The Power of Lunch Time
City Year AmeriCorps member Rosie Garland was inspired by the advice “be who you needed when you were younger.” Learn more about how she put that advice to good use with her students over cafeteria food.
City Year's Tiered Interventions Explained!
City Year AmeriCorps members are tutoring and mentoring students every day—but what does it look like? AmeriCorps member Kathleen McShane explains the Tiered Intervention System she and her team use to provide the targeted instruction students need.
From the Eyes of an AmeriCorps Member
Completing a “city year” is no small feat—AmeriCorps members live on a stipend and spend 10+ hours serving in their schools every day. In this blog post, AmeriCorps member Emmanuel McDowell explains why he chose to serve in New Orleans.
#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Kathleen McShane
Our City Year AmeriCorps members make a difference in students' lives! Kathleen McShane proudly serves at Langston Hughes Academy. On the blog, she talks about one special student and the relationship they share.
#MeetAnAmeriCorpsMember with Julia Mattingly
Meet AmeriCorps member Julia Mattingly! She proudly serves at Arthur Ashe Charter School where she works all day, every day to build great relationships with students. She reflects on one of those special relationships.