KIPP Blog

Girls Can Code: Computer Science at KIPP

I’ve lived my entire life with my mother and brother in San José. My favorite subjects in school are english, geometry, and biology. Outside of school, I like to draw and listen to music....

Literacy: The Key to Learning & Life

I started my teaching career ten years ago. Since then, I’ve taught a variety of grade levels and subjects, including science, reading, and math. I’ve learned that the key to student learning, no matter...

KIPP Stockton: El Sueño de una Madre

El sueño de mi padre cuando yo estaba creciendo en El Salvador era que yo me graduara de la universidad para tener mejores oportunidades y opciones de trabajo como adulta. Gracias a su apoyo,...

Beyond KIPP – A Firefighter’s Journey

Kevin Gonzales, KIPP King Alum & Cal East Bay student I am firefighter, and I’m proud to be pursuing a career that helps people. That is what drives me: helping people and their gratitude....

COVID-19 is still here. So are we.

Melissa Salgado, Director of Advocacy & Community Engagement COVID-19 has upended so many aspects of our everyday lives. Everything from going to school to going to the grocery store is a markedly different experience...