WORKING hand in hand

Portnoy, Sean
November 2008
T H E Journal;Nov2008, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p32
The article discusses alliances between school districts and community-based organizations and the benefits which they give to students. Several examples of collaborative efforts are discussed, particularly highlighting those dedicated to providing technological resources and training for school students and teachers. Programs profiled include Adobe Youth Voices, which increases the availability of software tools for students and the Building Opportunities and Overtures in Science and Technology (BOOST), which offers the use of advanced technology to Durham Public Schools in Durham, North Carolina. INSET: Keys to a Winning Partnership.


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