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Top 10 School Presentations

Top 10 School Presentations

Congratulations to the schools that made Step Forward's 2019 Top 10 growth awards for High School Graduation and Third Grade Reading! Step Forward celebrated each school during their respective school board meetings. Each Parish of the four Parish MSA Step Forward...

TBRI Fridays

TBRI Fridays

TBRI Fridays: TBRI® Fridays is a 4-part series of multi-disciplinary trainings designed to give caregivers, volunteers, and professionals who serve children and families the knowledge and practical skills they need to bring hope and healing. TBRI® Fridays trainings...

71106 S.W.O.T. Analysis

71106 S.W.O.T. Analysis

The My Brother's Keeper network team, along with DCFS and community members of the 71106 zip code conducted a neighborhood S.W.O.T. analysis. The analysis focused on 71106, but a previous meeting conducted an analysis for the 71107 zip code as well. These zip codes...

Early Childhood Policy Summit Resolution Signed

Early Childhood Policy Summit Resolution Signed

Community Leaders, Elected Officials Sign Resolution and Announce Support for Early Childhood Education Step Forward, the Community Foundation of North Louisiana, Bossier Mayor Lorenz "Lo" Walker, Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins, Caddo Parish Public Schools...

Thank You!

Thank You!

Thank you Volunteers! Step Forward celebrated our partners at a Thank You Breakfast on December 20th. Guests enjoyed a potluck, and heard a presentation from Dr. Johnette Magner on digital wellness. Dr. Magner is Louisiana Tech's Director of External Affairs.  Thank...

Save the Date: NWLA Teen Summit on Mental Health

The Northwest Louisiana Teen Advisory Committee (TAC) will bring high school students together for the first Northwest Louisiana Teen Summit on Mental Health. Date: March 18th, 2020 Location: Louisiana Tech University Academic Success Center 6946 US-79, Bossier City,...

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....