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Breakthrough Sacramento: Setting the Stage for Student Success For Over 30 Years.

April 10, 2024 The Non Profit Podcast Network
Breakthrough Sacramento: Setting the Stage for Student Success For Over 30 Years.
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Breakthrough Sacramento: Setting the Stage for Student Success For Over 30 Years.
Apr 10, 2024
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Ever wondered how a summer program can transform a child's future? Breakthrough Sacramento's 30th anniversary is a testament to the staying power of education and mentorship. Join me as Faith Galati, the dedicated Executive Director of Breakthrough Sacramento, shares the floor with an energetic eighth grader, Johanna. Their stories intertwine to paint a vivid picture of the program's history, its impactful peer-teaching approach, and the ways in which it champions educational equity, helping students like Johanna build a solid academic foundation during the pivotal summer months leading back into the regular academic schedule.Imagine a classroom where raps, cheers, and dynamic learning are the norm. That's the reality for participants in the Breakthrough Summer Program. This episode looks at how unconventional methods and a vibrant learning atmosphere can lead to significant academic strides. We explore how the Breakthrough National Collaborative aids in crafting a well-rounded curriculum and exchanging best practices to benefit learners across the nation. It's not just about the books; it's about fostering a love for learning and a drive for academic excellence.Our conversation also demonstrates the value of experiential activities and intricate college preparation processes offered by Breakthrough Sacramento. There's more to education than what's taught in the classroom, and we delve into how experiences like skiing and kayaking, paired with comprehensive high school advising and college counseling, set the stage for success. The educational landscape is shifting, and we tackle how Breakthrough Sacramento navigates these changes, shaping futures by steering students through high school curriculums, college admissions, and the significance of investing in education to prevent negative outcomes in vulnerable communities. This has been one of our community's best kept secrets to say the least and it's time now to make some noise about all the good that's been done the past 30 years and how that's going to make a difference going forward. To learn more about Breakthrough Sacramento and to take the test to see if you're smarter than a Breakthrough Student, visit https://breakthroughsac.org/To connect with Faith Galati email: BSAC@breakthroughsac.orgSpecial thanks to our three “Founding” sponsors for helping to support a weekly cadence of the program. Please give them consideration if you should have a need in their area of expertise. They are:CAPTRUST: Fiduciary advice for endowments and foundations.www.captrust.com/sacramentoRSE, Inc: Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations www.RS-E.comWestern Health Advantage: Providing a health plan for you. www.westernhealth.com
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Ever wondered how a summer program can transform a child's future? Breakthrough Sacramento's 30th anniversary is a testament to the staying power of education and mentorship. Join me as Faith Galati, the dedicated Executive Director of Breakthrough Sacramento, shares the floor with an energetic eighth grader, Johanna. Their stories intertwine to paint a vivid picture of the program's history, its impactful peer-teaching approach, and the ways in which it champions educational equity, helping students like Johanna build a solid academic foundation during the pivotal summer months leading back into the regular academic schedule.Imagine a classroom where raps, cheers, and dynamic learning are the norm. That's the reality for participants in the Breakthrough Summer Program. This episode looks at how unconventional methods and a vibrant learning atmosphere can lead to significant academic strides. We explore how the Breakthrough National Collaborative aids in crafting a well-rounded curriculum and exchanging best practices to benefit learners across the nation. It's not just about the books; it's about fostering a love for learning and a drive for academic excellence.Our conversation also demonstrates the value of experiential activities and intricate college preparation processes offered by Breakthrough Sacramento. There's more to education than what's taught in the classroom, and we delve into how experiences like skiing and kayaking, paired with comprehensive high school advising and college counseling, set the stage for success. The educational landscape is shifting, and we tackle how Breakthrough Sacramento navigates these changes, shaping futures by steering students through high school curriculums, college admissions, and the significance of investing in education to prevent negative outcomes in vulnerable communities. This has been one of our community's best kept secrets to say the least and it's time now to make some noise about all the good that's been done the past 30 years and how that's going to make a difference going forward. To learn more about Breakthrough Sacramento and to take the test to see if you're smarter than a Breakthrough Student, visit https://breakthroughsac.org/To connect with Faith Galati email: BSAC@breakthroughsac.orgSpecial thanks to our three “Founding” sponsors for helping to support a weekly cadence of the program. Please give them consideration if you should have a need in their area of expertise. They are:CAPTRUST: Fiduciary advice for endowments and foundations.www.captrust.com/sacramentoRSE, Inc: Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations www.RS-E.comWestern Health Advantage: Providing a health plan for you. www.westernhealth.com