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YALI Fellows Return to East Austin College Prep to Work With Students

YALI Fellows Return to East Austin College Prep to Work With Students

By Lizzie Chen on 08/14/2015 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: east austin college prep, eaprep, YALI, Young Africans Leadership Initiative, africa, africans, african leaders, white house, barack obama, president obama, volunteer, eaprep, east austin, childrens promise, southwest key, swkey, swk, southwest key programs

On July 18, 2015, East Austin College Prep enjoyed another warm visit from the Young African Leaders Initiative. A group from across Sub-Saharan Africa visited East Austin College Prep to engage with EAPrep's summer programming students.

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Josh Piland from Learning Fun 101 Robotics teaches incoming EAPrep 9th graders Eric Maldonado and Alexis Buneo how to program a robot on the first day of camp.

EAPrep Partners with Time Warner Cable to Prepare Students for High School

By Lizzie Chen on 04/29/2015 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: east austin college prep, eaprep, stem, step up to stem, time warner cable, twc, connect a million minds, east austin, robotics, science, stem, science, technology, math, education

This week, East Austin College Prep kicked off the STEP UP to STEM Summer Program in partnership with Time Warner Cable's Connect A Million Minds Initiative-- in support of addressing America’s declining proficiency in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). STEP (Summer Transitional Enrichment Program) targets rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade students as they navigate the often difficult adjustment from elementary to middle school and middle school to high school by offering an academically rigorous and community-building summer experience.

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Sandy Fernandez with her son Steve who is in 5th grade at East Austin College Prep.

East Austin College Prep Moms Give Back to Community

By Lizzie Chen on 04/29/2015 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: east austin college prep, mothers day, 2015, mom, eaprep, swkey, southwest key programs, good neighbors program, good neighbors

“The best part about helping someone is the look on their face when they’re overcome with emotions and gratitude,” says Sandy Fernandez, a Southwest Key Good Neighbors member and East Austin College Prep mom.

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East Austin College Prep Administrator Named National Institute of Latino School Leaders Fellow

By Southwest Key on 03/30/2015 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: east austin college prep, jaime huerta, NCLR, EAPrep, N

Mr. Jaime Huerta, Assistant Superintendent/Principal of East Austin College Prep was one of fifteen educators nationwide selected from a competitive pool of applicants to become a 2015 Fellow for the National Institute for Latino School Leaders (NILSL).

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Are You Ready For Amplify Austin?

By Southwest Key on 02/10/2015 @ 06:54 AM

Tags: amplify austin, east austin college prep, eaprep, swkey, swk, southwest key, southwest key programs, get amped, i live here, i give here

Southwest Key is excited to participate in Amplify Austin 2015! Help us transform East Austin into a Community of Opportunity through educational and economic developments that will provide access to healthy and affordable food, create educational opportunities, generate jobs with living wages and offer a safe and diverse setting for East Austin residents.

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