Author Archives: MarisaAnEducationFellow

About MarisaAnEducationFellow

Hi, everybody. This year I am an AmeriCorps Education Fellow at The Learning Community in Central Falls, Rhode Island. Another team member and myself are part of the InterCorps Council. Enjoy our blog thoughts. Pay it forward!

Kiana’s Korner

As the Family Engagement VISTA at The Learning Community Charter School my primary role is to improve the systems for family engagement and to create and implement new systems. As a VISTA it’s often easy to lose sight of the … Continue reading

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Sarah Sams’s Story of Service

At the beginning of the year, I began observing Kindergarten Response to Intervention (RTI) groups, knowing that I was to eventually have a group of my own. RTI groups, I learned, are for students who are just below the reading … Continue reading

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Economic Opportunity

Here at The Learning Community, students are given many opportunities. The school has worked to build a great sense of community among students, teachers and families, and we explore together what it means for our community to be reaching for … Continue reading

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Holiday Hoopla! The Spirit of Giving and Service

The end of the holiday season is an important time for reflection. Our corps members at The Learning Community are reflecting on our time with students and our fellow corps members. To help get us in the holiday spirit our … Continue reading

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Warm Fuzzies

AmeriCorps members at The Learning Community in Central Falls get together every week for a check-in, a time when we share successes and challenges and learn together as a supportive team. We bring with us a small glass jar with … Continue reading

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Education Fellows and VISTAs at The Learning Community

What does an AmeriCorps Education Fellow, at The Learning Community, a public charter school in Central Falls, do all day? My name is Marisa Gonzalez, and I have the opportunity to serve at a great place! AmeriCorps members at The … Continue reading

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