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Blue Engine

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: October 20, 2014, 6:49 PM

Description

Founded in 2009, Blue Engine partners with public high schools serving low-income communities to prepare dramatically greater numbers of students for postsecondary success. At its core, Blue Engine recruits, trains, and supports Blue Engine Teaching Assistants – talented recent college graduates who provide individualized instruction and reduce student-to-instructor ratios to help students build the academic skills and behaviors required to succeed in college-level coursework.

The best part? It's working. In 2012-2013, Blue Engine increased college readiness on New York state exit exams by 61%. Recognized by President Obama and the New York Times as a high-impact education service model, Blue Engine's 68 teaching assistants are currently supporting over 1,200 students across six public high schools in New York City.

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  • Director of Finance - Job

    Last updated:
    October 22, 2014
    Location:
    New York, NY, US
    Description:
    OVERVIEW The Director of Finance (DF) will directly manage core financial functions and provide forward-thinking analysis required to deepen our impact in the ...
  • Site Director - Job

    Last updated:
    October 20, 2014
    Location:
    New York, NY, US
    Description:
    OVERVIEW Site Directors have one of the most exciting and pivotal leadership positions at Blue Engine, working to integrate teams of Blue Engine Teaching Assis...
  • Blue Engine Teaching Assistant - Job

    Last updated:
    October 20, 2014
    Location:
    New York, NY, US
    Description:
    About the Teaching Assistantship Throughout twelve months of service, BETAs work in school-based teams, collaborating with school staff to help entire grade le...

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Website:
http://www.blueengine.org
Government ID number:
27-1182991
Phone:
646-517-1063
Fax:
718-923-2869
Address:
75 Broad Street, Suite 2900, New York, NY, 10004, US
Date Founded:
2009

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