The Coalition for Community Schools, working with its partners at the Cincinnati Community Learning Center Institute and the Cincinnati Public Schools, convened the largest-ever gathering of community school practitioners and advocates during mid-April (9-11).


Because of our focus and expertise on the whole child, social and emotional learning has always played a vital role in The Children’s Aid Society community schools.

Visitor Profiles

On April 23, Yi Wang, founder of Our Free Sky, a non-profit organization (NGO) based in Beijing, and a collegue, visited the CAS Salomé Ureña de Henriquez and Mirabal Sisters schools in Washington Heights.

What's Informing Our Thinking

Whole Child, Whole School: Applying Theory to Practice in a Community School, is a case study about the transformation of the Thomas Edison Elementary School in Port Chester, NY from a traditional (and low-performing) public school to a high-performing community school.