WEBINAR – Cultural Crossroads: Exploring the important intersection of summer program training & design with the critical need to address race, equity, and inclusion – April 28, 2021
On April 28, 2021, in partnership with the National Summer Learning Association, Breakthrough hosted a webinar on the important intersection of summer program training & design with the critical need to address race, equity, and inclusion. The conversation also explored how organizations can best equip summer program staff with tools & training on race, equity and inclusion in order to meet student needs and maximize program impact this summer.
WEBINAR – THE GROWING OPPORTUNITY GAP & THE BT MODEL – APRIL 7, 2021
On Wednesday, April 7, 2021, we explored the challenges that our education system is facing in the wake of the global pandemic and discussed how the Breakthrough model offers one solution as an integrated out-of-school time program serving kids and an educator recruitment and training program serving college students.
GO THE DISDANCE – MARCH 25, 2021
This live, free, virtual dance party celebrating Breakthrough’s mission featured a live DJ, inspiring Breakthrough student stories, and regional shout-outs. Check out the entire live stream above, and see how we were able to Go the DisDANCE together!
BREAKTHROUGH COAST TO COAST DAY – JULY 9, 2020
This one-hour virtual panel features Breakthrough students, teaching fellows, and alumni from across the country. You get a peek into virtual classrooms, hear from panelists about their personal experiences, and discover how we’re keeping the Breakthrough spirit and community alive in a virtual environment. Click here to watch the full webinar.
BREAKTHROUGH IMPACT FUND: PEER TO PEER JOINT FUNDRAISER – APRIL – JUNE 2020
More than 900 donations and 150 alumni participants contributed to the success of our first-ever Collaborative-wide fundraising effort from April-May 2020. We are in awe at the generosity of this community and committed to supporting our students every step of the way to college with the proceeds from the Impact Fund.