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Sweeping school voucher, public education overhaul in Tennessee passes first House hurdle

Commercial Appeal 28 Feb 2024
In addition to establishing a program to provide 20,000 state-funded vouchers for students to attend private schools, provided they take certain tests, the wide-ranging amendment filed Monday would ...

Weld RE-5J Career and Technical Education Director Rebecca Albert Vollrath wins CACTA’s Emerging Leader award

The Tribune Greeley 28 Feb 2024
Thanks to Vollrath’s resourcefulness in securing grants and Career Development Incentive Program funding, the district saved money while maximizing student options, the release said.

‘We make college a reality’: Greeley Dream Team awards scholarships to 35 District 6 students

The Tribune Greeley 28 Feb 2024
... local students in the nonprofit’s history this week ... The organization serves about 1,600 students per year with programs funded by federal, state and local grants, as well as contributions from donors.

Collecting change: Gering students raise over $2,700 for Special Olympics

Scottsbluff StarHerald 28 Feb 2024
Students at Geil Elementary got to see their principal take an icy plunge Friday, Feb ...Last year, the students voted to raise money for the backpack program because we were in dire need of funds,” Steele said.

CMU Tech, TCR embrace state tuition assistance for in-demand fields

Montrose Press 27 Feb 2024
While both local schools have just about run through those funds, a second related program, Career Advance Colorado, is providing another cash infusion for students going into fields like law enforcement, early childhood education and construction.

Massive House proposal is third universal school voucher bill before Tennessee lawmakers

Citizen Tribune 27 Feb 2024
... program known as RTI ... But the House legislation stipulates that the program would increase by 20% annually if funding is available, while Lee wants to open it up to any student in the second year.

Applications surge for newly expanded state-funded K-12 private school scholarship

News & Record 27 Feb 2024
Legislation passed by the General Assembly in 2023 expanded funding and opened the vouchers program to families of all income levels and to students who have never attended public school.

Substance abuse program for students gets $100K grant

Democrat & Chronicle 27 Feb 2024
Jeremy Cooney recently announced $100,000 in state funding for a program that helps students recovering from substance abuse ... This integrated program combines classes with clinical treatments for students at risk or recovering from substance abuse.

Students need support, scaling back programs would be a big mistake

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 27 Feb 2024
I worry that programs like the SSC will lose funding, or that California students are going to have to learn to live without some of these vital resources that were introduced during the pandemic.

Tri Counties Bank Donates $30,000 for First-Time Future Farmers of America Students in Tulare County

The Eagle-Tribune 27 Feb 2024
The program awards start-up funds for the student’s first small market livestock or ag mechanics project. FFA programs help students learn leadership and career skills through local and state competitions, agribusiness education, and public speaking.

State funding to UO is at an “all-time low”

Daily Emerald 27 Feb 2024
The budget of each college and the factors affecting tuition are mostly based on the funding from the state of Oregon, the number of students admitted and grants ... “If a student has a scholarship that’s ...

Prairie Fire Award recognizes Vektek's long-term partnership with Flint Hills Technical College

Emporia Gazette 27 Feb 2024
“That means the students had an instructor that knew the industry, that knew machining, so they’re coming out of the program with real knowledge and skills.” ... funds through this program, he said.

School of the Week: At Castor Gardens, students sharpen their academic skills

The Philadelphia Tribune 27 Feb 2024
in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, is a 6-8 school with nearly 1,400 students ... The program, which is funded through the U.S ... For students, Castor Gardens offers a plethora of programs and extracurricular activities ... It’s a pretty good program.”.

Small class size and earlier real-life experience are shifting the college experience

St George News 27 Feb 2024
At the GRIT Center, students participate in diverse entrepreneurial programming and win funding to put their ideas into action through GRIT Center pitch competitions. These types of programs offer ...

Mike Rowe of ‘Dirty Jobs’ unveils scholarship program at local high school

Las Vegas Review-Journal 27 Feb 2024
The four-year “Warrior Pathway Program” aims to provide approximately $4.5 million in scholarships — funded by the Engelstad Foundation — to graduating students who finish the program.