We’re shining the spotlight on one of our remarkable KIPP alumni: Lena Muslem, an alum of KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy. We caught up with Lena this month to hear about her current internship with LinkedIn as a Sales Operations Analyst Intern and she had lots to share!
We know the adjustment to college isn’t always easy, but we also know it gets better. To help make month two a little bit easier, we’ve being asking some of our KIPP alumni, KIPP Through College leaders, and staff from our partner universities to share their college experiences and advice.
KIPP opens our 183rd school with 21 schools opening their doors for the first time this year! In this post, Richard Barth highlights four schools, the communities they are serving, and their founding leaders. Their stories are very different, but they are united by a common goal: to make sure every child has access to an education that opens doors of opportunity.
Eight KIPP alumni share what they’ve learned about interning this summer to help their peers prepare for their first internship.
What is restorative justice and how is it creating a paradigm shift in the culture at KIPP Bay Area Schools? In this post, Head of Schools Ric Zappa explains how implementing restorative justice practices has led to fewer students missing class and improved academic performance.
By Ric Zappa, School Leader, KIPP Summit Academy Since its origins, KIPP has placed equal emphasis on academics and character development. As educators, we want our students to have grit, aspiring to prepare them for every obstacle that comes their way. When I became principal at KIPP Summit Academy in San Lorenzo, California, in 2010, […]
By Trina, 7th Grade Student, KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy Trina submitted content to the Team & Family Blog this month because she wants her teachers to know just how influential they are to her. My name is Trina, and I go to KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy. I’m the in the Class of 2017. […]