CENTER HELPS ALL TO LEARN PROJECT HAS COMPUTERS, MATH CLASSES.Byline: Daily News
LANCASTER Lancaster, city, England
Lancaster (lăng`kəstər), city (1991 pop. 43,902) and district, county seat of Lancashire, NW England, on the Lune River. - The Devore-Foley Learning Center located in the High Valley Town Homes is now an official Neighborhood Networks Center
The center, located at 2237 W. Ave AVE Avenue
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AVE Advertising Value Equivalent . J-8 in Apartment 13, is part of Neighborhood Networks, a community-based initiative launched by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that provides residents of HUD-insured and assisted housing with on-site access to computer technology resources and academic training skills as a vehicle to self-sufficiency.
At the Devore-Foley Learning Center, school-age children obtain homework assistance and participate in math and reading sessions that support the educational themes being taught at the local elementary and junior high schools.
The center's computer lab is equipped with 10 computers and printers. A variety of interactive software enhances students' math and reading comprehension Reading comprehension can be defined as the level of understanding of a passage or text. For normal reading rates (around 200-220 words per minute) an acceptable level of comprehension is above 75%. .
For the high school students, there is individual homework help. The older children are able to practice their computer skills, download To receive a file transmitted over a network. In any communications session, "download" means receive, and "upload" means send. The download/upload often implies a big/little scenario, in which data is being downloaded from the "big" server into the "little" user's computer. information from the Internet Internet
Publicly accessible computer network connecting many smaller networks from around the world. It grew out of a U.S. Defense Department program called ARPANET (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network), established in 1969 with connections between computers at the needed for reports and are able to acquire advanced skills in computer technology.
Most importantly Adv. 1. most importantly - above and beyond all other consideration; "above all, you must be independent"
above all, most especially , the center plans to bring to the residents programs such as English as a Second Language, parenting classes, self-enrichment seminars, career guidance and resident health and safety programs.
Because Neighborhood Networks provides only minimal federal funding, it relies primarily on local support.
The Devore-Foley Learning Center will develop strong partnerships with local businesses, nonprofits, educational institutions, faith-based organizations, foundations, hospitals and federal, county and state government.