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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Las Vegas Suburb Using ‘Economic Gardening’ To Grow Jobs From Within

Henderson, the second largest city in Nevada, is taking a proactive approach to economic development in creating employment.

09/15/2014

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Las Vegas CEO Utilizes His M.B.A. To Lead A Successful Health Care Company

William P. Moore II, after following his father’s sage advice to go into health care administration, has provided leadership and direction to hospitals and medical organizations for over 20 years.

09/15/2014

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Las Vegas VP Combines Psychology With Business For Success At Nonprofit

Passionate about creating social change, Anna Pikovsky Auerbach of the Moonridge Group, uses her dual major in psychology and business to find success in the nonprofit sector.

09/15/2014

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Engineer Urges Girls To Smash Stereotypes

Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.

09/08/2014

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Engineering A Love For Science In Kids

Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.

09/08/2014

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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

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Former Performer Found His True Calling As A Las Vegas Principal

After a 25-year career as a performer, John Heffron decided his passion was in education, and now leads 15 classroom teachers, six specialists and about 250 students at Henderson International School.

09/08/2014

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