Impact History

  • 2008

    • Erica V. Mosca graduates Summa Cum Laude from Boston University. She is the first in her family to graduate from college.

    • After joining Teach for America, she begins teaching 5th grade in Clark County School District.

    • Leaders in Training becomes her classroom theme to empower students, like herself, to have an equitable opportunity to succeed.

  • 2012

    • Erica Mosca has now earned an M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction from UNLV and a Master's in Education Policy & Management from Harvard University.

    • Mosca's 5th grade class was now entering the 9th grade.

    • In this East Las Vegas community students have a greater chance of dropping out of high school than earning a college degree.

    • LEADERS IN TRAINING becomes a 501(c)(3).

  • 2015

    • LIT has its first high school graduates, known as Cohort 1+.

  • 2016

    • Mosca's fifth graders have attained 100% college acceptance.

  • 2019

    • Angel Fort become the first "Leader" to graduate, earning a degree from UNR.