The News School Graduates Certified and Credentialed Cub Reporters Thru the City of Chicago One Summer Jobs!

The News School Graduates Certified and Credentialed Cub Reporters Thru the City of Chicago One Summer Jobs!

I’m Just Saying In my 30 plus years of working with City, State and Community Based Organizations as a workforce development specialist, I have rarely come across a summer youth program that has achieved the outcomes of the collaboration between Phalanx Family Services and Saint Agatha’s News School. The 2017 Summer Youth Program began the […]

The News School Demonstrates How Youth Is Not Wasted on the Young….I’m Just Saying

The News School Demonstrates How Youth Is Not Wasted on the Young….I’m Just Saying

On Monday, April 17, 2017, a unique and visionary partnership between Saint Agatha and Phalanx Family Services began. Saint Agatha is a closed elementary school and day care program previously offered thru the Archdiocese of Chicago. Phalanx Family Services is a full-service, nonprofit organization offering a multitude of programming for in-need families and individuals living […]

One Summer Chicago 2016: The News School Dynamic Youth Program at Work

One Summer Chicago 2016: The News School Dynamic Youth Program at Work

The One Summer Chicago Youth Employment Program began Monday, June 27, 2016, and sought to place over 25,000 youth, ages 14-24, into a summer program that consisted of work experience, internships, and some creative outside-the-box youth program approaches. When the program ended, most of the participating government approved institutions, public and civic organizations, private business […]