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The Boys’ Club of New York’s Superhero-Themed Literacy Program Trains Teens to Mentor Younger Members New York, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 After piloting the program in 2012, BCNY’s literacy mentoring program Summer Superheroes, has been implemented at all three clubhouses. The program, developed last year by BCNY’s education staff, combines literacy skill-building with teen-child mentorship using superhero-themed activities. Summer Superheroes was developed to help prevent summer...
CLEVELAND, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Point unveiled its groundbreaking new Read2Me program today with help from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read2Me aims to help close the gap in boys' reading by bringing male volunteers into early childhood classrooms to read books geared to the interests of three-to-five year-old boys. The Cavs' Scream Team and Mascots Moondog and Sir CC jump-started the program's launch, bringing their boundless energy and entertaining style to the Family Life...
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.