Current & Former Projects
Omaha Early Learning Centers: A program serving about 200 birth to three year old children in North and South Omaha each year. Evaluation funded through the Buffett Early Childhood Fund.
Nelson Mandela Elementary School: A private school providing a high quality free education to children in poverty living near 30th and Curtis Streets (by Miller Park). Evaluation funded through the Lozier Foundation.
Nelson Mandela Early Childhood Development Center: A private center providing a high quality free education to children in poverty living near 30th and Curtis Streets (by Miller Park). Evaluation funded through the Lozier Foundation.
Jesuit Academy: An all boys, Catholic school in Omaha, NE serving young men in grades 4-8. Evaluation funded through the Jesuit Academy.
Methodist Hospital Community Counseling Program: A barrier-free counseling program provided at no cost to children and families in targeted schools and community centers across Omaha. Evaluation funded through the Sherwood Foundation.
Phoenix Academy: A school for students with learning and other disabilities. Evaluation funded through the Lozier Foundation and others.
Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands--Late Night Teen Program: A program designed for teens attending BGC at the North and South Clubs. Evaluation funded through the Daugherty Foundation.
Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands--Readers to Leaders Program: A program designed to improve the reading skills of elementary school children in schools across Omaha. Evaluation funded through the Lozier Foundation.
Common Fund: A program providing utility assistance to those in need in order to reduce homelessness; a collaborative partnership of local utilities and agencies. Evaluation funded through the Sherwood Foundation and others.
Youth Frontiers: A program providing inspiration and support workshops for teachers and students in Minnesota, Nebraska, and Iowa. Evaluation funded through Youth Frontiers.
Justice for Our Neighbors: A program providing legal services to immigrants in Nebraska and Council Bluffs, IA. Evaluation funded through JFON.
Past projects led by Dr. Lisa StClair at University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE:
Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties
Educare of Omaha
Educare of Winnebago
Nebraska 21st Century Community Learning Centers
Randomized Control Trial of Educare
Nebraska Parent Information & Resources Center