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JOIN EQUITY NOW TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Your Legendary Experience

Serving as an Equity Now Legends Fellow is a complex and challenging, yet rewarding commitment. This role is designed to help students build the social-emotional and academic skills to achieve their goals. Learn more about what Legends Fellows do to support students and their communities.

Our Approach

Legends Fellows help to close student gaps at Legends Charter School by supporting their academic and social-emotional development while also providing the school with the additional capacity to enhance school culture and climate.

Youth Development Activities

Legends Fellows help students build an ever-expanding sense of who they are, why they matter and who they want to become. You’ll be responsible for supporting students by helping them learn about themselves, what they’re interested in and what they’re capable of doing.

  • Building positive relationships with students
  • Fostering students’ positive belief in themselves and their capabilities
  • Creating experiences for the students that influence school culture
  • Leading enriching afterschool programs

Academic Interventions

Our Legends Fellows leverage their unique relationships with students to provide academic interventions, especially in math and literacy. 

  • Individual and group tutoring in math and literacy
  • Collaboration with teachers to identify support students need
  • Using data and analytics to build individualized success plans for students

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YOUR IMPACT ON OUR COMMUNITY

Your students

Many of the students you’ll serve live in high-need communities where external factors can make it hard for students to come to school ready to learn every day. All students have the potential to succeed but many face unique obstacles that can make academic and personal growth even more challenging.