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Teachers Village, a Possible Solution…

Teachers Village, a Possible Solution…

I’m going to be here for a while. ~Cory Cuffee NBC Nightly News ran a story over the weekend discussing the challenges teachers face when trying to secure housing in big cities and chose to chat with GO-Legacy’s very own Cory Cuffee, a former tutor and current assistant dean and music teacher, about living in […]

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#TutorTuesdays — Meet NYC’s Stephanie Li

#TutorTuesdays — Meet NYC’s Stephanie Li

What did you study in school? Why? I studied psychology in college because I was really interested in learning about the mind and human behavior. The subject provided me with a better understanding of others and myself, and I enjoyed using this knowledge to build better relationships with my peers. What made you commit to […]

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#TutorTuesdays — Meet NYC’s Adrienne Jarocki

#TutorTuesdays — Meet NYC’s Adrienne Jarocki

What did you study in school? Why? In college, I majored in Human Evolutionary Biology. I am absolutely fascinated by how the human body works and approaching this study through an evolutionary lens helped me to also learn about why our body works in the way it does and why we are suffering from chronic […]

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#TutorTuesdays — Meet Wilmington’s Vincent Halloran

#TutorTuesdays — Meet Wilmington’s Vincent Halloran

What did you study? Why? I studied Political Science at Indiana University. I also minored in Spanish and history; I am now a fluent Spanish speaker. What made you commit to a year of service? I was really interested in pursuing some form of community service. I’ve worked in politics previously. This is in fact my […]

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Former GO-NYC Tutor, Adriana Garcia, Chats About the Value of the NYU Teacher Residency Program

Former GO-NYC Tutor, Adriana Garcia, Chats About the Value of the NYU Teacher Residency Program

Read about Adriana Garcia, a former GO-NYC tutor, as she speaks about the benefits of the NYU Teacher Residency Program and the importance of building relationships with your students.

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Director of AmeriCorps, Chester Spellman, Visits GO-NYC

Director of AmeriCorps, Chester Spellman, Visits GO-NYC

Director of AmeriCorps, Chester Spellman, visited our GO-NYC school and saw the great work our AmeriCorps members are doing. Read about the visit in an article written by our very own DJ Hartigan, Tutor Corps Manager for GO-NYC.

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GO-NYC Family Potluck Event

GO-NYC Family Potluck Event

GO-NYC held a Family Potluck to welcome the holiday season. Click to read about the event and see pictures.

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GO-WIL’s Executive Director Kia Johnson featured in Delaware Online

GO-WIL’s Executive Director Kia Johnson featured in Delaware Online

Read about GO-WIL's Executive Director Kia Johnson in an article that explores the experiences that led her towards becoming an educator and a successful participant of the "Lead for Delaware" program.

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Great Oaks Legacy continues to show the power of our AmeriCorps members!

Great Oaks Legacy continues to show the power of our AmeriCorps members!

GOLCS shows us the impact AmeriCorps members can have. Take a peek and learn about our incredible results.

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GO-WIL’s Pep Rally 2017

GO-WIL’s Pep Rally 2017

GO-WIL held a pep rally celebrating the start of the school year! Watch highlights of the event and see how the Great Oaks Family bonds and has fun!

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GO-WIL Receives $100,000 in Grant Funding

GO-WIL Receives $100,000 in Grant Funding

Celebrate GO-WIL's Opportunity Grant award and find out how the school will use the funds to better serve the needs of its students.

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Great Oaks Legacy Charter School fights to keep AmeriCorps in NJ

Great Oaks Legacy Charter School fights to keep AmeriCorps in NJ

Led by its fearless leader, Jared Taillefer, Great Oaks Legacy Charter School is working hard to keep AmeriCorps in the state of New Jersey.

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Former GO-NYC Social Studies Teacher, Vanessa Luna, featured on Nightline

Former GO-NYC Social Studies Teacher, Vanessa Luna, featured on Nightline

Vanessa Luna talks about the tenuous future of DACA immigration policy, the effects undocumented status has on students, and the power in feeling like you have a voice.

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GO-BPT Dean of Students Eldorado Anderson featured in Westfair Online

GO-BPT Dean of Students Eldorado Anderson featured in Westfair Online

We are thrilled to share Westfair Online's feature on GO-BPT Dean of Students Eldorado Anderson and Black Wall Street Bridgeport.

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#TutorTuesday – Meet NYC’s Daniel Gross

#TutorTuesday – Meet NYC’s Daniel Gross

Meet Daniel Gross, Tutor Corps Member at Great Oaks - New York City, and hear about his experience in the Corps!

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#TutorTuesday – Meet Legacy’s Kbudah-Torah Musah!

#TutorTuesday – Meet Legacy’s Kbudah-Torah Musah!

Meet Kbudah-Torah Musah and hear about her experience at Great Oaks Legacy!

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#TutorTuesdays – Meet Bridgeport’s Riley Hasson

#TutorTuesdays – Meet Bridgeport’s Riley Hasson

Meet Riley Hasson and hear about her time in the Great Oaks - Bridgeport Tutor Corps!

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Black History Month at GO-WIL

Black History Month at GO-WIL

Click through to see a video of GO-WIL's Black History Month celebration!

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Great Oaks – Bridgeport featured in The Bridgeport Daily Voice

Great Oaks - Bridgeport featured in the Bridgeport Daily Voice

We are excited to share the story about Great Oaks - Bridgeport in the Bridgeport Daily Voice.

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#TutorTuesdays – Meet Jan Yburan of Great Oaks – New York City

#TutorTuesdays – Meet Jan Yburan of Great Oaks – New York City

Meet Jan Yburan and see what he has to say about his experience as a Great Oaks Tutor Corps member in New York City.

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Great Oaks Teacher, Vanessa Luna, Featured in NY Times

Great Oaks Teacher, Vanessa Luna, Featured in NY Times

Great Oaks is proud to recognize Ms. Luna, our 6th and 7th Grade History teacher at GO - NYC, who was recently featured in the NY Times.

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Great Oaks and NYU/Steinhardt in the Wall Street Journal

Great Oaks and NYU/Steinhardt in the Wall Street Journal

Great Oaks is honored to have our teacher residency program, a collaboration with NYU/Steinhardt, featured in the WSJ.

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#TutorTuesdays – Meet Karen Romero Estrada!

#TutorTuesdays – Meet Karen Romero Estrada!

Meet Karen Romero Estrada and see what she has to say about her experience as a Great Oaks Tutor Corps member in Wilmington.

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