How to Increase the Number and Quality of Language-Immersion Programs
Students in the United States need to be able to learn languages in addition to English, in the home and throughout their education, in order to develop global competence and live productive lives. Here's how to give them the opportunity.
Paxson, Washington parents voice concerns over language immersion programs
Paxson Elementary School is one of the most crowded schools in the Missoula County Public Schools district for a reason. In addition to crammed attendance boundaries, parents have long sought
Local elementary school celebrates 20 years of dual immersion language program
Inside of Mrs. Moreno’s third-grade classroom at Voorhies Elementary school in Bakersfield, nearly 20 students are learning basic math.On the surface, the classroom looks just like any other class but if you listen closely you can hear the difference. Thes
What is our Active Older Adult Program like?
The YMCA offers a variety of wellness opportunities for active older adults—from baby boomers to seniors—including physical fitness, social activities and mo...
Food Safety 101 for Older Adults Program
The USDA is traveling to College Station on Wednesday with their Food Safety 101 for Older Adults program. Alfred Almanza, Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety, said medication, aging and underlying conditions contribute to a greater risk in contracting foodborne illnesses in older adults. Almanza said rates for foodborne illnesses also increase during the summer …
The Surprising Results of Fitness Programs for Older Adults
In this podcast, we learn that older adults benefit similarly to younger adults
Mt. Spokane > Lessons & Rentals > Adult Programs
Looking for a one-on-one experience geared to maximize learning? Try a private lesson, and spend one to three hours with your coach working on the topic of your choice. Privates are recommended for specialty or advanced learning, or when individual instruction is desired Private lessons start at 10:00am and continue on the hour, every hour, until 2:00pm daily (excluding Mondays and Tuesdays). Privates are also available…
‘Give Adults a Smile Day’ dental program is July 10
by Pete Rosenbery CARBONDALE, Ill. – Openings are available for the fifth annual “Give Adults a Smile Day” at Southern Illinois University Carbondale The event, which offers access to free dental services for community members, is July 10 at the SIU Dental Hygiene Clinic, 1365 Douglas Drive, located west of the SIU Arena. The session will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments can be made until May 15 by calling 618/453-8826. After that, patients can leave their name and telephone number…
Learn How to Provide LGBT Programming for Older Adults (SAGE Blog)
SAGE's National Resource Center on LGBT Aging has trained thousands of service providers on how to create LGBT welcoming and inclusive spaces. Offering programs that address the needs and interests of LGBT older people is one concrete step that service providers can take to create welcoming, safe and LGBT-affirming spaces,...
Learn more about AYA Adolescent and Young Adult Program at moffitt.org
Moffitt’s Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Program addresses the unique concerns and emotional needs of young adults with cancer.
How the Child and Adult Care Food Program improves early childhood education
Resource Type Description The upcoming federal child nutrition reauthorization, or CNR, process provides Congress the opportunity to support early childhood through CACFP. This report makes a case for why Congress should include provisions in the CNR bill to reduce participation barriers for programs and providers and maximize the program's potential. (author abstract) show entire record ↓ Topics: More Like This Reports & Papers Research Connections is…
Officials unveil program to help Dothan students learn to successfully ‘adult’
Dothan City Schools are pioneering a program that will help its teenage students in grades 9-12 prepare to be successful adults.
"Code School" Helps Young Adults Learn Computer Programming
We are taking a first look at the upcoming “Code School,” described as a boot camp for aspiring computer programmers. The local non-profit Code Crew is now accepting applications for its first class specifically designed for young adults.
How Do I Choose The Right Adult Day Care Program?
No matter how efficiently and effortlessly you have adapted your life to the role of caregiver; eventually you are going to need a break.
Apprentice program teaches youth and adults how to play tennis
Cobb tennis centers and USTA-Atlanta staff are teaming up to provide an opportunity for youth and adults to learn how to play tennis.
Innovative Program Teaches Adults How to Help Teens Having Suicidal Th
University of Michigan researchers say teens who talk with parents, coaches, and others have lower risk of suicide.
New Program Teaches Adults How To Help Kids Manage Anxiety
The Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer (3/13, Giordano) reports, “In a new program developed at the Yale Child Study Center called SPACE, or Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions,” adults “ar…
Here's What You Need To Know About Adult Day Programs
If you feel overwhelmed in your care for mom, consider these options such as adult day programs that can ease your mind.
“Free College” Programs Should Include Adult Students with Children
Contact: Jennifer Clark | 202-785-5100 | email@example.com Washington, DC—A new briefing paper released today by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) finds that eligibility requirements for many college promise (or “free college”) programs need to change to include student parents, a demographic that is central to improving college access and equity. One in five college …
United Way Youth Council Supports Young Adult Programs!
Weracoba Second Chance Home The Stewart Community Home Sandra came to Th e Stewart Community Home a little over a year ago. She was referred by a local Com munity Service Board treatment center for suicidal thoughts an d severe depression. In the past year, she has eliminated most of her previous symptoms. She makes clothes and sells them online and in the community. She also has completed mor e than 20 paintings. Several are on display at the Stewart Community Home. She…