What initially began as a partnership to deliver credit recovery solutions quickly grew to an exciting expansion of digital learning opportunities for Akron Public Schools. Learn how Digital Learning Coordinator Marcy Ebright identified Edmentum Plato Courseware and EdOptions Academy as the right solutions and why it was an “easy plug in with the familiarity of the product.” What was the key to success? Get an inside perspective of how the role of mentors helped guide students throughout their experience learning online.
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Six UB researchers receive prestigious early-career grants
The federally funded projects aim to advance research and education in climate science and mitigation, the design of “robot swarms,” and more.
Six UB researchers receive prestigious early-career grants totaling nearly $3.5 million
Federally funded projects aim to advance research and education in climate science and mitigation, the design of ‘robot swarms,’ methods for computational modeling of solar energy materials, and more ...
Entrepreneurship Education Leaders Share Success, Set Course for the Future
Hundreds of higher education, business, government and nonprofit leaders gathered virtually this week to advance support for inventors and startups at the 10th annual Deshpande Symposium for ...
Those under 21 make up 1 in 4 Youngstown gun arrests
They’d rather have it and not need it then need it and not have it. That is often the logic, police and others say, of people who are arrested in Youngstown with guns.
Vote for the 2020-21 NBA Cares Seasonlong Community Assist Award
Since arriving in Portland in 2012, Lillard has focused on investing in and mentoring local high ... of Greater Cleveland and the Akron Urban League, which both help support minority-owned businesses.
The Tiger Mom and the Hornet’s Nest
There, Rubenfeld was, his wife tells it, “the big constitutional-law golden-boy star,” and she was the live wire, the embodiment of her 2011 best seller Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother: willing to ...
Hiring People Who ‘Fit in’ Is an Outdated Strategy
Manufacturing still makes up a large part of the economy in Northeast Ohio, just as it does in many other Midwestern regions. It also directly and indirectly supports one million jobs in the region, ...
Summer Youth Programs
High School Aged Youth and Young Adult - Led Environmental ... paid work experience and mentoring and summer school programs for high school juniors and seniors. To help families connect with ...
Rich Swirsky remembered: Akron councilman 'wanted to make the world a better place'
He also had served as a regional director for Ohio Citizen Action. Swirsky's wife, Rebecca Jenkins, said he moved to Akron in 1979 to ... is that he was down to help in anyway,” Carver Reed ...
Reveal Local Labs
Time- and resource-intensive investigative reporting can be especially difficult in this environment. That’s why we launched Reveal Local Labs last year to help foster lasting ... And another one in ...
Residential Inpatient Treatment Centers in Ohio
Lindner Center of HOPE in Mason, Ohio is a comprehensive ... in a safe and comfortable environment, including private room options. We also offer virtual care to help individuals in various ...