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The Foundation is honored to receive the When Work Works award from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and be acknowledged for their work place flexibility: a business strategy that has nationally proven results.
Voting is an important right as an American and KIDS CAN LEARN TO VOTE TOO!
Guadalupe Teen Court was honored in July by the National Association of Counties. Guadalupe Municipal Court Presiding Judge Lilia Alvarez, who's mission is to 'empower teens in Guadalupe', leads the program which provides the 'opportunity for skill development and growth to an under-served population.'
Participants will receive hands on advice and strategies from an experienced Mock Trial teacher on how to implement Mock Trial in the classroom.
In need of a new way to teach students about their rights and responsibilities AND maintain their interest? Tired of the same implementation ideas and topics? Then join us for this one day training that will combine technology and students’ rights. Participants of the training will obtain innovative ideas for teaching youth about laws and rights that are relevant to them.
2016 is a Presidential Election Year! Through the use of online games and engaging lessons, students can participate in the vote while having fun. Participants of this training will learn how to use specific on-line games and lessons to prepare their students for the Presidential Election. Through games, lessons, webcasts, and more, students learn how the government works and how they can do their part by being productive citizens. Students have a chance to be the President, solve the budget crises, implement a public policy, and much more! Also included in this training are the instructions to vote electronically in the KV Election.
We have partnered with many entities in Arizona to best compile all the pro bono opportunities available. Want to take a case? The agencies to work with are listed here. Want to write an article? We have a calendar of Guest Writer opportunities for you to view!