American Dream Academy

The transformative power of education

The transformative power of education

Our programs help families take charge of their children’s education, build stronger families and communities, and emphasize our core belief that education is the key to success.

Arizona State University’s American Dream Academy (ADA) benefits schools, students and parents. ADA helps families gain the tools and confidence to join forces with schools and communities to make sure their children have successful academic careers and prepare for a university experience.

ADA is a 10-week program offered through Arizona State University. ASU's American Dream Academy has graduated more than 20,000 parents, making a positive impact on the educational advancement of approximately 50,000-plus students in 325 local elementary, middle and high schools. The 10-week academy culminates in a graduation ceremony for the parent.