National Review: Successful Education Reform Depends on Student Buy-In

Graduate Marietta Student Life Center was named as a synergistic and cost-effective example of how schools can help students thrive.

NPR Highlights Marietta's Wraparound Services

NPR highlights the Marietta Student Life Center to help students beyond the classroom.

Featured by the National Education Association

The Marietta Student Success Center is truly a home away from home for students at Marietta High School.

Report: Southern States Need To Pick Up The Pace In Closing Achievement Gaps

The Marietta Student Success Center was recently highlighted in an educational report for helping many students graduate high school.

Featured in the AJC

Leigh Colburn and our project was featured in the AJC.

Innovator of the Year

Marietta Schools was named Georgia Charter System Innovator of the Year for their Graduate Marietta Student Success Center.

Lt. Governor Casey Cagle’s Endorsement

Lt. Governor Casey Cagle endorsed the Graduate Marietta Student Success Center.

Top Issues to Watch in 2018

Student Wraparound Health Services were mentioned as issue #8 (p. 51-57) of the Top Ten Issues to Watch In 2018  according to the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education.

How Do You Spell Success?

Georgia Education Magazine Freedom & Opportunity recently featured GMSSC in an article titled – “How Do You Spell Success: GMSSC.”

A Culture of Graduation

An article on the opening of the Graduate Marietta Student Sucess Center discusses its approach to creating a ‘culture of graduation.’

Editorial on GA Schools

An editorial on what it takes to fix Georgia’s failing schools mentioned the GMSSC as a potential step towards a solution.

Talks of a Success Center in Peoria Public Schools

This public school system in Peoria, IL is launching wraparound services using the Centergy Cycle.

Gainesville Schools Expanding Wraparound Services

Gainseville Schools are using the Centergy Cycle to expand wraparound services.

YouScience - Another Test in Georgia High Schools, but this One is About the Kids

“Leigh Colburn was an early champion of YouScience. She learned about it from a parent, then tested it with her own staff and other parents before giving it to students.”

Featured in the Marietta Daily Journal (MJD)

“The Centergy Project, founded by former educator Leigh Colburn and corporate consultant Linda Beggs, is transforming the lives of students through community collaboration.”

Marietta High School Takes On Problems Outside The Classroom

The Marietta Student Success Center is featured in this article about how it has become a model for “wrap-around” services in the region.

Peoria Launches Therapeutic Services

A school district in Peoria, Illinois is expanding its therapeutic program as part of its Social and Emotional Learning Department.

Everybody Wins at GMSSC

An editorial on GMSSC calls it a ‘smashing success’ after completion of its first year.