Another one from the past, Rise and Shine was featured on Maine Public Radio / MPBN as part of their week long series."In the fourth part of our series exploring the link between childhood poverty and obesity, we visit an elementary school in Portland that has develope...
The Portland Board of Public Education and Interim Superintendent Jeanne Crocker recently recognized two East End Community School educators for their leadership, innovation, and ongoing support for the school’s extended learning programming, Rise and Shine.
One of the my most proud moments getting the choir to EECS. Some have asked, how did you get them to come to your school? First, I am a dreamer, second I picked up the phone and third I had lots of help from CO, my local admin, and Ovations.
"The seven-song CD “Family of Strangers” is the Nogar Family Band’s debut, and it has certainly made an impression on the scene. The band has done quite a job of not using many of the standard instruments in an acoustic/folk jazz-pop set-up."