Chinatown English program No. 1 for most college-bound students

The Asian American Civic Association (AACA) Next STEP program sent the most students to college among community-based organizations for the third year in a row, which celebrated a reunion on August 20 at AACA. (Back row left to right) AACA education director Richard Goldberg, instructor Judy Chau, Next STEP graduate Evgeniia Kagramanova, career advisor Erica MacDonald (third from right), instructor Alan Phillips (right); (front row right) advisor Shinobu Ando. (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)
華美福利會『下一步成人英文項目』連續三年送最多成人到大學,8月20日有同學會在華美。(後排左至右)華美教務主任高理查、老師Judy Chau、下一步畢業生Evgeniia Kagramanova、指導老師Erica MacDonald(右三)、老師Alan Phillips (最右),(前排最右) 指導老師Shinobu Ando。(圖片由黃靈美攝。)

For the third year in a row, the Next Steps Transitional English Program (Next STEP) of the Asian American Civic Association (AACA) has sent more adults to college than any other community-based adult basic education program funded by the Mass. Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Continue reading