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Delaware Department of Education Awards GO – WIL $2 Million through 2023

Delaware Department of Education Awards GO – WIL $2 Million through 2023

The Delaware DOE has awarded GO - WIL crucial funding that will help bolster its summer and after-school program offerings.

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Warrior Sports Donates Lacrosse Equipment to GO – NYC

Warrior Sports Donates Lacrosse Equipment to GO – NYC

Watch a video featuring Great Oaks - NYC's Lacrosse Team as they practice with their new equipment and learn from Boston Cannons Lacrosse star Sergio Perkovic.

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What Makes a Great School?

What Makes a Great School?

What makes a great school? Josh Thomases, Executive Vice President at the Great Oaks Foundation, tackles this loaded question.

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Teachers Village, a Possible Solution

Teachers Village, a Possible Solution

With rising rent in major urban areas pricing teachers out of the very communities they work in, places like Great Oaks partner Teacher's Village shine as a possible solution.

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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 in <em>Nightline</em>

Former GO – NYC Social Studies Teacher, Vanessa Luna, featured in 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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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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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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