Global Tech Prep Campus WOW! Showcase
May
25
5:00 pm17:00

Global Tech Prep Campus WOW! Showcase

  • Global Tech Prep

We invite you to Citizen Schools' upcoming Spring 2017 WOW! Showcase! This is a great opportunity to learn from the next generation of coders, photographers, authors, and much more, as they share their moments of discovery.

 

Edwards Middle School WOW! Showcase
May
25
5:00 pm17:00

Edwards Middle School WOW! Showcase

  • Clarence R Edwards Middle School

Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students in Boston into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors, and so much more. You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned. We hope you will join us!

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Cisco, MediaGirls, Pell Animation, athenahealth, YWCA Boston, Northestern University, WeThrive, Gilbane Building Company, Northeastern Women's Rugby Team, USA Rugby + Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization, Bunker Hill Community College, Northern Trust, City Sprouts, Boston Public Health Commission, TripAdvisor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Collins Middle School Spring Showcase
May
25
6:00 pm18:00

Collins Middle School Spring Showcase

  • Collins Middle School

Citizen Schools and our Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms at Collins Middle School into video production spaces, marketing firms courtrooms, financial investment offices, laboratories and so much more!   You will learn from middle school students at Collins! They'll teach you what they have mastered during their Citizen Schools elective and you will be WOW! with what they have learned.

The Evening

6:00-6:15 Welcome in the Auditorium

6:15-7:15 Student Showcase on 2nd Floor

7:15-7:30 Student Awards + Appreciation in Auditorium

7:30-7:45 Reception + Dessert

Additional Details & Getting There:

Parking can be found around Collins Middle School and specifically in the large lot next to Bertram Field, off Powder House Lane. Please enter through the school’s main entrance, off Powder House Lane, on the opposite side of the building from Highland Avenue. The event will take place in the cafeteria & the 2nd Floor.

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

  • Salem Access TV

  • Applied Materials

  • USA Rugby + Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization

  • Keurig

  • Teachers at the Collins Middle School
Jun
2
12:00 pm12:00

Google Mega WOW!

  • Chelsea Market

Join us to witness future Googlers present apprenticeship projects like Public Speaking, Crime Scene Investigation, Lego Robotics, and more!

Directions
Atlantic City Tech Talk
Enter at Chelsea Market - 2nd floor reception
75 9th Avenue New York, NY, 10011

Jun
3
12:30 pm12:30

Get CycED for Citizen Schools

  • Swerve Fitness Midtown

Citizen Schools New York is kicking off its first-ever Spin Event!

We’re ready to push for opportunities for underserved middle school students in New York City.  

Are you ready to ride?

A Night For CS
Jun
6
6:00 pm18:00

A Night For CS

  • The Black Rose

Join us for a night of cocktails, appetizers, and networking while supporting Citizen Schools!

Meet some amazing Citizen Teachers and community leaders, learn more about the incredible impact of Citizen Schools and find out about all the ways you (and your company) can get involved.

There will be a raffle with some fantastic prizes - tickets will be sold on-site the night of the event.

8GA Magazine Launch Party
Jun
16
3:00 pm15:00

8GA Magazine Launch Party

  • Citizen Schools
8ga magazine launch party

At the 8GA Magazine Launch Party, current 8GA students will showcase their writing pieces and celebrate the launch of the 2017 8GA Magazine.


Stand Up For Your Rights Showcase
May
24
5:30 pm17:30

Stand Up For Your Rights Showcase

  • Moakley Courthouse

Join us at Moakley Courthouse!

Since February, Citizen Schools & Discovering Justice have partnered with law firms across Boston to transform conference rooms & courtrooms into classrooms where volunteer attorneys teach middle school students the ins and outs of the law, as they prepare for their trials.

On May 24th, students will put their learning to the test as they present their cases in front of a real judge, family members, and civic leaders.

The Evening

5:00-5:40 Arrival and Judges/Juror Reception

5:40-6:00 Opening Remarks & Transition to Courtrooms

6:00-7:00 Students Deliver Trial

7:00-7:30 Celebratory Pizza Reception

Additional Details & Getting There: Please bring a photo ID to pass through security. You will have to “check” technology at the security desk.  Take the Silver Line 1 or 2 to Courthouse Station or pay for parking at one of the parking lots located on Northern Ave in front of the courthouse. All-day parking is generally around $14.

Tremendous thanks to our legal volunteers from:

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky + Popeo PC
  • GE
  • WilmerHale
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Jones Day
  • Goulston Storrs
  • Discovering Justice
Urban Assembly Unison Campus WOW! Showcase
May
24
5:00 pm17:00

Urban Assembly Unison Campus WOW! Showcase

  • Urban Assembly Unison

We invite you to Citizen Schools' upcoming Spring 2017 WOW! Showcase! This is a great opportunity to learn from the next generation of coders, photographers, authors, and much more, as they share their moments of discovery.

 

Orchard Gardens School WOW! Showcase
May
22
4:30 pm16:30

Orchard Gardens School WOW! Showcase

  • Orchard Gardens K-8 School

Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students in Boston into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors, and so much more. You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned. We hope you will join us!

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Cisco, MediaGirls, Pell Animation, athenahealth, YWCA Boston, Northestern University, WeThrive, Gilbane Building Company, Northeastern Women's Rugby Team, USA Rugby + Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization, Bunker Hill Community College, Northern Trust, City Sprouts, Boston Public Health Commission, TripAdvisor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Spring WOW! Bowl
May
20
9:30 am09:30

Spring WOW! Bowl

  • Chelsea High School Field

Come join us at our biannual WOW! Bowl. Watch as students come together to compete against rival schools in soccer, flag football, and rugby! Students have been training all semester for this event to showcase their skills and win the highly coveted Championship Award!

Event Schedule:

9:15 Opening Ceremonies for Students

9:30-11:30 Tournaments

11:30-12:00 Closing Ceremonies/ Lunch  

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

  • USA Rugby & Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization

  • Wentworth College

  • Northeastern University Women's Rugby Team
  • Browne Middle School coaches

  • Wright Middle School coaches

  • Edwards Middle School coaches

  • McCormack Middle School coaches

  • Trotter Innovation School coaches

  • Orchard Gardens coaches

Getting there:

Chelsea High School is accessible on the MBTA. Street Parking is available on Everett Ave and a parking lot is available on Carter Street near the school.

Browne Middle School WOW! Showcase
May
19
5:00 pm17:00

Browne Middle School WOW! Showcase

  • Browne Middle School

In our fourth year in Chelsea, Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students at the Browne Middle School and Wright Middle School into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors and so much more.   You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned!  We hope you will join us!

Getting There: Parking can be found around the school.  Pay close attention to the street signs. Please enter through the school’s main entrance, off Arlington Street.

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Google, Bunker Hill Community College, MediaGirls, Girls Who Code, YWCA Boston, WeThrive, GreenRoots, Microsoft, USA Rugby, athenahealth

 
 
Wright Middle School WOW! Showcase
May
18
4:30 pm16:30

Wright Middle School WOW! Showcase

  • Wright Middle School

In our fourth year in Chelsea, Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students at the Browne Middle School and Wright Middle School into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors and so much more.   You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned!  We hope you will join us!

Getting There: Parking can be found around the school.  Pay close attention to the street signs. Please enter through the school’s main entrance, off Arlington Street.

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Google, Bunker Hill Community College, MediaGirls, Girls Who Code, YWCA Boston, WeThrive, GreenRoots, Microsoft, USA Rugby, athenahealth

 
 
Trotter Innovation School WOW! Showcase
May
18
4:00 pm16:00

Trotter Innovation School WOW! Showcase

  • Trotter Innovation School

Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students in Boston into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors, and so much more. You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned. We hope you will join us!

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Cisco, MediaGirls, Pell Animation, athenahealth, YWCA Boston, Northestern University, WeThrive, Gilbane Building Company, Northeastern Women's Rugby Team, USA Rugby + Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization, Bunker Hill Community College, Northern Trust, City Sprouts, Boston Public Health Commission, TripAdvisor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

May
17
5:30 pm17:30

STEAM WOW! Showcase

  • Asia Society Texas Center

The WOW! Showcase has been a pivotal element of our program model since Citizen Schools’ founding year in 1995. The purpose of this regional showcase is to demonstrate to all of our community and community partners the jaw dropping knowledge students have acquired within their 10-week STEAM apprenticeships across campuses. Be on the lookout for the invitation! 

McCormack Middle School WOW! Showcase
May
16
5:00 pm17:00

McCormack Middle School WOW! Showcase

  • McCormack Middle School

Citizen Schools and Citizen Teacher volunteers have transformed classrooms and students in Boston into scientists, web-designers, community advocates, financial advisers, writers, inventors, and so much more. You will learn from our students about the many topics they have mastered during their semester-long apprenticeships as they showcase their skills. You will be the students, and they will be your teachers when they WOW! you with what they've learned. We hope you will join us!

Tremendous thanks to volunteers from:

Cisco, MediaGirls, Pell Animation, athenahealth, YWCA Boston, Northestern University, WeThrive, Gilbane Building Company, Northeastern Women's Rugby Team, USA Rugby + Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization, Bunker Hill Community College, Northern Trust, City Sprouts, Boston Public Health Commission, TripAdvisor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Navarro WOW! Showcase

  • Navarro School of Excellence
 

We invite you to Citizen Schools Texas's upcoming Spring 2017 WOW! Showcase! This is a great opportunity to learn from the next generation of pilots, photographers, tech entrepreneurs, and many more, as they share their moments of discovery. Volunteers from Houston's leading corporations and community organizations have spent time in our classrooms this past Spring igniting the passions of 300 middle school students in subjects ranging from Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) to marketing, the arts, and so much more!

May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Annual WOW!NOW Gala

  • Seaport Hotel

Join us to celebrate TripAdvisor for being a leader in addressing some of our world’s most critical humanitarian issues - and for partnering with Citizen Schools to inspire global citizens in our local community.

May
3
5:30 pm17:30

Sugar Grove WOW Showcase

 
 

We invite you to Citizen Schools Texas's upcoming Spring 2017 WOW! Showcase! This is a great opportunity to learn from the next generation of pilots, photographers, tech entrepreneurs, and many more, as they share their moments of discovery. Volunteers from Houston's leading corporations and community organizations have spent time in our classrooms this past Spring igniting the passions of 300 middle school students in subjects ranging from Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) to marketing, the arts, and so much more!

Mar
28
5:30 pm17:30

benefitED 2017

  • Computer History Museum

On March 28, join us at the Computer Science Museum to celebrate learning with Citizen Schools and to connect with the business and community leaders helping to transform the lives of middle school students and the landscape of public education.

Mar
14
7:00 pm19:00

Issue Education Event

  • TEEM Networking

Due to the storm, we have postponed Issue Education. Please check back later in the week for an update.

citizen schools issue education

Issue Education: A conversation on how to create meaningful opportunities for students in a highly segregated school system

Join Citizen Schools New York and Fidelity Investments to hear expert perspectives on important equity issues affecting our schools, students, and families. David Kirkland, Professor of English Education at NYU Steinhardt’s School of Education, Culture, and Human Development and Director of The Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools, and Carla Shedd, Assistant Professor of Sociology and African-American Studies at Columbia University, and David Baiz fourth-year principal and founding member of Global Technology Preparatory, public middle school in East Harlem will participate in a moderated discussion and Q&A on the equity challenges facing our students and school communities.

Feb
8
4:00 pm16:00

6 Degrees of the Bay Area

  • Wendel, Rosen, BLack & Dean LLP

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity that will inspire you while improving the lives of kids in the Bay Area? Join Citizen Schools for this year’s 6 Degrees of the Bay Area, a networking event to introduce middle school students to potential career paths!