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The Highest Rank: Local boy scouts demonstrate leadership with Eagle Scout projects

The Highest Rank: Local boy scouts demonstrate leadership with Eagle Scout projects

What do Gerald Ford, Steven Spielberg and John Tesh have in common? All three went through the Boy Scouts of America program and earned the ra…

September 15, 2013 8:00 am Photos

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Serving at School: Required volunteering helps students learn the importance of giving back

Serving at School: Required volunteering helps students learn the importance of giving back

Many educators around the Region see the potential for selflessness and generosity in our youth and strive to help them develop that potential…

September 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Living in a Digital World: Technology transforms how students learn

Living in a Digital World: Technology transforms how students learn

The American classroom of today looks drastically different than it did a generation ago.

August 25, 2013 9:00 am Photos

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Back to school stress: The end of summer is bittersweet, but there are ways to make it less bitter

Back to school stress: The end of summer is bittersweet, but there are ways to make it less bitter

The end of summer may bring thoughts of the autumn colors, crisp fall nights, pumpkins and caramel apples but for many kids it also looms larg…

August 04, 2013 8:15 am

School supply lists vary with different ages and advances in technology

School supply lists vary with different ages and advances in technology

A lunch box, couple of pencils, small box of crayons and a little tub of paste with a brush in the cap. There. All set for school, right?

August 04, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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What makes a great teacher? Take a look at these local leaders in education

What makes a great teacher? Take a look at these local leaders in education

Ask anyone, and most can remember their favorite teacher. Several studies show the most important factor determining a student's quality of ed…

August 04, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Bus drivers work hard to keep students safe during the school year

Bus drivers work hard to keep students safe during the school year

Before the school year even starts, buses and drivers are put through their paces.

August 04, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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