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Edinboro University - Lake Effect Leaders
The United Way of Erie County, Edinboro University, and the City of Erie School District joined forces to develop a Community School Program at McKinley Elementary School to address low school performance outcomes in 2017. Edinboro University is working in collaboration to provide an infusion of students and services at McKinley Elementary School. One VISTA member is being requested to serve as part of the Lake Effect Leaders AmeriCorps VISTA cohort.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Edinboro University purposes to infuse McKinley Elementary School with an array of services and supports to increase the academic performance of students as demonstrated in increased standardized testing and qualitative feedback from educators and families. Year 3 of the project will focus on sustainability of Project Year 1 and Project Year 2 VISTA members. The long term goal will for the project to also become a hub for community change and support.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Cohort Model . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Education ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Youth Development ,  Community Organization . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Edinboro University - Lake Effect Leaders

Program Start/End Date
07/06/2020  -   07/05/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA  


Accepting Applications
From  03/05/2020  To  06/01/2020 

Contact Ben Helkowski
520 N Main St
Meadville   PA   16335
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 91372