Winton Prep Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Literacy

CINCINNATI, OH—Winton Preparatory Academy’s first ever literacy night event, spearheaded by the school’s Title teachers, was a great success from the perspective of students, families and staff! Against the backdrop of Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee, the K-8 school, located in Cincinnati, ranks literacy among its highest priorities. It serves about 320 students, 100 percent of whom are economically disadvantaged. “The event was all about helping …

June New Hires and Staffing Changes!

Meet our new directors and executive team members:   Jerry Farley STATE DIRECTOR—CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION Jerry doesn’t do anything small—big man, big heart, big effort. He believes that great educators recognize that the best solution for helping anyone succeed comes from acknowledging that they are their own expert. Ask them what frustrates them—they’ll tell you. Ask them what would help them learn—they’ll …

Student Profile: Meet Camisha

AKRON, OH—Not unlike many of our students, Camisha had seemingly overwhelming barriers to success and high school graduation. On many occasions, Camisha’s teachers would make Home Visits to look for her when she was absent from school. And her mother—who cared for her grandchild during the day so Camisha could go to school—frequently called the school to check on her. …

Congrats LEAD II!

The LEAD (Leadership, Exploration and Development) Studio is designed to develop high potential individuals, build on the culture of the organization, and identify individuals for promotions as our organization continues to grow. While the LEAD Class of 2016 serve in various roles throughout the organization, they all share the qualities of expressed interest in advancement, a proven track record of success, consistently uphold our core …

Values & Performance Award Winners

Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations. And thank you to all of our nominees for making it so difficult to select winners for each award! We’re so proud and grateful for everything you do for Cambridge, the schools, and the students. Congratulations to   Megan Caranna—Winner of the Founder’s Award Runner up: Nick McElroy The Founder’s Award was created to honor …