What's New

Children’s Aid Society Community School Earns an A, Urging for More to Be Done

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

As the City reports that only 25% of high school graduates are college-ready, we are proud that The Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School, a Children’s Aid Society community school partner, received an A grade on its recent Department of Education report card. Principal Nancy Mann appeared on Fox 5 on Monday night to echo Children’s Aid vision of preparing students in high-needs neighborhoods for college.

Domestic Violence Part 4: How Can You Help

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

This is the last in a series of blogs on domestic violence and healthy relationships which we originally posted last year in honor of October’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

If you know someone who you think is being abused by their spouse or partner, here’s what you can do to help:

CAS Children Protest Afterschool Budget Cuts in Harlem

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

“Based on the economic climate, the government needs to know that what’s going on in the city hurts entire families,” Casper Lassiter, Director of Dunlevy Milbank Center said. “They need our services.”

On Thursday, October 20th about a hundred CAS children and supervisors marched in New York City to protects cuts to afterschool programs.

Domestic Violence Part 3: The Warning Signs of Domestic Violence

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

This is the third in a series of blogs on domestic violence and healthy relationships which we originally posted last year in honor of October’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Check back next week for our final blog on Why Victims Stay and how you can help.

Domestic Violence Part 2: The Effect of Domestic Violence on Children

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

This is the second in a series of blogs on domestic violence and healthy relationships which we originally posted last year in honor of October’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Check back each week in October for upcoming blogs on Why People Abuse and Why Victims Stay.

Mutual Support: the Community Schools Strategy

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

Students learn best when their physical, mental, emotional, and other needs are met, but schools rarely have the time and resources available to meet those needs. If schools can find a way to engage families and communities, students are more likely to succeed. But how? One answer is the community schools strategy.

Volunteers Teach Children That We Are Stronger Together

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

Children's Aid Announces Partnership with Jumpstart to Address Early Childhood Achievement Gap

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

Written by: Margaret Caspe, Ph. D., Director of Early Childhood Programs, CAS

Congratulations to Francisco Núñez, Former CAS Music Director, Newly Named 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

The Early Days of The Children’s Aid Society

Email Twitter Facebook MySpace Stumble Upon Digg | More |

Syndicate content