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A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016

The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.

10/13/2014

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Las Vegas Nonprofit Provides New Shoes For Disadvantaged Children

Casey Flair, Director of Goodie Two Shoes Foundation, uses his psychology degree to help children in need.

10/13/2014

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An Advanced Degree Provides Career Stability For Las Vegas DEA Detective

Thomas Healing, a police detective in northeast area of Las Vegas, is working with the DEA while pursuing his advanced degree for career promotion and more opportunities.

10/13/2014

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Las Vegas Franchise Owner Passionate About The Power Of Education

Las Vegas educator, Melissa Weiner, pursued her master’s degree in early childhood education and opened a private educational facility to create a warm and successful learning experience.

10/13/2014

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Who Is Eligible For Student Loan Forgiveness?

The federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) is an incentive for these graduates to consider taking jobs in public service areas.

10/06/2014

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New Technology Making Its Way Into The Classroom

In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.

10/06/2014

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Former North Las Vegas Mayor Finds Success In Commercial Real Estate

Michael Montandon now combines his service in government with his business expertise, for continued success in the commercial real estate sector.

10/06/2014

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Nursing Offers Mobility, Security And Satisfaction For Las Vegas Nurse

Without nursing experience and education, Jennifer Powers would not have had the opportunities she has experienced.

10/06/2014

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CEO Encourages Las Vegas Women To Become Part Of Global Shift In Technology

Las Vegas CEO Lori Nguyen realized the importance of technology 20 years ago and understood it would be an expansive and growing field.

10/06/2014

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College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment Options

More than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.

09/29/2014

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