One of our members, Shawn Graham who is a teacher at the Accelere Program with Omaha Public Schools is a part of the Think It Up project. Think It Up seeks to inaugurate a new movement in support of the nation’s students, teachers and schools, helping generate excitement about learning everywhere in America and building a sense of optimism about the changes underway in classrooms across the country
The Entertainment Industry Foundation announced that all four U.S. broadcast networks will air a star-studded “roadblock” telecast fundraising event in support of Think It Up, EIF’s new national education initiative, on Friday, September 11, 2015, at 8pm ET. Three areas across the country where students and their teachers are doing acts of volunteerism across the country will be featured. The three cities that are mentioned along with the types of work are The Bronx, Arlington OH and Omaha NE. Shawn will be recognized.
For additional information visit http://www.thinkitup.org/