A new study digs deep through the achievements and experiences of students in Massachusetts whose first language is not English.
Seventy-five years ago, during World War II, Dr. Frances Carter worked in a Birmingham, Alabama, defense plant, helping to build B-29 bombers—some of the largest aircraft in service during the war. She is “Rosie the Riveter,” and today, we’re catching up with her.
If you’ve ever watched the DIY Network on television, Kayleen McCabe’s is a face you may recognize. When she is not in front of the camera, Kayleen is traveling the country telling students the story of how her long-time construction hobby turned into a successful career.
Holly Zwerling is the founder, President, and CEO of the Fatherhood Task Force of South Florida (FTFSF). “We are truly changing the perception that young people have of the males in their lives. And that the men have of themselves, too,” she says.
Throughout her long career in education, Kathy Brown says she’s watched textbook prices rise rapidly. So she and her colleagues at the San Diego State University came up with a novel solution: to stop selling traditional textbooks altogether.