GARVEY-TUBMAN

CULTURAL ARTS & RESEARCH CENTER

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT

Current studies underscore the powerful impact of supporting a range of positive learning outcomes, including academic achievement by affording children and youth opportunities to practice new skills through hands –on experiential learning in a community based program Engagement in such an environment can help foster a willingness to work to achieve goals , an perception of having a future , and develop an interest  and understanding of doing well in school.