Personalized Learning

Integrating digital content with face-to-face teaching is proving to be a powerful new technique in classrooms all over the country, and is being used during the school day as well during CPN afterschool programs at two of our Neighborhood schools. Personalized learning is a technique that fuses traditional teaching via an instructor with digital content– […]

CPN and American Lung Association Team Up to Empower Asthmatic Students

Understanding and managing asthma is an ongoing challenge for many CPN students. Mary Ford Elementary school nurse, Charlene Barbot, expressed to CPN her desire to empower her students suffering from asthma with self-management techniques. In response, CPN partnered with the American Lung Association to offer the Open Airways Program at Mary Ford. Eight students participated, meeting twice a […]

CPN Students “Take Chances, Make Mistakes, Get Messy!” with Field Experiences

For all students, field trips are beneficial ways to take learning beyond the classroom and make it applicable to real-world experiences. For students living in poverty, field trips are not always a financial possibility. Charleston Promise Neighborhood (CPN) recognizes the importance of additional opportunities, and therefore ensures that 100% of the students we serve are […]