Posted on September 23, 2013
To provide support for a Program Officer for Community Engagement position for their College and Career Readiness initiative which is expanding from 15 to 25 New Visions high schools. New Visions has built a community engagement and college readiness program piloted in the 9th grade last year that relies on collection and analysis of student data, instructional supports, intensive parent and community engagement, and deepened school capacity to ensure that students have the supports necessary to succeed in their post-secondary endeavors. They plan to build on their initial efforts with a seamless continuum of services designed to support and engage students throughout high school. Since 1989, New Visions has served as a laboratory of innovation within New York City’s public school reform efforts, creating and refining new approaches to systemic challenges.