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Big Problems Big Ideas Winner Announced

Published: Apr 17, 2018 – 03:21 PM EST

CHICAGO, Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Sociedad Honoraria Hispnica at Brownsville Early College High School, Brownsville Independent School District has been named the winner of the Big Problems Big Ideas Challenge sponsored by the Taylor Wilson Thompson Family Foundation. The Challenge, the signature program...

Consumers Energy Helps Nurture STEM Careers through Sponsorship in FIRST® Robotics State Competition

Published: Apr 11, 2018 – 03:14 PM EST

Saginaw, Mich., Apr. 11 /CSRwire/ - A competition of student-built and remote-control operated robots is helping spur interest in and pursuit of future high-demand science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers at the FIRST in Michigan robotics state championships, sponsored by Consumers Energy....

SC Johnson Donations are Helping to Develop Tomorrow’s Workforce

Published: Mar 22, 2018 – 07:30 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Recognizing the need to continue developing students today for tomorrow's workforce, SC Johnson is proud to support education through its philanthropic contributions, a portion of which includes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs worldwide. "The skills...

Kinder and the University of Oxford Partner to Develop and Research Digital Learning

Published: Mar 16, 2018 – 04:00 AM EST

LUXEMBOURG and OXFORD, U.K., Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - The magic world of Kinder and the leading expertise of the University of Oxford come together to research and develop educational content and a parental dashboard for the brand's Magic Kinder app, to encourage families...

Building Change Acumen

Published: Feb 01, 2018 – 09:55 AM EST

LONDON, Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - The secret to effective change, stable growth, and positive impact The leadership skills needed to steer business towards sustainable growth have long been a focal concern for both academics and practitioners alike. Received wisdom has identified the need...

Discovery Education and 3M Recruit America’s Next Top Young Scientist in Annual Middle School Competition

Published: Jan 11, 2018 – 10:35 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 11 /CSRwire/ - 3M (@3M), a leader in Materials Science, and Discovery Education (@DiscoveryEd), the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms across the country, today announced the opening of the annual Discovery Education 3M...

Hilton Prize Coalition Recognizes 25 Fellows: Emerging Humanitarian Leaders to Watch

Published: Dec 05, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Hilton Prize Coalition, an independent alliance of the 22 winners of the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize, recognizes its 2017 class of Fellows for completing a Hilton Prize Coalition Fellowship with leading international non-governmental organizations (INGOs)....

​EnCorps​ ​Receives​ ​Silicon​ ​Valley​ ​Education​ ​Foundation’s​ ​STEM​ ​Innovation​ ​Award 

Published: Nov 29, 2017 – 05:47 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 29 /CSRwire/ - The EnCorps STEM Teachers Program was honored at Silicon Valley Education Foundation's (SVEF) 13th annual Pioneers Purpose Celebration for Education on Wednesday, November 8 at the Fairmont San Jose. During the celebration, EnCorps' Executive Director, Katherine Wilcox,...

Taylor Wilson Thompson Family Foundation Supports Schools Ravaged by Hurricane Irma

Published: Sep 28, 2017 – 12:12 PM EST

CHICAGO, Sep. 28 /CSRwire/ - When natural disaster strikes, it is the time for communities to rise up and take care of one another, if for no other reason but for the sake of our common humanity. For 5 years, the Taylor Wilson...

Ten Steps to Improving Your Child’s Language Ability

Published: Sep 27, 2017 – 12:47 PM EST

CHICAGO, Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - Research tells us that early language development is critical for young children's social, behavioral and reading development. Also, related literature supports the notion that early mastery of language is the key to mastering the encoding and decoding skills...

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