Urban Education: Student Honors, Awards, Publications, and Other Activities

Pieranna Pieroni (Urban Education) presented “Democracy from the Ground Up” at the annual conference of the National Network for Educational Renewal (NNER), an organization whose focus includes preparing students for active participation in a democratic society. Her presentation highlighted “Community Roots,” a summer program that she initiated for high school students. The program encourages students to participate in community gardening so that they may build their college readiness through civic engagement. (posted 2-2011)

Submitted on: FEB 1, 2011

Category: Urban Education, Students Honors, Awards, and Publications