August 17, 2017

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Keep America Beautiful Announces Launch of 2017 Recycle-Bowl; Encourages Nation to #BeRecycled Ahead of America Recycles Day

Published: Aug 16, 2017 – 01:22 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 16 /CSRwire/ - As students begin to gather their notebooks, backpacks and pencils for the new school year, Keep America Beautiful, the nation's iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, plans to ignite a passion for recycling in schools across the country...

Texas Instruments Grants $6.2 Million in 2017 to Advance STEM Learning and Teaching

Published: Aug 15, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

DALLAS, Aug. 15 /CSRwire/ - Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced today that its corporate and foundation grants to improve kindergarten through 12th grade science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education will total $6.2 million in 2017. TI and the Texas Instruments Foundation...

Ten Steps To Improving Your Child's Academic Performance

Published: Aug 11, 2017 – 10:51 AM EST

CHICAGO, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - In my book Leadership It's Child's Play: Ten Steps To Children's Leadership, I focused on ten steps to improve children's leadership abilities. This is another list of ten steps, but these are focused on a strategy to improve...

Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship Launches New Website

Published: Jul 18, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ - Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship is pleased to announce the launch of its newly enhanced, mobile-friendly website, which offers corporate citizenship professionals quick and easy access to Center insights, research, and executive educations courses whether...

U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference Keynote Features EnCorps STEM Teachers

Published: Jun 06, 2017 – 11:35 AM EST

SAN DIEGO, Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - EnCorps STEM Teachers Program's Executive Director, Katherine Wilcox, was a featured speaker during the 2017 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership conference opening keynote presentations last week in San Diego. Wilcox provided an overview of EnCorps' innovative...

"Box Theory": Critically Approaching the Box

Published: May 04, 2017 – 10:55 AM EST

CHICAGO, May 04 /CSRwire/ - "Think outside of the box, for this one," I hear my teacher say. As if my writing an essay for her class isn't another way of reaffirming and reproducing the very box which we are meant to think...

Three Schools Named National Winners in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest for Using STEAM to Make a Difference

Published: Apr 26, 2017 – 02:41 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Apr. 26 /CSRwire/ - After months of researching, designing and developing prototypes, three schools have been named national winners in the $2 million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest - a nationwide competition that challenges 6th through 12th graders to use...

Xploration Station Announces Launch of Third-Annual #StudentAstronaut Competition

Published: Apr 25, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - Xploration Station, the country's only E/I broadcast destination dedicated exclusively to STEM programming for teens and their families, announced the return of its #StudentAstronaut video contest today. This will be the third iteration of the nationwide competition tied...

New Program for Leaders of Change

Published: Apr 21, 2017 – 12:11 PM EST

LONDON, Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - The world is changing more quickly every day, and leaders of change need to be equipped to rapidly adapt. Ashridge's new part-time MSc program explores a new approach to change and provides participants with the practical tools to...

Introducing PGS100 - 100% Sustainability Curriculum, 100% Online

Published: Mar 22, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Presidio Graduate School (PGS) is the undisputed pioneer of Sustainable Management MBA, MPA, Dual Degrees, and Certificates. The curriculum is deeply and wholly rooted in sustainability principles and a systems-thinking approach to business and policy. With the...

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