All Videos Tagged education (University Park Family) - University Park Family 2020-04-04T14:23:17Z http://www.universityparkfamily.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=education&rss=yes&xn_auth=no NAI on ABC tag:www.universityparkfamily.com,2012-12-10:2780035:Video:36781 2012-12-10T20:15:52.964Z University Park Family http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profile/Eddie KABC's Sid Garcia features the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative, which helps University Park kids go to elite colleges. KABC's Sid Garcia features the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative, which helps University Park kids go to elite colleges. The USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative tag:www.universityparkfamily.com,2011-09-27:2780035:Video:25753 2011-09-27T17:19:44.810Z University Park Family http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profile/Eddie Kim Thomas-Barrios talks about the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative (NAI), a rigorous, six-year pre-college enrichment program designed to prepare low-income neighborhood students for admission to the university. Those who complete the program and meet USC's competitive admission requirements are rewarded with a full 4.5-year financial package.<br></br> <br></br> This video was produced in support of the Campaign for the University of Southern California.<br></br> <br></br> Learn more about the USC… Kim Thomas-Barrios talks about the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative (NAI), a rigorous, six-year pre-college enrichment program designed to prepare low-income neighborhood students for admission to the university. Those who complete the program and meet USC's competitive admission requirements are rewarded with a full 4.5-year financial package.<br /> <br /> This video was produced in support of the Campaign for the University of Southern California.<br /> <br /> Learn more about the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative: <a href="http://communities.usc.edu/education/nai.html">http://communities.usc.edu/education/nai.html</a><br /> <br /> Learn more about USC: <a href="http://www.usc.edu">http://www.usc.edu</a><br /> <br /> Learn more about the Campaign for the University of Southern California: <a href="http://campaign.usc.edu/">http://campaign.usc.edu/</a> Fatherhood Initiative tag:www.universityparkfamily.com,2010-06-09:2780035:Video:7955 2010-06-09T23:04:50.000Z University Park Family http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profile/Eddie <a href="http://www.universityparkfamily.com/video/fatherhood-initiative"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2511714413?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The USC School for Early Childhood Education is focused on getting dads involved in their children's development. Studies have shown that fathers' involvement is associated with children who more often stay in school and stay out of trouble.<br></br> <br></br> As part of the USC Fatherhood Initiative, the USC School for Early Childhood Education, which has six locations, trained all its… <a href="http://www.universityparkfamily.com/video/fatherhood-initiative"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2511714413?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The USC School for Early Childhood Education is focused on getting dads involved in their children's development. Studies have shown that fathers' involvement is associated with children who more often stay in school and stay out of trouble.<br /> <br /> As part of the USC Fatherhood Initiative, the USC School for Early Childhood Education, which has six locations, trained all its staff members to be more dad-friendly, since they previously were used to working much more closely with moms. And the strategy has worked. In May 2010, more than 80 fathers attended a pancake breakfast with their children.<br /> <br /> The School for Early Childhood Education, which USC oversees using state and federal dollars for Head Start and preschool, launched the Fatherhood Initiative in 2009. The school holds monthly events directed at dads, always involving duct tape, but also including dancing, math and much more.<br /> <br /> The initiative culminates on June 12, 2010, with a Junior Olympics event complete with a 3-legged race, water relay and balloon stomp -- and lots of dads.<br /> <br /> Learn more about the USC School for Early Childhood Education: <a href="http://communities.usc.edu/education/">http://communities.usc.edu/education/</a>...<br /> <br /> Learn more about community engagement at the University of Southern California: <a href="http://communities.usc.edu/">http://communities.usc.edu/</a>