Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month: We hosted
Eduardo Bhatia, John L. Weinberg/ Goldman Sachs & Co. Visiting Professor and Visiting Lecturer in Public and International Affairs, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
His discuss the Latinos in Education: Challenging Obstacles and Seizing Opportunities. We had the opportunity to engage in a dialogue about the state of Latinos in Education from national and local perspectives.
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The Community Leadership Center is a service and research center at Rutgers-Camden. The Early Learn At ELRA, Preparing for College Begins at Birth!
Welcome to the Early Learning Research Academy (ELRA), an early childhood development and research center at Rutgers University–Camden. ELRA serves a population of 126 infants, toddlers and preschoolers each year in state-of-the-art classrooms. Its holistic model provides these children and their families with the early cognitive and socio-emotional development needed to eliminate the achievement
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Recognition Ceremony Honoring our Students
thanks you for outstanding commitment and exemplary service for the benefit of children and families of the City of Camden, New Jersey
The Rutgers Early Learning Research Academy is looking to hire part-time early childhood classroom assistants Hourly rate is $15. To apply, please visit the following link.
Classroom Assistant (full-time/temporary) The Classroom Assistant will support the classrooms serving children from ages 0-3 years and creating and maintaining a safe and stimulating environment for young children. This position is responsible for daily care of the children enrolled in his/her class. Responsibilities may include, but are no...
Join us for a lecture series Latinos in Education: Challenging
Obstacles and Seizing Opportunities
Guest Speaker EDUARDO BHATIA
John L. Weinberg/ Goldman Sachs & Co. Visiting Professor and
Visiting Lecturer in Public and International Affairs
Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
Giovanna Romero, Research Assistant | (856) 225-6916 |
Join us in welcoming & honoring YOU! There will be free books, snacks, & raffle prizes! Get to know the Jumpstart & Community Leadership Center community!!
This event is open to the whole Rutgers Camden community! & Bring your littles ones to take part in arts & crafts for the second portion of this event! 🎨🖌️🖼️📚✏️🎓
The Rutgers-Camden Community Leadership Center (CLC) is looking for talented and committed students that can work as tutors with our partnering school—LEAP Academy Charter Schools.
Our toddlers walked today on Rutgers Camden campus to the new student orientation, They were welcome with open arms.
Congratulations to our Pre-schoolers
PreK Graduation Ceremony Explore this photo album by LEAP Academy on Flickr!
Living Your Mission | Gloria Bonilla-santiago | TEDxCapeMay
Realizing our power to change the world for the better, if only we have the courage, Dr. Bonilla-Santiago shares the lessons learned as an educator building a successful urban charter school in Camden, NJ. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago is a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor, Graduate Department of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. She also directs the Community Leadership Center and is the overseer and Board Chair of the LEAP Academy University Charter School.
Spring is here! The Early Learning Research Academy got outside today in honor of Week Of The Young Child. The fun-filled week celebrates the power of early learning and the strides our youngest children have already taken.
Week of the Young Child Rutgers Early Learning Reseach Academy celebrates the Week of the Young Child.
CLC Director, Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago participated as keynote speaker in the AGILE Coffee and Grants “first networking event” for grant managers and research administrators.
Rutgers Camden MPA on Twitter “Today is and we are recognizing Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago for her commitment to the MPA program! To learn more about her outstanding research and accomplishments, please visit https://t.co/4ABIjeU7lH”
Realizing our power to change the world for the better, if only we have the courage, Dr. Bonilla-Santiago will join us at on Sunday, October 2nd, to share the lessons learned as an educator building a successful urban charter school in Camden, NJ.
Gloria Bonilla-Santiago is a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor, Graduate Department of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. She also directs the Community Leadership Center and is the overseer and Board Chair of the LEAP Academy University Charter School.
Throughout her academic career, she has established a track record in coordinating large-scale programs and private and public ventures that bring together external and internal stakeholders from a range of organizations, including government, business, non-profits and philanthropic sectors at the local, national and international levels.
Get your tickets to see Gloria and all of our speakers at https://www.tedxcapemay.com/
Have an appetite for a conversation around service while you are waiting to join us next weekend? Listen in on this previous TEDxCapeMay talk from Nelson Johnson: https://www.ted.com/talks/nelson_johnson_imagining_universal_national_service
Rutgers-Camden Professor Heightens Awareness of Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention : Rutgers-Camden Campus News One in five female undergraduates is sexually assaulted, according to the United States Bureau of Statistics. In fact, sexual assault targets college women more than any other demographic group. April marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Rutgers University–Camden has several activities planned...
LEAP STEAM+E Academy San Juan PR students being inducted to the Rutgers Alfredo Santiago Scholar, congratulations to our future leaders. Gloria Bonilla-santiago
Happy Friday !
Happy crazy hat day 2021 Explore this photo album by LEAP Academy on Flickr!
Jumpstart’s 16th annual Read for the Record
On October 28, 2021, children and adults will gather to learn, laugh, and read this year's campaign book, Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon by Kat Zhang, as part of the world’s largest shared reading experience. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, Camden City Mayor Victor Carstarphen and Wanda Garcia, participate this year's campaign.
Congratulations to our Pre-Schoolers The best is yet to come.
Ready to make an impact? Wednesday March 24th 2021, Rutgers is hosting its annual giving day! Please support with a donation These funds will support our students to go to College!
Link to donate provided! Donations can only be submitted on the 24th!
Dear Friends, Colleagues, Partners, Funders, and Constituents,
We are pleased to share our 2019-2020 Annual Report that highlights the work spearheaded by the CLC locally as well as globally. This year has presented profound challenges on multiple fronts. An unprecedented global pandemic and the rise of
calls for social justice and equity in the United States have shined a new light on the importance of the work we are doing to promote equity both globally and locally.
As we continue to work to build effective leaders, we are also working to transform.
In memory of Eusebio Leal Spengler
! Jumpstart at Rutgers-Camden
Jumpstart Rutgers-Camden is hiring new members for the fall to support our preschoolers with virtual learning. Members can receive Federal Work-Study, an education award, and/or course credit for their service. For more information about Jumpstart and to see member testimony, please watch our video:
To apply for a position, please use the following link:https://www.jstart.org/apply
There is still lots of time to maximize your donation today for !
Your contribution of any size can unlock thousands of extra dollars, up until midnight tonight. The Morgan Family Fund directly supports all aspects of our ELRA programming.
John E. Morgan Scholarship (Community Leadership Center-Camden) - Rutgers Giving Day Gifts to the Morgan Family Fund continue the Community Leadership Center’s efforts to improve the economic, social and cultural well-being of Camden’s community. Families need high-quality, affordable early-care and education programs that support childhood development, promote parental support ...
TODAY is Rutgers Giving Day!
Help us support the youngest Rutgers University children, the infants and toddlers that attend the Early Learning Research Academy in Camden! Your gift helps us to provide quality early care for children that would not otherwise have access.
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It's a wonderful day for learning and playing with your favorite teachers at the Early Learning Research Academy! Thank to you to our parents for sharing these smiles with us.
We are overjoyed to watch our Early Learning Research Academy toddlers continue to learn at home with support from their dedicated teachers and parents.
Children at the Rutgers Early Research Academy (ELRA) transition to Remote Learning
Due to the Corona Virus public health crises and because we are very concerned with the health of all our children, families, the Rutgers Community Leadership Center will close its doors for all programs. Children enrolled in the preschool and infant/toddlers program at ELRA will be engaging in remote instruction guided by our teachers and staff. CLC Administrative Staff will be telecommuting and available from their homes. LEAP Academy will also closed its school effective March 18, 2020 through March 30, 2020. We will be posting notices on our ELRA, LEAP and CLC website for further updates and with information about the possibility of having to extend the closure beyond March 30. We are cancelling all events and ask that you go online for instructions for all our children. We all have the responsibility to avoid the contagious COVID-19. We want to come back to our normal work schedules safe and healthy.
Dr. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago
Read Across America is a day held annually on March 2nd that encourages children in every community to read and also encourages parents and teachers to celebrate the joy of reading.
Letter To Families Regarding Coronavirus (now named COVID-19)
We are continuing to closely monitor the coronavirus (now named COVID-19) situation. As of March 2, County health officials report that there are 0 cases of coronavirus in New Jersey. You may be aware that the disease has spread to other countries and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has issued new travel warnings with increased concern for South Korea, Japan, and Italy. Additional detail about these warnings can be found on the CDC website. Click here
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