Helping families make a difference in their child’s education


Student Jobs & Futures Depend On It

This is where you'll find the student data and research that help us make good decisions for the Learning Community. Please share information you find helpful with others.

This section of our website is expanding. Check back often for more information on research and learning, student performance and demographics, and help for parents.

Poverty & Student Performance

Understanding school challenges is an important step to help children succeed. Science and data shows that kids and families in poverty have greater educational needs than their peers that don't. Click to navigate.

Free and reduced lunches
School age poverty
5 and under in poverty

4th Grade Gains
4th Grade Gap
11th Grade Outlook
11th Grade Gap
Poverty & Proficiency

Research & Learning

We want you to be informed. Find the latest research and articles that connect with Learning Community strategies in key focus areas. It's easy to share materials with others - just use the share bar on the left side of your screen, and check back often - we'll be updating on a regular basis.

Early Childhood            BROWSE
Elementary Learning     BROWSE
Teachers & Providers    BROWSE
Family Learning             BROWSE


Family Literacy in Action

The Learning Community Center of South Omaha empowers parents as a child's first teacher. KETV's Brandi Petersen reports. WATCH

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EDvantage Blog

Learn why early childhood education is critical for families and children in poverty. It's the latest from Learning Community CEO Ted Stilwill. READ

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