Health, Wellness, and Academic Success

CREATE worked closely with the Lincoln High School Youth Health Council in the winter and spring to plan a Community Wellness Series.  The series is a 4-part event featuring themes related to health and academic success for youth.  In June, the first event, “Feeding the Mind, Body and Spirit,” focused on the importance of nutrition…

Summer Days by Makeba Jones CREATE Researcher

We worked with the San Diego Unified School District’s Advanced Placement Incentive Program department to plan a summer Leadership Camp for high school students in AP programs across the district.  In August, approximately 40 high school students participated in a 2 ½ day leadership development camp at UCSD.  These students will be leaders and ambassadors…

La Clase Mágica’s Summer

La Clase Mágica’s summer was productive, exciting, and full of change!  Our annual Family Bookfair in early June was a hit with the Solana Beach center. Kids and parents enjoyed reading activities, Games, Free books, and much more!  Our student and volunteer based summer research group developed 15 new curriculum pieces which focus on teaching…