Welcome Lucy Weathers!

A big Breakthrough welcome to Lucy Weathers! Lucy joins us as the new Assistant Director of the BTM program, and she is already out recruiting teachers for both the school year and summer sessions. A Manchester native, Lucy attended Central High School, graduated from Drew University in New Jersey and returned to work in her home town. Most recently, she has finished two years of service as an AmeriCorps*VISTA at Manchester High School West,...

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We Are Hiring! Seeking an Assistant Director.

Meredith Zackey, Breakthrough Manchester’s Program Director, will be stepping down in mid-August after devoting two years to the successful implementation of several programmatic changes. With Meredith’s departure and with the program on solid footing, we are restructuring the position into one of Assistant Director.  For more information and to apply, please visit our Staff page. “I cannot imagine having had a better partner...

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Breakthrough Announces Partnership with SNHU School of Education

Breakthrough Manchester has announced a partnership with Southern New Hampshire University’s School of Education to extend programming and support to Breakthrough students through high school and college matriculation.  Breakthrough Manchester at The Derryfield School will continue to offer three tuition-free summers of academic enrichment for middle school students, while Breakthrough Manchester at Southern NH University will focus on...

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School Year Teaching Application Now Open – Due November 4

Want to try teaching?  Consider applying as a Breakthrough Super Saturday teacher.  Breakthrough Super Saturdays are a great way to get a practical introduction to lesson planning and classroom management basics.  Selected teachers work in teams of two or three to prepare and deliver lessons to small classes of college-bound Breakthrough middle school students, all under the supervision and mentoring of a professional Instructional Coach....

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