Breakthrough Providence

Welcome to the official Breakthrough Providence page. We're working to reverse educational inequities and develop the next generation of educators.

In 1991, Michael Goldstein and Jenn David were two idealistic Brown University students hoping to make a difference in the world. Having both taught at Summerbridge San Francisco as college students, they felt that Providence needed a program that would close the gap between the ease of elementary school and the challenges of high school. We partnered with the national Breakthrough Collaborative a

Operating as usual

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 06/01/2022

Ending our year with a bang! 🎉🎉Congratulations to all of our students! It was so great to see you all, present your awards and certificates and enjoy dinner! 💙🧡🥳 Shoutout to Flatbread Pizza Company for hosting us tonight!

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 05/31/2022

🎉🎉Celebrating our students and staff today with our end-of-year celebration! 🧡💙Flatbreads is also hosting a bake night for us, hope yo see you there! [Take-out & Dine-in available] 🍕🍕🍕🎉🎉

05/09/2022

Important information about Summer 2022!

04/27/2022

Only 6 spots left for the Teaching Fellow position this summer at Breakthrough Providence! Link in bio to apply!

04/22/2022

Congratulations to Jodiana L on winning some BTP swag for filling out the Alumni Survey! Alums, there’s still time to complete the survey, link in bio!

04/13/2022

Teaching Fellow applications are still open! Apply today to become a Teaching Fellow this summer! Link in bio!

04/08/2022

We’d love to hear from you and update our records to better engage our alums! Take some time yo complete the survey! You’ll be entered in a raffle for a chance to win some BTP Swag! 🧡💙

04/06/2022

BTP students! Join us for a fun-filled night with pizza, refreshments, and great friends! DM us for more information. 🎲🃏♟🧩

04/04/2022

To all of our donors, thank you for supporting BTP this year! Your commitment to BTP is what allows us to continue our work in Providence!

Our campaign remains open for anyone who would still like the chance to support our students and educators: https://www.401gives.org/organizations/breakthrough-providence
We haven't reached our goal yet, so you can still help us get there!

04/01/2022

🚨🚨 There’s still time! Support BTP today! 🎉🎉 Link in our bio!

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 03/30/2022

We hope you’re getting ready to support us on 4/1/2022 for ! We’re counting on your support! Gives of any amount are welcomed and appreciated!

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 03/25/2022

We’re so excited to participate in this years ! We appreciate all your support and hope you can continue to support us this year as well!

Save the Date: 401 Gives 2022! 03/23/2022

We are launching our alumni survey, check out our latest newsletter for more information! https://conta.cc/3JNb51W

Save the Date: 401 Gives 2022! Make an online gift here! March 2022 Newsletter Greetings! Happy March to you! The Breakthrough team has been hard at work recruiting for our next summer cohort of educators and students! We are so th

ARTS Scholarships | Providence Performing Arts Center 03/21/2022

ARTS Scholarships | Providence Performing Arts Center The Providence Performing Arts Center’s Community Outreach Committee is requesting applications to the 2022 ARTS Scholarships program.  The ARTS Scholarships program, sponsored by The Textron Charitable Trust and PPAC’s Annual Fund donors with support from WPRI-TV, awards up to $500 in financia...

03/02/2022

Our Instructional Coaches help make our Teaching Fellows the successful educators that they are! Consider joining our summer team and sharing your expertise and knowledge with our young educators. Apply here: https://breakthrough.tfaforms.net/306563 !

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 02/25/2022

Calling all 6th and 7th grade students in Providence! Join us for an informational session about Breakthrough Providence's upcoming summer 2022 program. Learn all about what being a part of the Breakthrough community is all about and get support from the BTP team as you submit your application! RSVP using the link in our bio. For any questions, please email [email protected].

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¡Llamando a todos los estudiantes de 6° y 7° grado en Providence! Únase con nosotros para una sesión informativa sobre el próximo programa de verano de 2022 de Breakthrough Providence. ¡Aprenda todo lo que significa ser parte de la comunidad de Breakthrough y obtenga apoyo del equipo de BTP mientras envía su aplicación al programa ! RSVP usando el enlace en nuestra biografía. Para preguntas, por favor contacte a [email protected].

02/16/2022

Apply to become a Teaching Fellow today and get the chance to gain helpful experience for your future career!

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Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 02/11/2022

Calling all 6th and 7th grade students in Providence! Join us for a virtual informational session about Breakthrough Providence's upcoming summer 2022 program. Learn all about what being a part of the Breakthrough community is all about! RSVP using the link in our bio. For any questions, please email [email protected].

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¡Llamando a todos los estudiantes de 6° y 7° grado en Providence! Únase con nosotros para una sesión virtual informativa sobre el próximo programa de verano de 2022 de Breakthrough Providence. ¡Aprenda todo lo que significa ser parte de la comunidad de Breakthrough! RSVP usando el enlace en nuestra biografía. Para preguntas, por favor contacte a [email protected].

01/13/2022

🚨Early Application deadline is today! Don’t wait, submit your application today! Check out our link: https://linktr.ee/BTProvidence 🚨

Photos from Breakthrough Providence's post 01/06/2022

🚨🚨 Help us fill out students seats for Summer 22! Our student applications are open (available in both English and Spanish)! Check the link in our bio! Apps due by March 5th! Hope you can join us! 😁

01/03/2022

Happy New Year everyone! Wishing you all a successful year ahead! We hope you all stay safe and healthy!

Timeline photos 12/16/2021

Check out our latest newsletter as we close out this year!! Catch us in the new year! https://conta.cc/3q1k4nM

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#ThrowbackThursday To this past summer, our students learned about Hand Bells and the beautiful music they could make! T...
Chasing after Week 1 like….🏃🏾‍♀️Happy End of Week 1 with Students to us! 🎉🧡💙 We had an awesome spirit week planned by ou...
We are so happy to celebrate #americorpsweek ! 🎉🎉 Thanks to our partnership with the @swearercenter - we’ve had amazing ...
What’s your favorite thing about Breakthrough Providence?One of our favorite things about BTP is the SPIRIT our students...
With Winter Break Alumni Night coming up next week the BTP team came up with a rhyming scheme that will remind everyone ...
8th Grade Graduation (start)

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216 Hope Street
Providence, RI
02906
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