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Posted byon October 4, 2011 at 5:58 PM EST
Laying off qualified teachers undermines our future as a nation
Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon: The American Jobs Act Will Prepare Our Students for the Jobs of TomorrowPosted byon October 4, 2011 at 3:44 PM EST
Illinois Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon recently concluded a statewide tour of community colleges and saw firsthand how the American Jobs Act would help modernize college facilities and prepare students for the jobs of tomorrow.
Posted byon September 30, 2011 at 3:31 PM EST
Jonny Cohen, a junior at Highland Park High School in Highland Park, IL shares how he turned his idea to make school buses more environmentally friendly into a reality.
Posted byon September 29, 2011 at 4:15 PM EST
Northeast Iowa Community College implemented a series of changes to increase its student completion and retention goals and achieved graduation rates 24 percent above the national averages.
Posted byon September 16, 2011 at 5:15 PM EST
The St. Louis Chapter of AmeriCorps Alums has participates in service events honoring those who were lost in the September 11 attacks, ten years ago.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 6:09 PM EST
More state and local leaders react to the President's American Jobs Act.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 9:30 AM EST
Following the President’s speech where he called on Congress to pass the American Jobs Act, bi-partisan governors, mayors, and state legislators speak out and echo the President’s call to put more people back to work and put more money in the pockets of working Americans.
Posted byon September 2, 2011 at 5:24 PM EST
State and local officials speak out about the President’s commitment to clean air and a strong economy.
Posted byon September 2, 2011 at 11:00 AM EST
Employees from across the DOI sharetheir experiences growing up as LGBT youth and coping with bullying, and emphasize the ways life has dramatically improved over time
Posted byon August 25, 2011 at 4:31 PM EST
John Fernandez, Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, discusses ways to promote rural small business development and grow the economy.