Tag: Houston Adult education

A Conversation with BakerRipley Educators During the Pandemic

From our youngest learners to our more seasoned adult students, BakerRipley is busy creating greater equity in every classroom so

Trotting for Education!

Maybe you’re a Turkey Trotter who’s been running every October for years. Or maybe you’re a volunteer or partner who

Everything seems impossible until you achieve it

“I’m an example that you can achieve what you want. BakerRipley doesn’t only give you the tools, it helps you achieve your goals.”

BakerRipley and Verizon team up in support of digital inclusion

Together with Verizon, our aim is to build digital resiliency among our neighbors.

Pathways to dreams and reinvention

When Mirna moved to Houston she had to start from zero and reinvent herself like many other immigrants.

Closing the digital divide

Melanie Fisk, Senior Director of Adult Education at BakerRipley, talks about going remote, helping students stay connected, and working to close the digital divide in Houston.

Adult Ed: Committed to learning English

Carlos Anibal Bautista is dedicated to learning English. Before the pandemic, he would ride his bike for an hour to

First to complete GED Program in East Aldine

“This was one of my dreams and I was able to do it because of BakerRipley and its supporters.”
– Irene Rodriguez