SEI Stories

Continued Support from Two Funders in Fiscal Year 2018

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) appreciates the support we receive from local businesses and organizations in Summit County. We thank Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) and Martha Holden Jennings Foundation for their most recent financial contributions to SEI. Read more about the projects their funding benefits in this post.


Canton City Schools and Montgomery County ‘Level Up’

School districts outside of Summit County have introduced their students to the power of focused, guided test prep through valuable partnerships with Summit Education Initiative (SEI). The Level UP Your ACT® Math Score© book accompanies an ACT Math preparation course SEI designed and validated to help students raise their ACT Math scores. While Summit County schools and out of school time partners have access to these materials and volunteer course facilitators at significantly discounted prices, partner organizations and schools may use the materials for a cost as well. Read more about their students’ experiences with the materials in this post.


Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems Prepares 3,140 Kits

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) sends much gratitude to the employees of Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems for preparing 3,140 total 16 For Success kits and Key Steps to Reading Success kits with SEI staff on June 21 at Quaker Station. United Way of Summit County helped coordinate the effort through its annual United Way Day of Action. Read more about the volunteer event and the purpose of the kindergarten readiness kits in this post.