Breakthrough adds, on average, an additional 300 hours of academic instruction to each student’s school year with tuition-free summer and afterschool programs.
This is actually a pretty great conference. Most of the attendees are very similar to the Breakthrough teachers I meet in my work: committed to service, idealistic, and friendly. I attended a workshop on debunking the private sector/public good divide, and learned about some great organizations.
Highlights, worth checking out: