Join Our Elementary Literacy Day

on October 18, 2010
Achievement First has built a strong foundation in elementary literacy, with coaches for every teacher and a "teaching and learning" team devoted to researching best practices and creating resources for our teachers to use in their classrooms. Join...

2010-11 Leadership Opportunities With Achievement First Virtual Information Session

on September 27, 2010
2011-12 Leadership Opportunities With Achievement First October 5, 2010 8:00-9:00 p.m.EST Are you considering a future in school leadership? Achievement First has the coaching, professional development opportunities and systems that support brand...

2011-12 Teaching Opportunities With Achievement First Virtual Information Session

on September 27, 2010
2011-12 Teaching Opportunities With Achievement First
October 13, 2010 8:00-9:00 p.m.EST All Achievement First teachers share a laser focus on completely closing the achievement gap. This common focus fosters collaboration among teachers and...

Elementary Literacy Immersion Day

By:Achievement First on September 27, 2010
Elementary Literacy Immersion Day
October 22nd; 8:00-2:30 p.m. EST
Brooklyn, NY Achievement First has built a strong foundation in elementary literacy, with coaches for every teacher and a "teaching and learning" team devoted to researching best...

Classroom Culture Professional Development

By:Achievement First on September 27, 2010
Classroom Culture Professional Development

October 26th, 5:30-7:00 p.m. EST

New Haven, CT All great educators want to create a wonderful classroom experience that encourages a love of learning while also maintaining academic rigor and high...

"The Lottery" documentary now playing

By:Achievement First on June 09, 2010
Please go see "The Lottery" this week -- now playing on screens across the nation. "The Lottery" makes the case that any child, given the right educational circumstances, can succeed. Listings: http://www.screenvision.com/s/showing/TheLottery/

Leadership Opportunities With Achievement First Virtual Information Session

By:Achievement First on March 30, 2010
Leadership Opportunities With Achievement First Virtual Information Session
April 6; 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. EST
Hosted by Liz Mitha, Director of Recruitment, Connecticut

We know that effective school leaders have a significant impact on school culture and...

Open House @ AF

By:Achievement First on March 10, 2010
-- March 18; 8:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
-- Hartford, Connecticut

-- With state testing approaching and over 100 days of school complete, are you looking for new ways to energize your classroom through the month of March? Learn how to breathe new life...

Visit One of Our Schools: Open Door Days All March

By:Achievement First on March 04, 2010
Open Door Days March 1-31; 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Brooklyn, NY, and New Haven, Bridgeport and Hartford, Connecticut Interested in seeing a high-performing elementary, middle or high school at work? This month, we are opening our doors to anyone...

Immerse Yourself in the Founding Teacher Experience

By:Achievement First on February 18, 2010
Visit an Achievement First School: Immerse Yourself in the Founding Teacher Experience
February 24; 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Brooklyn, New York

Are you interested in experiencing what teaching is really like in a high-performing school? If so, immerse...