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June 19, 2013

This week is National Small Business Week. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), along with agencies across the Obama Administration, are hosting events in five cities. These events provide expert advice, mentoring and explore topics ranging from access to capital to exporting.

May 6, 2013

This article is cross-posted on the USDA blog

May 1, 2013

Inside a classroom at Chantry Elementary School in the small town of Malvern, Iowa, four 1st grade students are gathered around a table facing Becky Curtis. She is teaching them to read.
It appears to be a traditional reading intervention class. However, they are not alone.

March 1, 2013

An educator asks a questi

February 12, 2013

Have we really been talking about the need to improve teacher recruitment and retention for decades?
Educators meeting in Indianapolis and video-conferencing in from throughout the nation for the 2013 National Agriculture Education Summit said yes, and that it’s time to do something about it.

February 4, 2013

This month, students, educators, stakeholder groups, and even regulators will highlight what works in career and technical education (CTE).

September 14, 2012

Ed. note: This is cross-posted from the United States Department of Agriculture Blog.  Please note the deadline for submission has been extended to October 24.

September 12, 2012

On Thursday, September 6, 2012, I had the honor of celebrating the beginning of a new era in Dillon County, South Carolina as Dillon opened its newest middle school.