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JA Students visit Microsoft Store in Jacksonville

Sandalwood High School students visited the Microsoft Store at St. Johns Town Center as part of JA Job Shadow.

They interacted with store employees, got a tour of the store and learned about Microsoft as a corporation. 26 more words

It's FAFSA Time!

It’s that time of year again. Temperatures are cold, the birds are all in Florida, and FAFSAs are waiting to be filed. The U.S. Department of Education has been updating its blog with helpful FAFSA tips, and here are some things to keep in mind: 99 more words

Education

Take Your Chance and Lead

This January, 25 of our Skills4life students who had developed business ideas with great potential during the semester got the chance to develop their ideas further and present them in front of a panel of judges at the second Leadership Weekend.   237 more words

ULYP

"Time to shine"

The show ring and the room for a job interview.. two completely different things, right? WRONG.

They are more similar than you would guess!

“You’ve taken all of this time – four years, one year, whatever it has taken you to prepare – and it all comes down to 15 or 30 minutes. 105 more words

Manitoba Investing in our Students

On Thursday, January 29, 2015 the Government of Manitoba announced that they are investing in quality education by increasing funding by $25 Million. The total investment is now over $1.27 Billion in public schools funding. 394 more words

Canada

Opening Access to Education Abroad

Opening the Doors Wider: Funding Education Abroad for Nontraditional Students was published in the International Education last week, and I’m excited about the topics covered in the article (not to mention I helped inform some of the discussion). 29 more words

Study Abroad

Accept -- And Prepare For -- Your Destiny

Dear Teen Students of Today,

I never, ever thought I’d work for Corporate America (CA).  For more than 5 years after college, I did everything I could to avoid CA.   167 more words

Career