Reading proficiently by 4th grade is critical to academic success and can be a pathway out of poverty. Generations Incorporated is an inter-generational literacy program that helps kindergartners to 3rd graders read proficiently by 4th grade.
Hosted by: Eric Clemons Produced by: Greater Boston Newsmakers Team
Everyone must adapt to an ever-changing world, but the challenges for girls and young women in our culture don’t seem to be getting any easier. Joining host Eric Clemons is the Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Holyoke, MA, Suzanne Parker.
Exeter New Hampshire Town Manager, Russ Dean, sits down with Jenny Johnson at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics to discuss infrastructure, construction of a wastewater facility, affordable housing, the senior population and civic engagement.
When the state focuses on collaborating with local businesses, non-profits, financial institutions and communities, it can lead to economic growth both locally and state-wide. Joining Eric Clemons is the TDI Fellow at MassDevelopment, Laura Masulis.
Connecticut TransAdvocacy Coalition Executive Director, Diana Lombardi, joins Newsmakers to discuss challenges and progress as the transgender community seeks equality and an end to discrimination in all areas of life.
The New Britain Museum of American Art conserves and exhibits a collection of the best works in all artistic media by American artists; including upcoming exhibits by Georgia O'Keefe and film star Dennis Hopper. Director, Min Jung Kim, joins Newsmakers.
There are nearly 1800 United Ways around the world, helping connect people to the services that can make the difference in their well-being and survival. Host Eric Clemons’ guest is the President & CEO of the United Way of Pioneer Valley, James Ayers.
Western New England University law professor Erin Buzuvis discusses the origins and applications of Title IX on Newsmakers with Eric Clemons. From admissions to athletics to sexual misconduct and protection of the LGBT community, Title IX has impact.
The Clubhouse Network's learning approach is designed to empower youth from all backgrounds to become more capable, creative, and confident learners; and increases young people’s opportunities to build fulfilling careers. Gail Breslow joins Eric Clemons.
Build BPS is a one billion dollar plan to modernize Boston Public Schools over the next decade and provide students with a 21st century education in a 21st century learning environment in order to succeed in a 21st century workforce.
Interview recorded on August 22, 2017 at Suffolk University. Hosted by Jenny Johnson.
Boston Youth Sanctuary provides a safe and nurturing environment for at-risk youth ages 6-11 who have experienced traumatic events or circumstances in their lives. Founder and Executive Director, Jana Karp, and Eric Clemons discuss BYS programs.