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Groups help pave path to effective CTE partnerships


  • Education Week (tiered subscription model)

Third-party groups are helping some schools connect with local businesses for career and technical education. The program profiled in this article helps teach stakeholders how to communicate with each… Read More

Some Nev. students to go without proficiency exams during transition


  • Reno Gazette-Journal (Nev.) (tiered subscription model)

Students in the classes of 2017 and 2018 in Nevada will not be required to take High School Proficiency Exams in math, reading, writing and science to graduate, with graduation rates expected to excee… Read More

Mass. school takes individual approach to learning


  • MetroWest Daily News (Framingham, Mass.)

Educators at a Massachusetts elementary school are focusing more on the individual student. Efforts include allowing students to choose books based on their interests and daily one-on-one meetings for… Read More

Why all job seekers should have a master resume


  • U.S. News & World Report

Job seekers should create a clean, succinct and well-edited master resume, then use it to tailor a new resume for each job application, writes Career Valet President Marcelle Yeager. Dissect each job … Read More