All articles tagged: “Education”

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Young Readers Become Future Leaders: StoryPlace Gives Charlotte-Area Children a Head Start on Crucial Life Skills

StoryPlace Helps Charlotte-Area Children Develop Key Life Skills

In a Nutshell: Studies have shown that children who learn to read at a young age tend to get the types of head... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 12/6/17

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Washington University in St. Louis Researchers Explore a Rising Trend of Employer-Based Employee Financial Wellness Programs

WUSTL Research Examines Financial Wellness Programs for Workers

In a Nutshell: Employee financial wellness programs have grown in popularity since the Great Recession, when many... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 11/28/17

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The James Madison Legacy Project: Training Teachers to Educate Underprivileged Students About Their Rights as Citizens

The James Madison Legacy Project Boosts Education at Schools in Need

In a Nutshell: Well-informed teachers are critical to the success of any education system, but most four-year... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 11/28/17

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GFLEC Report Highlights Disparities in Financial Literacy Among Hispanics in the US

GFLEC Report Looks at Financial Literacy Among Hispanics in the US

In a Nutshell: As part of its commitment to the development of a financially literate world, the Global Financial... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/3/17

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Huntington National Bank’s 11th Annual Backpack Index Finds the True Cost of “Back to School” Continues to Rise

Huntington's Backpack Index Finds Rising Back-to-School Costs

In a Nutshell: Despite a tax-dollar-supported public school system, sending your children back to school isn’t... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/4/17

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GreatSchools — A Free Resource for Parents Seeking the Best Educational Opportunities in Their Local Communities

GreatSchools Helps Parents Find the Best Educational Opportunities

In a Nutshell: A child’s development hinges on a quality education, which places a lot of pressure on parents... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/1/17

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Browse OverDrive’s Millions of Free eBooks, Audiobooks & Videos with Resources for Improving Financial Literacy

Browse OverDrive’s Free Library Titles & Increase Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: Understanding how to manage your money is a key step in transforming your financial well-being, and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/31/17

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MIT OpenCourseWare Provides Tuition-Free Access to Higher Education from a World-Leading Technical Institute

Free Access to Higher Education with MIT OpenCourseWare

In a Nutshell: While the traditional college education system has its advantages, it’s not within reach for... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/15/17