Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

Episode_23 Building Community Schools in Newark? Will it work?

  • Broadcast in Education
School Matters

School Matters


Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow School Matters.

A community school is both a place and a set of partnerships between the school and other community resources. Its integrated focus on academics, health and social services, youth and community development and community engagement leads to improved student learning, stronger families and healthier communities. Community schools offer a personalized curriculum that emphasizes real-world learning and community problem-solving. Schools become centers of the community and are open to everyone – all day, every day, evenings and weekends