NEED IN DEED'S 2018 CELEBRATION OF PROJECTS HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ART; CONNECTING THE CLASSROOM WITH THE COMMUNITY.
With a mission to improve education in Philadelphia's traditional public and charter schools, NID helps 3rd-8th grade students increase academic and 21st-century skills.
Students engage in a yearlong process of active problem-solving around a community issue of each classroom's choice. Known as service-learning, the process is designed to
In the 2017-2018 academic year, 150 Need in Deed teachers brought this remarkable experience to 3,900 students in 63 public schools across the city with the help of up to 70 community partners.