By Laura Perry, President, Glades Education Foundation, Inc. There were many local students joyously crossing the stage in late spring, entering the next formative phase of their lives, with proud......EducationFlorida WeeklyNo comment0 Likes
Empower vibrant, educated, connected, and diverse communities
Education is the surest path to individual mobility and community prosperity. A sustainable community is one that supports equitable attainment of quality education and credentials for individuals from cradle-to-career so that all students may realize their full potential. A more educated population improves the quality of life in a community through increased civic engagement, greater neighborhood safety and a healthy and vibrant democracy. In other words, education is a basic building block for a good life. A high quality, well-rounded education will lay the groundwork for students to understand that they can become a part of the change that they would like to see in the world, partially through the power of their talents, skills and choices.
By Jamail Aikens Sometimes we need someone to throw us a lifeline! On September 2, 1944, a 311-foot submarine rose from the ocean depths to throw a lifeline to a......EducationFlorida WeeklyNo comment0 Likes