Category: Education and School2Home

Computers for Youth

Improving the home learning environment of 4,000 low-income middle-school students and their families by providing them with a home computer, top-notch educational software in core subject areas, Internet access, tech support and family workshops designed to increase parents’ confidence as learning partners for their children. […]

Chicana/Latina Foundation

Chicana/Latina Foundation recruits young leaders as broadband ambassadors to reach into underperforming schools and homes of the students to help families adopt broadband. The project is educating over 5,000 residents and helping 1,320 subscribe to broadband. This project was made possible with generous funding from […]

Centro Latino de Educacion Popular

Launched a literacy campaign that is mobilizing and training 2,000 literate Spanish speakers to help their non-literate friends and family aid members learn to read and write using web-based technology. Progress to Date: Trained 98 participants (tutors and students) to use LEAMOS. Trained 16 educators […]

ACME Network

Connected over 30,500 rural and urban students and their teachers in an online mentoring community that includes professional artists from many of California’s animation and game interactive studios. It is currently serving additional 9,000 students by providing them with the visual, verbal and communication skills, […]