CONNECTING STUDENTS TO THEIR COMMUNITIES
Atlantic Impact has a school-wide impact by serving 120 students at our partner schools every month through our local engagement and travel programs.

CONNECTING THE CLASSROOM TO THE WORLD
After completing the local program, students can apply for a class that gives them with the opportunity to travel the globe.

PREPARING STUDENTS FOR
LONG-TERM SUCCESS
Atlantic Impact equips students with the skills necessary to make significant personal and academic gains.

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Atlantic Impact exposes students to new opportunities through local and global travel

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    Sparking School Innovation

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    We bring living history into the classroom through our dynamic college level course experience. We partner with local schools to transform a student’s classroom experience. When...
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    The Power of Local Experiences

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    Students participating in the program have the opportunity to take part in extended learning opportunities in their local community. Our students become deeply invested in where...
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    The World is Our Classroom

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    Atlantic Impact’s international programming is full of historical, cultural, and entrepreneurship experiences. The program is designed to help students connect the heritage of the location they...
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    Bringing it Full Circle

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    After returning from their international experience, our students spend the remainder of their high school career undertaking community leadership initiatives. Given their domestic and international educational...

 

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Our students achieve amazing outcomes

College and Career Readiness

Atlantic Impact provides students with the experiences necessary to propel them towards college and career success.

Leadership Development

As students progress through Atlantic Impact, they develop the skills necessary to become leaders locally and globally.

Building Support Networks

Students need strong support networks to succeed. We ensure that our students make these connections.

 

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Thoughts from Atlantic Impact students

  • Angela
  • Lerell
  • Jasmine
  • Ken
  • Atlantic Impact allowed me to step so far outside of my comfort zone and everyday life. This experience helped me to see that I can really do anything.

    Angela

  • My journey in Barbados was great. I’ve learned more in just one week in Barbados than two months in Detroit. All of the activities were very educational. Arriving back at the guesthouse was the most fun. Swimming in the ocean and conversing with my peers will be things I will never forget.

    Lerell

  • The program helps me look at my city in a different way and prove it’s not just about the violence and crimes.

    Jasmine

  • Barbados put me in a calmer state of mind, and it was very nice to get away from Detroit and everyday life. I now know that my problems are not as complicated as the problems enslaved Barbadians faced.

    Ken

 

 

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