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Hello Users! This AmeriCorps page is no longer active as of April 18, 2017. Please get AmeriCorps updates and news by following @RIAmeriCorps on Facebook! Or to get more information about volunteer listings serve @RIVolunteers on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter! … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Fair at The Learning Community

One of the ways racism is plaguing our country is through our unequal education system. The Learning Community drew me to want to pursue the Middle Grades VISTA position because I wanted to observe the many reasons why the school … Continue reading

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Environmental Stewardship

I am still pleasantly surprised to recall, on my daily commute to work, so many fond memories of my years as a Classical High School student.  During those years, I worked as an office receptionist after school and on the weekends. … Continue reading

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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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Winter Involvement: Generations of Learning

Our AmeriCorps team at Generations of Learning in Woonsocket has spent the winter thus far doing everything possible to immerse ourselves 100% in our site, Coleman Elementary School. Our purpose as AmeriCorps members is to do everything possible to be there for our students, … Continue reading

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