Category Archives: The Learning Community Education Fellowship

How do we empower students to think planetarily?

Over April vacation, I taught a class at ¡CityArts! in Providence on “Worldbuilding.” The class was initially presented as an intro to digital art class for elementary and middle school students, but it was undergirded by much larger ambitions. The … Continue reading

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A Learning Community success story by Lia

I’m one of the Ed Fellows at The Learning Community who focuses on English language development (ELD) during the day. I spend my mornings attending classes with a group of 8th graders which includes several students needing ELD support. I’m not there to help with the content, but … Continue reading

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The Learning Community: A snapshot of Miss Becca’s day!

Hi, I’m Becca and I’m an AmeriCorps Education Fellow at The Learning Community! My day starts at 8:30, where I come in, coffee in, and start to prep for the day. I’m a part of the ELD and Extended Day … Continue reading

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The Learning Community: All eyes on Miss Nina!

Hello, My name is Nina and I am on the Math team here at The Learning Community. Winter is upon us here, which means a lot of indoor recess. Being indoors has encouraged us Ed-Fellows to double up on our … Continue reading

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The Learning Community

At the Learning Community, we believe that literacy empowers each individual to have a voice, assume community responsibility and take social action.  We expect leadership at every level.  We grow teacher leaders, student leaders and community leaders. Our Americorps team … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Let’s Move! Fitness Festival

Hello AmeriCorps members and interested citizens! Our fabulous P.E. team here at Learning Community Charter School works endlessly to ensure that our students are active and healthy in all that they do.  Their newest project to encourage healthy habits and … Continue reading

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Advice to Future Ed Fellows

  Walking into a new job always has its surprises, but when the position is an AmeriCorps program, it’s sometimes impossible to predict what will be thrown at you during your year of service.  This year has taught me a … Continue reading

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