NWLA Early Childhood Policy Summit

NWLA Early Childhood Policy Summit

In the first event of its kind, community leaders and elected officials gathered over three days to learn about the importance of early childhood education, discover where Northwest Louisiana stands in statistics, and drafted collaborative goals to improve early...
Top 10 Growth School Awards

Top 10 Growth School Awards

Twenty Schools Awarded for their Growth in Key Academic Areas Step Forward awarded twenty schools for strides in Third Grade English Language Arts and High School Graduation in 2019. Ceremonies for the awards will take place at school board meetings throughout 2019....
DCFS At MBK MTG

DCFS At MBK MTG

Dr. Renda Hodnett, Assistant Secretary for Child Welfare at the Department of Children and Family Services, Judge David Matlock, and Mark Harris and Michelle Gros from the Pelican Center for Children and Families spoke to Step Forward’s My Brother’s Keeper...
TAC Presents to Leadership Council

TAC Presents to Leadership Council

The NWLA Teen Advisory Committee vice president, Robert Lawrence and other members presented to Step Forward’s Leadership at the beginning of October to discuss the TAC’s position statement and areas of key concerns. ┬áPosition Statement We, the members of...