About HNC Centers

Every Center within The HadaNõu Collective is focused on supporting students, parents, and communities in transforming our education system to create a more equitable society…but each Center has their own unique way of approaching it.

Check them out below!

 

 

Vocal Coalition

Vocal Coalition (VOCO)’s vision is that students unite communities by amplifying the songs of local artists. Inside and outside of schools, students rehearse and perform the music of a diverse range of Colorado artists to bridge our communities cultural divides. VOCO currently works with students and schools in 4 Colorado school districts and is growing quickly!
See the TED Talk here.


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We Are farmily

We Are FARMily’s vision is to return the power of providing for one’s community into the hands of the people. They are a sustainable farm and outdoor Center located in Huerfano County, Colorado and are working with fellow members of the Huerfano and Pueblo communities to build more whole-child opportunities to youth in schools who have moved to a four-day school week.


Mardale Jay Writing Center

The Mardale Jay Writing Center (MJWC) is a student led program that works to develop strong, critically conscious writers, amplify student voice, strengthen community, and transform education. They are currently (1) working with students in Denver and Aurora schools while (2) supporting Empower Community High School as they build out their curriculum in preparation for their Fall 2019 open.


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HackSchool

HackSchool is a makerspace that creates opportunities for high school students in North Denver to develop engineering skills to prepare them for higher education and jobs in engineering.

Website under construction.


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Compass Makerspace

Compass Makerspace is a serves students who attend the public Compass Montessori School. It has become the hub for Compass’ innovative school model and connects their Farm, Kitchen, and Store occupations to students’ academic classes. The focus of Compass Makerspace is on empowering students to make while tying their making to academic skills and content.

Website under construction.