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A Better Back-to-School with our Beyond the Bookbag Guide

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Ten Practical Tips to Prepare Kids for Success in School by Building Their Social Emotional Smarts For many parents – back-to-school hits next week. You might be ready, but how are your kids feeling? We put our SEL (social emotional learning) tips into this free, printable guide to help make back to school better! Beyond … Read More

Summer Camp in Full Swing

Monday, June 27, 2022

In a variety of places and with an assortment of community partners, WINGS takes on summer! To meet the demands of our students, schools, parents, and partners, WINGS is offering more summer programming than we ever have before – and it feels good! In Atlanta Through our partnership with The YMCA of Metro Atlanta, WINGS … Read More

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Looking Ahead, Ready to Soar

Thursday, June 23, 2022

By Bridget Laird Chief Executive Officer The past two years have been exceptional – you feel it, our kids feel it. Struggle, chaos, uncertainty: a new reality that requires our 25 years of experience. The need for life skills – what we call social emotional learning – is at an all-time high. No longer just … Read More

That’s a Wrap on 2021-2022!

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Program Highlights Cheryl Hollis, Chief Program Officer   With the uncertainty of last year behind us, I am happy to report that all ELEVEN of our programs were in-person and running at full speed this school year! Throughout the southeast, 84 Wings Leaders mentored students and reconnected them to school, peers, and each other. Not … Read More