The entire UHA community will work towards this vision by forming partnerships for education. Employees will be motivated and dedicated using data to help drive instructional practices and research to help support enrichment activities. Parents will support the education of their children by being involved and extending their own learning. Community organizations and businesses will support the education of pupils in unique ways as their recourses permit. All of these people and groups will work together in a collegial fashion to help create the ideal education/enrichment program.


             About US

Urban Heat Academy is an afterschool/ enrichment organization that inspires youth to attend college by increasing their academic performance, building positive self-esteem and minimizing violence. Our programs ensure students are on track to taking the proper steps towards college preparation. The Urban Heat Academy serves students grades K-12 all throughout California with school sites in Vallejo CA, Stockton CA and Oakland CA. For more information about our program and to keep abreast of our events visit our website, Like the Urban Heat Academy Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @1urbanheat

                       OUR Vision
It is envisioned that all students are prepared with the academic skills, knowledge, motivation and physical well- being to successfully further their education and becoming productive citizens.
It is our vision to provide a qualitative, comprehensive education through enrichment activities, which will meet the educational needs of each student. Our program and instruction provided will enable students to develop high esteem, master content, think critically, and value learning. The learning environment will provide the support, challenge and opportunity for students to develop their fullest intellectual, social, and physical potential. The emotional environment will be friendly, supportive and positive. The physical environment will be maintained, clean and responsive to the educational program and the safety of the students.

                                    Our presentations...

Over the pass 10 years Mr. Carson and the Urban Heat family has presented indepts research-based information providing knowledge and understanding  for school districts, teachers, community leaders, superintendence, parents and students of all ages. Events such as..

National Alliance of Black Educators (NABSE):

The California Association of African-American Superintendents and Administrators (CAAASA) Professional Development:

Youth Summits, Educators Conferences as well as motivational (Keynote) speaker for graduations and other special events. Mr. Carson has also seved as a panelist for the "Boys and Men of Color" Town Hall Conference as well as the 100 Black Man -Youth Conference.   Below is a list of key Topics that are often requested.. 

*The History of Stepping...An Interactive Presentation...

*How to Start a Step Team at a school and/or Community...

*Understanding the Effects of Poverty In Education...

*How to Create Positive-Effective Classroom / School Culture and Climate...

*How to Teach Children of Color...

*How to Raise My Child in an "All Access Society"

Urban Heat Academy
P.O Box 1172
Alameda CA. 94501

Phone: 916.546.5429
Facebook: Urban heat Academy
Twitter: @1urbanheat