Salem

When a City Tackles the Achievement Gap

"When a City Tackles the Achievement Gap," by Leah Schafer, Harvard Graduate School of Education (November 14, 2017)

SCI is mentioned in this Harvard Graduate School of Education article for collaborative efforts with the Salem schools in creating an online guide of all the youth-focused programs and organizations in Salem. Based on individual student plans, the guide is connecting families to local resources that can provide their children with the supports they're missing. 

SCI Communities Seek Youth Council Members

Youth Council in Dorchester

As SCI AmeriCorps moves into a new service year, youth leaders from across Eastern Massachusetts seek out teens interested in joining Youth Councils. Youth Councils give teens from ages 12-18 a chance to discuss and act upon compelling issues within their communities. SCI Americorps is looking to further establish Youth Council participation in communities including Salem, Lynn, Revere and Woburn and identify new areas where Youth Councils can become an asset.  

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