Have you heard of the congressional initiative to encourage student engagement in coding and computer science through local app challenges? This is the third year members of congress have hosted the program. Learn more
Alternative scholarships offer students much-needed help to get to and through college degree programs. Is it time to try new, innovative approaches to reach more students? In order to create measurable change, foundations and other educational organizations must be willing to take risks and try new innovative approaches to support students. During this webinar, participants […]
Osceola ‘Got College?’ Program– Facilitating College Access and Pathways for Students in Partnership with College and School District
What happens when a local education foundation sees its role as facilitating college access efforts by both the school district and the local college in addition to awarding scholarships? More kids find their path to post-secondary success! Check out the highlights of the workshop here. Got College Handout #1 Got College Handout #2 Got College […]
Learn what happened in key education areas during this May 2017 Legislative Session debrief — what it all means for our students, teachers and schools. Hosted in conjunction with the Florida Philanthropic Network, watch the recording for insights on policy and budget outcomes. Senator David Simmons, Chair of the Florida Senate’s Appropriations Subcommittee on Pre-K-12 Education, was the […]
The Florida Nonprofit Alliance has provided a great legislative recap covering both state and national issues. Interested in topics such as the current rate for calculating volunteer time or public relations for nonprofits? Here is a great resource. Nonprofit Alliance May 2017 Newsletter – Voice of the Sector
Click the graphic above to view the recording of our February 17 virtual forum. Download the presentation slides HERE. Want tips on how to follow Florida Legislation? Click HERE for a step by step guide to follow bills and committees!
Click the graphic above to see how the Florida Students Achieve movement is helping our state’s families, communities, and schools are continuing to strive for the continuously heightening educational goals. By visiting this site, you can find many resources that help you compare and choose schools for your children and understand what they should be […]
Click the graphic to view the recording of our September 13, 2016, Education Works Forum on Challenges of Implementing Florida Standards Recap. Download the presentation slides HERE.
April is Financial Literacy month. To help our communities with their financial well-being, Wells Fargo has created a free and fun, interactive Hands on Banking ® platform to help students and adults succeed financially both today and into the future.
Throughout this booklet you’ll find stories from teachers about what motivates them and encourages them to develop and grow in their profession. We think their voices and perspectives are worth sharing as we all strive to support and value our classroom educators!