American YouthWorks, the intrepid charter school that's proving alternative education isn't summed up in the Ten Commandments, continues to show us new ways to help kids care about learning. C-Corp teaches students how to rebuild and program computers, then sends them out to Eastside libraries and churches to train others. Students are paid a stipend and get to keep a computer in exchange for their work. It's education, financial aid, and community service in one clever stroke.
American Institute For Learning
204 E. Fourth, 512/472-3395
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