New Opportunities for Teaching Artists with LearningWorks Afterschool!

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January 01, 1970

Do you or your organization have a talent that you’d love to share with your community?  Are you a visual, musical, or performing artist?  A writer, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) professional, or creator of any kind?  We’re seeking community partners who can provide a resident instructor to join our LearningWorks Afterschool team […]

Brighter Days Story: Lillian from LearningWorks Afterschool

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January 01, 1970

When the pandemic hit, a lot changed for 7 year old Lillian and her family. School, which she loved more than anything, all of the sudden meant learning on a screen at home. It also meant that her mom, a single parent, would be away at work each day, while Lillian and her older sister […]

Virtual Event! Welcome to Kindergarten: Pandemic Edition

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January 01, 1970

Parents, families, and teachers: please join the staff of LearningWorks and our special guest speakers to learn more about supporting our community’s PreK and Kindergarten students entering school for the first time during the COVID pandemic.  This virtual event is FREE and takes place on September 9th from 6 to 6:45 pm.

Victoria Morrill

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January 01, 1970

Victoria (Tori) Morrill joined the LearningWorks team in 2014. She currently serves as the Academic Program Coordinator of Youth Building Alternatives (YBA). However, if you ask her or the young adults in the program, Tori is their “Vice Principal.” Tori graduated from UMaine Farmington, where she earned a degree in Elementary Education. Before joining the […]

LW and Ukuleles Heal the World on 207!

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January 01, 1970

LearningWorks AfterSchool and Summer partner, Ukuleles Heal the World, was profiled on News Center Maine’s 207 segment on July 23rd.  Find the link below to watch our Presumpscot School students learning to play their instruments! Here is an excerpt from the story: “Convinced that the ukulele was a perfect way to connect kids to music […]