The Learning Community partners with Project Harmony to expand two-generation impact. That means more families in northeast Omaha can join Parent University. The program takes a two-generation, or whole-family approach, offering opportunities for better outcomes in education and employment.
The Learning Community Foundation joins together with local donors raising $60,000 to help families.The diapers and formula will help parents and children stay safe, healthy and learning during this pandemic.
A nice surprise awaits many Parent University families in homeownership classes in the Learning Community Center of North Omaha. Contrary to what they’ve been told, or heard in the past, buying a home is not an impossible dream. Read this Omaha World-Herald about a Parent University family’s inspiring journey to their very own home.
The Aspen Ascend conference gives our team great ideas for two-generation success. Here in the Learning Community, we’re big believers in a 2-Gen approach. Why? Because we see firsthand how families build on their strengths. If you’re interested a 2-Gen approach in the Omaha metro area., take a few minutes to explore. This Aspen Institute report is a […]
Why invest in early childhood education? North Carolina researchers set out to answer that exact question. They followed students from preschoolers all the way to middle school. The results show how early childhood delivers impact, and they can prove it.
The Learning Community starts the new year with new members in Subcouncils 1: Bradley Ekwerekwu and Brian Thommes, Subcouncil 3: Mark Hoeger and Melinda Kozel, and Subcouncil 5: Anayeli Martinez-Real. Meet the entire Coordinating Council.
As the new school year gets underway, every family can take some simple steps to build positive relationships. That’s one of the building blocks in Parent University and it works. Read about it in this Omaha World Herald story in Momaha.
Learning Community Dad shares perspective at national conference School-family partnerships are the key focus area as the Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties presents at the National Families Learning Conference in Tuscon, Arizona. The conference draws educators and program staff from across the country to learn and share best practice guidelines. Andre Adams, […]