News and Employment

Clase: Matematicas (Primaria)

Invitamos a los adultos de nuestra comunidad a una clase especialmente diseñada para ti, si lo que quieres es mejorar en tu habilidad en matemáticas y/o recordar lo aprendido, es la opción para ti: Clase: Matemáticas (Primaria) Periodo: 25 de febrero y hasta el 5 de mayo 2016 (solo los jueves) Horario: 6pm a 8pm […]

Teacher for Lifelong Learning Adult Education Classes

TEACHER’s JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY Valley Settlement Project is looking for a lead teacher for our Lifelong Learning adult education classes. The goal of lifelong Learning is to create a safe and fun learning community for our students including: becoming a role model for students, build strong relationships with students, increasing the academic ability if students, […]

Learning with Love, Lead Teacher, Infant/Toddler and Family Visits and Parenting Classes (Part Time with potential to grow to full time)

General Description: The Valley Settlement Project is a project of the Manaus Fund. The Valley Settlement Project is a dual generation program focused on school readiness, elementary school achievement, economic stability and community engagement for local families. Our focus is low-­‐income families who are not successfully settled or attached to the community in which they […]

Seeking F.T. El Busesito Assistant Teacher in Basalt

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher in Los Busesitos Full time 35 hours per week (Mondays 9/3:00 pm, Tuesdays through Fridays approx. 8:45/3:30 pm) General Description:  The Valley Settlement Project is a project of the Manaus Fund.  The Valley Settlement Project is a dual generation program focused on school readiness, elementary school achievement, economic stability and community engagement […]

The Manaus Fund Receives Second, Three-Year Grant From the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

For Immediate Release: Contact: Morgan Jacober 5 December 2014 (970) 963-0851 morgan@valleysettlement.org The Valley Settlement Project continues to expand by engaging, educating and empowering low-income families in the Roaring Fork School District. [Carbondale, CO] – The Manaus Fund has been awarded a second, three-year, $1.2 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to further its […]

The Manaus Fund Receives Grant from The John Denver Aspenglow Fund

Contact: Morgan Jacober (970) 963-0851 morgan@valleysettlement.org [Carbondale, CO] – The Manaus Fund announces the receipt of an $115,000 grant from The John Denver Aspenglow Fund at the Aspen Community Foundation, to support the Valley Settlement Project’s programs, including Learning with Love, a program for parents and their children from zero to three years old. The […]

Foundations’ Efforts to Educate the Very Young Make Headway

August 11, 2014 By Libby Sander As President Obama urged Congress to spend more on preschool programs for 4-year-olds during his State of the Union address in January, Barbara Reisman’s cellphone buzzed with congratulatory text messages from her kids. The president’s remarks were evidence that a cause she has advocated for since the 1980s—first as […]