Once again, it’s that time of the year!!! November is Hip Hop History Month and as the 1st Family of Hip Hop Culture, Chapters of the legendary Universal Zulu Nation prepare to celebrate all around the world!!! From NYC to Chile to China to Germany… … Continue reading Hip Hop History Month 2019
Five more days and then it’s that time again… A time to celebrate the Culture that we love and give thanks to those responsible for it’s Birth
Welcome to the Cipher of the Master Teachers, where we exercise Knowledge, Wisdom and Understanding… Speaking Life into our communities world wide and Hip-Hop Culture!!! Now Available on #Anchor #ApplePodcasts #iTunes #GooglePodcasts #Spotify #Breaker #Castbox #Overcast #Pocketcasts #RadioPublic #Stitcher Episode 1: #HelloWorld!!! This first episode … Continue reading Welcome to the Cipher of the Master Teachers Podcast Series!!!
Arts Education Cuts: Lack of Funding or Lack of Faith? By: David Ginsburg on April 30, 2014 In NCLB: No Chance for Latinos and Blacks, I wrote about responses to test score pressure that have been a disservice to children. One of those responses, … Continue reading Making the Case for Arts Education
Paying Commission On Grant Proposals: Don’t Do It May 13, 2014 The NonProfit Times Developing a grant proposal takes a lot of time, and time is money. Since there are no guarantees that a proposal will pay off with a grant award, organizations often … Continue reading Paying Commission On Grant Proposals: Don’t Do It
Adolescent Language As Affectively Coded Behavior Danesi, M. (1989, Summer). Adolescent Language as Affectively Coded Behavior: Findings of an Observational Research Project. Adolescence, 24(94). Summary (Download Adolescent Language overview as a PDF) It is known that adolescents develop their own particular nomenclature. It is from … Continue reading Adolescent Language As Affectively Coded Behavior
Rites Of Passage In Adolescence Delaney, C.H. (1995, Winter). Rites of Passage in Adolescence.Adolescence, pp. 892-898. Summary (Download Rites of Passage overview as a PDF) Society has always recognized the transition from childhood to adulthood. These “rites of passage” are universal to the experience of … Continue reading Rites Of Passage In Adolescence
Time Is Money: How to Measure the Value of Volunteers By Diane Knoepke Volunteers are a vital part of many nonprofit groups. But whether and how nonprofits measure the value of those volunteers varies widely. According to the International Labour Organization’s Manual on the Measurement … Continue reading Volunteer Mobilization: Time Is Money….
5 Guidelines for a Simplified Nonprofit Strategic Planning Process By: M. L. Donnellan, MS “There is no such thing as a simplified strategic planning process, and how dare you suggest there is!” That was just the first sentence of many derogatory ones directed at me by … Continue reading 5 Guidelines for a Simplified Nonprofit Strategic Planning Process
Ethical Considerations in Fundraising By Craig Bowman Nonprofit organizations are built to serve people and communities. Individual organizational missions, your program’s structure, the populations you serve may all vary, but in the end, the goal is always to help people and communities. To facilitate this … Continue reading Ethical Considerations in Fundraising