Message from the ED: A Month of Transition & Planning
August is when the DC region slows down. But not totally at AALEAD! Our staff do get to take a break between summer and school-year programs, but August is also always a busy time with transitions and organization-building activities. This August, we continued to work on our next 3-year strategic plan for FY15 – FY17. […]
DC Students Explain What AALEAD Means To Them
By My Nguyen, DC Middle & High School Program Coordinator Photo Courtesy of AALEAD Staff For the past few months, I’ve been working with a group of middle and high school students, and during my time with them, I have been able to witness the growth that some of these students displayed through programs. I […]
Staff Spotlight: He’ll Tell You Something Good!
By Sharon Choi, Development & Communications Manager Photos courtesy of AALEAD Staff Only having been with us since April 2014, AALEAD’s Parent Outreach Coordinator, Charles Kuo, has already made such an impact, not only on our parents, but on our youth, too. If you ever come by our offices or programs, you won’t ever miss […]
Summer Kinect Reflection: Haiku Poems
By AALEAD Youth Photos by AALEAD Staff As youth slowly say good bye to summer vacation and prepare to go back to school to begin another year of learning and growth, we reflect back on their experiences in AALEAD’s Summer Kinect program in Montgomery County, MD. To close out the summer program, AALEADers wrote haiku […]