The Latest From WINGS

SEL Tip: How To Praise a Child

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Mallory Dorsey, the Program Quality Manager for Wings for Kids, explores three techniques that Wings Leaders—and educators across the country—can use to integrate praise and positive communication into their classrooms. For more from Discovery Education + Wings for Kids, visit

What. A. Year.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Adaptability, Stability, and Success – Reimagined in 20-21 – Jolie Logan Chief Operating Officer   There was no lack of challenge over the past year. We made the commitment at the beginning of the pandemic to do whatever we could to help our kids and their families and to support our staff. We like to … Read More

Work with Kids: We’re Hiring!

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Join Our Program Teams in 21-22 Atlanta, College Park, Charlotte, and various cities across South Carolina now hiring We want you! Or your favorite person in the world! Paid, part-time positions are now open in Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. If you want to mentor kids AND work with colleagues who laugh, have fun, … Read More

The Future Looks Bright

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Awesome Opportunites and Victories – Bridget Laird Chief Executive Officer   In my 22 years with WINGS, this one was UNPRECEDENTED. The 20-21 academic year served up new challenges for our kids, families, schools, and the world around us. But, we made it! So as we say “so-long” to this past year, with open arms … Read More

The Real Feel of Virtual Learning

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

A Peek Inside Our Virtual 2021 WINGS  By Kellie Hunter Program Administrative Assistant Bethune Elementary – Atlanta, GA   Virtual programming is very different from in-person programming, but we made it work because we offered a variety of programs and made participation flexible. We were able to reach out in new ways that we wouldn’t … Read More

Edutopia Showcases WINGS in Latest Video Series

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

How Learning Happens Video Series Edutopia – the brainchild of award-winning filmmaker George Lucas – is a trusted source shining a spotlight on what works in education. Showing people how they can adopt or adapt best practices, Edutopia tells stories of innovation and continuous learning in the real world. In their video series How Learning Happens, Edutopia … Read More