Tag: Youth Mentoring

Girls on the Run 5K Registration is Open

| September 29, 2014
Girls on the Run 5K Registration is Open

Girls on the Run 5k is unlike any other running event.  It is a celebration of and for the girls who are completing a three month season of Girls on the Run programming. By the day of the 5k, their enthusiasm is such that they are running around before the race.  Girls dance to warm-up […]

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Girls on the Run is Hiring

| September 29, 2014
Girls on the Run is Hiring

Girls on the Run is hiring a Program Specialist/Health Educator. The position calls for someone that possesses a passion for and commitment to improving the lives and opportunities for youth and community in Northern Arizona. The Program Specialist/Health Educator will assist with the development and support of Girls on the Run of N. AZ, youth academic […]

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U.S. Department of Education Looking for Innovative School Programming

| September 29, 2014
U.S. Department of Education Looking for Innovative School Programming

The U.S. Department of Education is soliciting submissions that describe innovating programming being implemented in schools and districts around the country. Secretary Arne Duncan wants to know what’s happening in your community and wants you to share the innovative things the schools in your area are doing — or what you’d like to see happen. What […]

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BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

| September 17, 2014
BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff BookPALS, Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools is an all volunteer literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation,  placing actors, theater students, and trained community volunteers into underserved elementary schools   (pre K-6th grade) to read aloud to classrooms of students on a weekly basis- […]

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Literacy Coach Job Position Available

| September 15, 2014
Literacy Coach Job Position Available

Job Description: Read-On Flagstaff (ROF) Program Coordinator PART-TIME POSITION (approximately 15-20 hours per week) Salary Range $14-$16 per hour depending on experience Summary: The SNA Program Coordinator is responsible for the skill development, task achievement and work performance of the Family Literacy Coaches (Coaches) providing services on behalf of the United Way of Northern Arizona’s […]

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Public Library – Family Friendly Events and Activities – Throughout the Fall

| August 21, 2014
Public Library – Family Friendly Events and Activities – Throughout the Fall

The Flagstaff City – Coconino County Public Library has many great activities and events going on for kids and families this fall including storytimes for young kiddos, lego club, and the Tweens n’ Teens events.  Be sure to mark your calendars and share these wonderful opportunities with your networks. STORYTIME: BABY LAPTIME September 11– November […]

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Girls on the Run Fall Registration is Open!

| August 14, 2014
Girls on the Run Fall Registration is Open!

At Girls on the Run we inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Our after-school program begins the week of 9/1 and is held at various schools across Flagstaff, Sedona, Prescott, Williams and Grand Canyon. Learn more about the times and locations of our programs […]

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Flagstaff Family Resource Center – Resources available for Students, Parents, and Families

| August 8, 2014
Flagstaff Family Resource Center – Resources available for Students, Parents, and Families

FUSD’s Family Resource Center offers ALL FUSD STUDENTS in grades K-12 the following services: K-12 Tutoring by FUSD Certified Teachers FUSD School Information & Forms Community Resources & Referrals Computer & Internet Access Adult Basic Computer Training Parent & Family Workshops & Classes Parenting Information & Books Children’s Books & Videos Available for Checkout Interpreter […]

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Commit to Quality – Sign the Make it Count Pledge

| August 8, 2014
Commit to Quality – Sign the Make it Count Pledge

More than 330 out-of-school time programs signed the Make It Count Pledge since it was announced on May 1st WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? Signing the Make It Count Pledge indicates a program’s commitment to using the Arizona Quality Standards for Out-of-School Time Programs as part of their continuous quality improvement process. Use the Standards […]

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Expect More Arizona – 2014 Excellence Tour

| August 4, 2014
Expect More Arizona – 2014 Excellence Tour

Expect More Arizona is pleased to announce the launch of the Expect More Excellence Tour. This is an incredible opportunity to shine a light on what Arizonans are doing all over the state to make progress toward a world-class education for all students. Highlighting examples of excellence statewide supports Expect More Arizona’s efforts to create […]

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