Companies Assist Students with Career Training

Some valuable guidance and skill building will soon be available to high schools as companies assist students with career training through a program that gives real world experience.  In Delaware, students will soon be able to prepare for new careers and gain...

Community Partnerships Fill Budget Gaps

For schools that are financially strapped to cover all required programs and implement new standards community partnerships fill budget gaps.  The 2014-2015 New York State budget grants an additional $1.1 billion to schools. It sounds like a lot of money. But many...

Community Mentorship Helps Kids Stay in School

A unique outreach creating community mentorship helps kids stay in school. When Dina Zacharias was in high school, there was a time when teachers wondered if she would graduaate.   That is, if she even attended high school at all. There was a time when teachers...

Building Student Leaders

The STAR (Students Taking an Action Role) program has produced leaders in high school and is now a means to organizing students in middle school for positive peer group interaction. After reviving the Triton Regional High School student council last year, adjustment...