Episode 2: Jennie Carey

March 19, 2016.

09b30bdWe are thrilled we got to talk to our good friend Jennie Carey this week.  Jennie has been in the field of education, youth development, leadership, and community development for over 17 years. During this time, she has worked in public schools as a tutor and teacher, with non profits such as National Council of La Raza and Youth Venture. She has facilitated various workshops and conferences on youth development, leadership, and social entrepreneurship; immigrant parent engagement; empowering young Latino males; college access; and community schools. She received her Ed.M. from Harvard’s Graduate School of Education. Currently, Jennie is the Director of Development for the Los Angeles Education Partnership (LAEP), serves as a Core Team Advisor to the Coalition for Community Schools, and is on the Executive Board of Youth Speak Collective.

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Visit LAEP’s website to find out more about volunteering, trainings and to support. Also, be sure to check out the great work the Youth Speak Collective is doing in Pacoima.