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Someone in the World Changed You

Jul. 22, 2014 at 08:00 AM | By Mary Docken | Comment Count

As educators, neighbors, family or friend, we have the opportunity to do what it takes to open up the possibilities for young people. We must. Students recognize authenticity in those that they encounter. This was a key takeaway for me in listening to Darrius Garrett, author of Diary...

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The 5 Commandments of College Readiness Boot Camps

Jul. 21, 2014 at 08:00 AM | By Kim Oppelt | Comment Count

With increasing pressure on students to be college-ready, many schools and districts offer “college boot camps” or pre-school year programs to help students prepare for the rigorous year ahead. College boot camps come in many forms and, although it is possible to have different approaches to...

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