Brownieland partners with the Atlanta Speech School to showcase “The Gift” of dual language learners

Dual language learners, or learners who think, read, and write in more than one language, are a large part of our school-aged population. One in 4 children under eight years old in the US is a dual language learner. But too often, they are not recognized for their gifts of language and culture that they bring to a classroom. Brownieland partnered with the Atlanta Speech School's Rollins Center for Language and Literacy to create a new video to help teachers and leaders recognize the gifts of dual language learners. Continue reading

Brownieland Pictures January Monthly Wrap Newsletter

Brownieland Pictures January Newsletter

Check out our January Monthly Wrap Newsletter featuring Open Hand Atlanta, The Atlanta Speech School, Atlanta Families' Awards for Excellence in Education, Georgia Radio Reading Service & Partnership Against Domestic Violence & their Stories for the Greater Good! Find out how Open Hand Atlanta serves our community by empowering people to live healthier, more productive … Continue reading Brownieland Pictures January Monthly Wrap Newsletter

BROWNIELAND VOLUNTEERS WITH PEBBLE TOSSERS IN CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL FAMILY VOLUNTEER DAY

Brownieland Pictures Volunteers with Pebble Tossers

In celebration of National Family Volunteer Day, the Brownieland Team volunteered with Pebble Tossers, a youth development nonprofit with a mission to empower and equip youth to lead through service. Pebble Tossers, GenerationOn, and the Walt Disney Company hosted the National Family Volunteer Day (NFVD) BeltLine Beautification Project which took place along Pebble Tossers’ adopted … Continue reading BROWNIELAND VOLUNTEERS WITH PEBBLE TOSSERS IN CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL FAMILY VOLUNTEER DAY

Brownieland Pictures June #10in10 featuring Atlanta International Rescue Committee

Brownieland Volunteers with IRC Atlanta

In celebration of World Refugee Day on June 20th, the Brownieland Team organized a donation drive for the Atlanta International Rescue Committee. With the help of generous people in our community, we collected way more than anticipated, filling our vehicle to the brim with donations! Needless to say, we were honored to have the opportunity … Continue reading Brownieland Pictures June #10in10 featuring Atlanta International Rescue Committee

Brownieland May #10in10 featuring the Early Reading Project

In honor of National Get Caught Reading Month, Brownieland Pictures’ Robyn Ellis Kranz volunteered as a Mystery Reader at Woodward Elementary to two awesome Kindergarten classes! Robyn read the book “Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born” by Jamie Lee Curtis, and each of the children got to take a book home.In partnership … Continue reading Brownieland May #10in10 featuring the Early Reading Project

Brownieland April Monthly Wrap

It’s our 10-year anniversary and we are celebrating by giving back! Check out our April newsletter to learn more. For our #10in10 project, the Brownieland Team volunteered with the Chattahoochee Nature Center to celebrate Keep America Beautiful Month. For the #Best of Brownie, we feature a video produced in partnership with the Atlanta Families’ Awards for Excellence in Education. … Continue reading Brownieland April Monthly Wrap