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Breakthrough Collaborative is a pre-eminent teacher training program. We inspire the next generation of students from low-income communities and students of color to know that college is possible.

To meet the challenges of today’s world, students need an edge. At Breakthrough Atlanta, we help them find it. Grounded in the philosophy of students teaching students, Breakthrough Atlanta is a very special program that enhances the social and academic qualities that help students get ready to transition to-and succeed in-college. It’s like getting a head start on life.
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Breakthrough Atlanta Joins National Registry of Community-Based Organizations
Breakthrough Atlanta Joins National Registry of Community-Based Organizations
April 10, 2018
New registry connects CBOs to colleges, helps more students access higher education Atlanta, GA — Breakthrough Atlanta, a nonprofit that provides an academically intense pathway to colleg
Breakthrough Atlanta Appoints New Executive Director
Breakthrough Atlanta Appoints New Executive Director
January 22, 2018
ATLANTA, GA (January 22, 2018) - Breakthrough Atlanta (BTA), in its twenty-second year of pursuing its mission to put Atlanta public school students on a six-year pathway to college, has...
Dikembe Mutombo: The long view
Dikembe Mutombo: The long view
July 10, 2017
How NBA star Dikembe Mutombo came to save untold lives in Africa and transform a country. By Mickey Goodman / For the AJC At the clang of the bell marking the end of the school d...

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