Tag Archives: Manchester

Surviving on a Stipend – NH Edition!

As you may or may not know, corps members receive a living stipend to cover the cost of living expenses during their year of service. It can be challenging at times to make ends meet on a quite limited budget … Continue reading

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Manchester – West Side Pride

by Felicia Truman, corps member serving at Gossler Park Elementary School Growing up in New Hampshire I had heard about the west side of Manchester. My own aunt and uncle sent their children to Catholic school to avoid the public … Continue reading

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New Year, New You…Goals for the Rest of My City Year

By Savannah Siders, corps member serving at McDonough Elementary School Happy New Year, New Hampshire! A resolution, according to the dictionary, is a course of action determined or decided on. Many people start the New Year with a resolution, whether … Continue reading

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School Initiatives – Straight from the Wolves Den

By Brenda Kunz, Corps Member serving at Henry Wilson Elementary School What is helping 3rd through 5th graders establish positive habits in regards to attendance, coursework and behavior at Henry Wilson Elementary School? How are these students’ excitement, accountability and … Continue reading

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Justice

“When our days become dreary with low-hovering clouds of despair, and when our nights become darker than a thousand midnights, let us remember that there is a creative force in this universe, working to pull down the gigantic mountains of … Continue reading

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Letters to Validate

This year I’m not active in two 5th grade classrooms like I was last year. I’m not running to hands that are swung in the air for my attention on math problems. I’m not organizing a line of 5th graders … Continue reading

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