YouthPower365’s afterschool programming in all Eagle County public schools, increasing teacher pay

YouthPower365’s afterschool programming in all Eagle County public schools, increasing teacher pay
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By Randy Wyrick

VAIL — One of the nation’s most successful afterschool programs is now in every Eagle County public school.YouthPower365’s PwrHrs, a program of the Vail Valley Foundation, opened at Eagle’s Brush Creek Elementary School, completing the rollout plan.The PwrHrs program serves more than 4,000 Eagle County kids. In a school district with more than 7,000 students, however, demand is beyond what the organization is currently able to offer, said Melisa Rewold-Thuon, executive director of YouthPower365.“Our vision is to allow every child in Eagle County access to academic improvement,” Rewold-Thuon said. “The addition of Brush Creek Elementary is a milestone for us …

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