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The New Haven Promise Scholarship Program is unique to New Haven Public School Students. The program has certain specific criteria that all qualifying students must meet. Students start getting benefits from the first grade until the 12th grade, and must graduate from a NH Public High School.
On Sun 6/30/13, 7-8pm, on Comcast Channel 26, a 1-hr program explaining the details of and the criteria for NH Promise will air. For those without cable, you…Continue
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Come join Junta at the 1st Summer Youth Leadership Bootcamp!
Develop leadership skills, learn how to speak your mind, begin to imagine and enact change, and see how your strengths can be an asset to the community. This week will feature food, games and fun activities, and campers will meet with inspiring speakers who are leaders in…Continue
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Having a range of information allows us to ask questions and exercise options. The articles linked below provide such information. Remember - an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. We are more likely to prevent than to repair damage to the human body.
N'Zinga Shani, OneWorld, Inc…Continue
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Keitazulu Blazes His Own Campaign Trail. He Brings Something Special to The Political Table
The entire article in the New Haven Independent is worth reading. We encourage you to do so. The link is at the end of this short blog.
New Haven NEEDS an effective collaborative government.
This is a form of governance in which leaders…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 8, 2013 at 2:45pm — No Comments
Charter School Suspension Rate Prompts Call To Action
This Is An Opportunity for Meaningful Examination of Suspension/Disciplinary Policies!
While this situation is alarming, it is also an opportunity for the State Dept of Education (SDE), CT’s public school districts, the Charter Schools, parents and community leaders to take a god analytical look at school suspension and disciplinary policies and their implementation across the…Continue
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Curbing Costs, Improving Quality of Health Care
Framework for Improving Care and Slowing Health Care Cost Growth…Continue
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Cheerios Advertisement with Interracial Couple Brings Out America’s Underbelly.
The hopeful belief expressed by many that we are living in a post-racial America is challenged daily by the experience of many people of color. Of course, the dismissive comments of some public commentators that racism in America is largely in the past and therefore needs no serious attention are challenged every day by the experience of…Continue
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Did you miss United Way's Women's Initiative's recent showing of "A Place at the Table?" After the great response it received, there will be a second opportunity to see the film, which examines the issue of hunger in America.
Join us at 6 pm on Tuesday, June 11 at James Blackstone Memorial Library, 758 Main St. in Branford for a free screening of the film, followed by a discussion with local food policy leaders on hunger in Greater New Haven.
To reserve your…Continue
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