hill came in fourth place! Congratulations to the students, ...

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