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Tourism, Education, and Exports: Nova Scotia in the Context of Cheaper Energy and a Weaker Dollar

In recent months, oil prices have fallen dramatically and the Canadian dollar has weakened, which has led to speculation that Canada’s economy could be on the verge of an economic crisis. 589 more words


ACCES-VR: Announcing State Plan Public Meetings on Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services

The New York State Office of Adult Career and Continuing Education Services- Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR), with the State Rehabilitation Council, is developing the State Plan for Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services for Federal Fiscal Year 2016 (beginning October 1, 2015). 145 more words


Federal TRIO Programs

Federal TRIO Programs

Looks like there are several resources available for those who wish to obtain higher education…..

Federal TRIO Programs – Home Page

The Federal TRIO Programs (TRIO) are Federal outreach and student services programs designed to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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How I Got Through School Without a Student Loan and Debt-Free

The short answer is hard work, persistence, dedication.

The long answer lasts for 3 years. Yes, it took me three years to graduate with an Honor’s Bachelors Degree and to give myself an honor for graduation without a student loan. 1,166 more words


"Imagine an Ontario where only 8% of students attend university or post-secondary training."

When I was reviewing the transcripts of the hearings for my thesis research, I was continuously inspired by the words of Roberta Jamieson.

She made the suggestion that the federal government match the funds raised by Indspire. 3,264 more words

Update for the Determined to Succeed Webinar (12/2)

Important Information Regarding December 2nd Webinar

Determined to Succeed: Preparing for Postsecondary Education and Employment

Thank you for your interest in this webinar. Due to overwhelming interest, the sponsors quickly reached maximum capacity of 1,000 registrations for the webinar. 30 more words


New Transition Center to Provide Transition Opportunities for High School Students with Disabilities

Three national organizations will merge together to create the National Technical Assistance Center on Improving Transition to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students with Disabilities.  The national program will be housed at UNC Charlotte and will launch January 1, 2015. 136 more words

Transition Services