Advancing Education
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A Look at Educational Topics and Trends in Summit County, Ohio and Beyond via a Selection of Curated Blogs, Websites, Newspapers and Other Media Compiled by GAR Foundation.
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Applications for Akron Public Schools' STEM High School Principal Still Being Accepted

Applications for Akron Public Schools' STEM High School Principal Still Being Accepted | Advancing Education | Scoop.it

GAR Foundation is a proud funder of the Akron Public Schools' STEM High School. We have committed $150,000 to the school and will match community contributions up to an additional $650,000 if donors in the community contribute up to $1.2 million by Dec. 1, 2014 

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Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms | Video on TED.com

"Thought-provoking discussion on the future of education. In this TED talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools' dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD." 

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Inside Stanford's famous course on creativity - Fortune Management

Inside Stanford's famous course on creativity - Fortune Management | Advancing Education | Scoop.it
Only about one in three applicants gets into the course, but a new book tells what goes on behind the classroom door, and how it applies to real-world companies.
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"Their Success Is Our Success" Event To Be Held April 30, 2012 - Summit Education Initiative

"Their Success Is Our Success" Event To Be Held April 30, 2012 - Summit Education Initiative | Advancing Education | Scoop.it

Summit Education Initiative forges strategic alliances among education, business, civic, and community leaders that increase the educational aspirations and achievement of all Summit County children.

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Schools We Can Envy by Diane Ravitch | The New York Review of Books

Schools We Can Envy by Diane Ravitch | The New York Review of Books | Advancing Education | Scoop.it
Education: What's right with Finland?(and wrong with the US) http://t.co/R689oouq...
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