Summer Learning Program is Back Because it Works

Charleston Promise Neighborhood’s summer learning program returned on June 12. Research shows that most of the achievement gap in reading between low-income and high-income children occurs during the summer months, when school is out. Last year, Charleston Promise Neighborhood, in collaboration with Metanoia’s Freedom School, provided literacy enrichment to 71 K-5th graders last summer at […]

Girl Talk: The Writing is on the Wall

  Charleston Promise Neighborhood’s (CPN) mission is to ensure that all of our Neighborhood students are on track to graduate high school with the skills necessary to enter college, the workforce, or the military. To that end, on Monday, May 22nd, CPN partnered with Sanders-Clyde and 37 local female business and community leaders to bring […]

Sanders-Clyde Students Build 21st Century Skills during CPN Afterschool Program

On Wednesday, May 4th, Sanders-Clyde students demonstrated newly-learned 21st Century Skills during their Expanded Learning Time (ELT) “Show What You Know” year-end showcase. A room full of parents watched as their children performed and articulated how their participation in the ELT afterschool program this past semester helped them grow their collaboration, creativity, critical thinking and problem-solving […]