Youth

Educating in the Digital Age: A Celebration of Writing & Literacy

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October 25, 2014
The strongest possible program covering the newest and best educational practices both in the classroom and beyond.

On Saturday, October 25th from 8am-5pm, the Philadelphia Writing Project in partnership with the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) have teamed up to provide area teachers a full day of professional development including breakout sessions, product demonstrations, and expert panels that will highlight and showcase the future of digital and literacy education both in and out of the classroom.

 

State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen

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October 21, 2014
Free Flu Shots!

State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen will be offering free flu shot clinics on Tuesday, October 21st and Thursday, October 30th at her office located at 1701 West Lehigh. Residents over 65, young poeple with chronic illnesses, children between the ages of 6 months and 2 years and pregnant women are at higher than normal risk of catching influenza this season. The Center for Disease Control recommends that everyone older than 6 months should receive a yearly flu shot before the end of COtover. Partnering with Walgreens and the U.S.

READ! By 4th Campaign Teams Up with Eagles Youth Partnership

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October 16, 2014

The READ! by 4th Campaign announced on October 15, 2014 that Eagles Youth Partnership and Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin will serve as a leading voice for the Campaign's efforts to boost the number of children reading on grade level by the start of fourth grade.

Amerihealth Caritas Partnership's Healthy Hoops Program

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July 26, 2014

The Amerihealth Caritas Partnership will host the Healthy Hoops Program at St. Joseph's University on Saturday, July 26th.

Mock Interviews for High School Seniors

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April 3, 2014

The Chester Business Association is collaborating with the Chester Upland School District, the City's Workforce Development Office and the Chester Education Foundation to help prepare the high school seniors for employment. The Chester Business Association will hold the "Mock Interviews" day on Thursday, April 3rd, 7:30am-2:30pm, at the Chester High School Library, 200 W 9th Street, Chester, PA 19013.