The Washington Informer: Miami Youth Expand Their Skills In New Virtual Learning Environment

Just one year ago, the Miami-based youth and community development corporation, URGENT, Inc., achieved a significant milestone marking 25 years of successfully empowering young minds with the skills needed to transform their communities.

But last spring, as the organization’s CEO Saliha Nelson prepared to welcome the next crop of talented youth for a highly-competitive summer internship program, neither she or her capable team could have anticipated the need to suddenly revise their teaching strategy due to the impact of a global health pandemic – COVID-19.

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