Category Archives: Success By 6

09.30.2015 | MAKES AUSTIN GREATER, SUCCESS BY 6

Get Together, Austin!

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We are excited to present Get Together Austin, an initiative led by United Way for Greater Austin, along with some of Austin’s ... Read More >

 

09.08.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6

International Literacy Day 2015

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Did you know that children growing up in homes with at least 20 books get three years more schooling than children from bookless ... Read More >

 
Toddler with Teacher and puppet

08.24.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6

Tips on How to Choose a Childcare Provider

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Finding the right childcare environment for your child can be an difficult task. As a parent, you want to verify that your child ... Read More >

 
School supplies

08.06.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, SUCCESS BY 6

Back to School Savings Tips

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School is right around the corner, and every year it seems like back to school shopping gets more expensive. From pencils to ... Read More >

 
Two middle school boys participating in an academic activity

07.16.2015 | MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS, NAVIGATION CENTER, SUCCESS BY 6

Free Educational Summer Activities for Children

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Think about when you take time off of work to go on vacation. It can be hard to get back in the groove of things when you return; ... Read More >

 
School Action Readiness Plan SRAP

05.20.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

UWATX Unveils the SRAP 2015-2018

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SRAP 2012-2015 In 2012, UWATX unveiled the first phase of the School Readiness Action Plan (SRAP), an ambitious three-year plan to ... Read More >

 
UWATX Wins Common Good Award

04.30.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

UWATX Wins Common Good Award

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United Way for Greater Austin received a 2015 United Way Common Good Award for our work in early childhood development. The award ... Read More >

 
Mainspring Schools

04.22.2015 | EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

School Readiness Action Plan Three-Year Update

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SRAP (2012-2015) United Way for Greater Austin is the leader of a large community coalition dedicated to ensuring that all ... Read More >

 
Students at Lucy Read Pre-K

04.22.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, EDUCATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS, SUCCESS BY 6

AISD Grant Will Provide Pre-K For Nearly 500 Low-Income Kids

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There a strong correlation between high-quality early childhood education and overall academic success. This trend is even more ... Read More >

 
Pay for success graphic

03.12.2015 | AUSTIN TRENDS, SUCCESS BY 6

UWATX Selected to Assess Feasibility of Pay for Success

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United Way for Greater Austin, in partnership with the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Dept. and Veterans Service, ... Read More >

 
 
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