B - Educational

Higher Academia Corporation

Higher Academia is a non-profit organization founded in 2012 with the sole mission of empowering youth and their families through education, mentoring, and tutoring; our programs are developed to motivate and support the achievement of academic excellence and social responsibility through building of self-esteem and educational competence. Homework assistance, tutoring (individual subjects), snacks, and mentorships are the primary avenues we use to ensure academic success of our students who are challenged due to the economic and health crisis.

African American Education & Research Organization at Melchor-Quick Meeting House

The Melchor Quick Meeting House (MQMH) is a place for spiritual, cultural, civic, and educational enrichment. Guided by our commitment to self-empowerment, the mission of AAERO is to improve access of African Americans to education and information about teaching and learning. AAERO, which was founded in 1999, and MQMH are now merged as one organization. Guided by our commitment to community well-being, the mission of AAERO at Melchor-Quick Meeting House is to enable Black people to have the means to learn and share education of all kinds throughout our lives.

The National Association of Early Childhood Specialists in State Departments of Education

NASLEE is a national membership organization that builds the capacity of state-level leaders working in and with early childhood systems. Our mission is to support early childhood leaders to connect, learn, and exercise their collective influence to improve outcomes for all young children. With our members, we focus on prenatal to third-grade initiatives to strengthen policy, advance research, and drive best practice in the field with an equity lens.