Congratulations to PSCCN for Securing the King County Promise!

2019-09-11T20:00:59+00:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: Communications & PR, PSCCN, Puget Sound Coalition for College & Career Readiness|Tags: |

Congratulations to Kyla Lackie and Mercy Daramola, who led the Puget Sound Coalition for College & Career Readiness and the Puget Sound College & Career Network to secure more than $112 million for the King County Promise! The Promise program will significantly enhance advising services in high school and college to get more students to [...]

PSCCN Presents a Double Film Screening of “Personal Statement”

2019-08-19T15:10:25+00:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Events, Puget Sound Coalition for College & Career Readiness|Tags: |

Join PSCCN for a FREE film screening about the journey young people take to get to and through college! The screening will take place on Monday, August 19 at 11:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. at New Holly Gathering Hall, or on Monday, August 26 at 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. at Green River College. RSVP: [...]

Job Well Done, Race to the Top Team!

2018-02-13T20:49:07+00:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: Race to the Top|Tags: |

We want to express our gratitude to the awesome work of our Race to the Top team. During the January All Staff Meeting, we presented a video of the team and the work they accomplished. In case you were unable to make it to that meeting, we have included the video below: [...]

Join the Authors of Why We Drop Out

2018-01-25T20:49:45+00:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: Events, Puget Sound Coalition for College & Career Readiness|

Join the Authors of Why We Drop Out for an afternoon of discussion on pathways to leaving school. All are welcome to join us for this round table discussion on increasing graduation and postsecondary access with the authors of the book Why We Drop Out. The authors will be sharing their research and learning while facilitating a [...]

Dr. LaWonda Smith’s Visit to the last Race to the Top Summit

2017-09-18T19:57:01+00:00September 12th, 2017|Categories: Race to the Top|Tags: , , , |

While on business in DC attending the last Race to the Top Summit, we had a surprise guest, U. S. Secretary of Education, Ms. Betsy DeVos, who I captured on film with leaders from the New Haven Unified School District. I also had an opportunity to visit the National Museum of African American History and [...]