KIPP Philadelphia is focused on empowering and supporting students to choose the right college, where they have the best chance of graduating. Learn three of the ways KIPP Through College Philadelphia is making it happen.
As we prepare to kick off a new school year at KIPP with nearly 70,000 KIPPsters in the classroom, Richard Barth shares a few quotes from KIPP School Summit to inspire and fuel us all in the months ahead.
Eight KIPP alumni share what they’ve learned about interning this summer to help their peers prepare for their first internship.
Meet Alejandra. KIPP LA alumna and recent Boston University graduate. Alejandra plans to use her degree to make medical devices and eventually, to improve access to healthcare in underdeveloped countries.
Meet Emani’. KIPP Bay Area alumna and recent Spelman graduate. Emani’ wants to start a support group for mothers of color that provides resources for those who strive to balance raising a family with work, education, health and community involvement.
Meet Manny. KIPP Houston alumnus and recent law school graduate. His advice to KIPP students? Really think about what you want to do in life, and then find someone who has already traveled that path and learn as much as you can from them.
Meet Jordan. KIPP Baltimore alumnus and recent University of Pittsburgh graduate. Jordan plans to go to Emerson for an MFA program in Creative Writing. After that, he wants to to write for TV cartoons and create a cartoon of his own.