This year's Summit For Kids Professional Symposium will be held August 16 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Akron-Summit County Public Library (60 S. High St.). The theme is "Unraveling Privilege and Bias for a More Equitable Community." The cost is $50 (includes parking and door prizes; CEUs and CLEs are pending) Other News Recent Achievements/Awards/Grants: GAR Foundation - $529,000 over three years ($84,000 in June 2019, $250,000 in February 2020 and $195,000 in February 2021 - to support the College & Career Academies of Akron with ongoing professional development and training for teachers) GAR Foundation - $64,150 as follows: $9,320 - Buchtel CLC (Griffin Inspiration Station Sensory Room) $13,070 - Jennings CLC (Virtual Village Expansion)…
Paid parental leave at American Express rises to 20 weeks
American Express joins a growing list of companies expanding their parental leave benefits and offering more generous paid time off policies for mothers and fathers, as well as financial help to employees trying to start a family through adoption, surrogacy and infertility treatments.
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Graduation Class of 2019
Raising the bar and closing the achievement gap for all students
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Camp Lurecrest is located in beautiful Hickory Nut Gorge, offering access to majestic Rumbling Bald Mountain and scenic Lake Lure Adventure Awaits Unforgettable Whether you are jumping off of our giant floating "Iceberg" or singing songs in our outdoor Chapel, you will never forget your week at Camp Lurecrest Life Changing Recent Christian university studies show that more children are brought to salvation by God’s sovereign grace through a summer camp than through any other venue. Lasting Impression For over 60 years, Camp Lurecrest has been used by God to impact lives for eternity. Tens of thousands of campers have heard about God's great love for them in Christ - weeks they will never forget. Caleb…
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Grace Community School has a variety of advanced learning programs to help your child succeed! What Will Your Child Learn at Grace Community School?
Westside Aquatic Club Home
Meets will be held on Mondays. Times will vary by meet. Our goal is for all athletes to not only improve their swimming abilities but to develop into young adults and have fun along the way. We hope to provide a memorable and amazing experience the athletes will remember for a long time.
Holiday Survival Guide: Ballroom Dance Edition
Tired of Holiday Stress? Wage war against holiday burnout with this Ballroom Dance Holiday Survival Guide.
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