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Philly.com
Christie school plan about politics, not childrenthe cost of education in some districts, including higher proportions of studen
Christie school plan about politics, not children
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the cost of education in some districts, including higher proportions of students who are poor and of those who speak English as a second language. There's nothing fair about ignoring the landmark Abbott v. Burke state Supreme Court decisions,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impactThe $10,900 donation was used to fund Illinois High School Equivalency and Engl
Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impact
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
The $10,900 donation was used to fund Illinois High School Equivalency and English Language Acquisition (formerly English as a Second Language) classes offered by the Adult Education department at no cost to participants in local communities. “The... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Readingin proven reading-instruction methods, Literacy Volunteers offers one-on-one tu
Reading
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
in proven reading-instruction methods, Literacy Volunteers offers one-on-one tutoring, small group instruction, and English as a Second Language courses. As standardized teaching continues to allow enough students to fall through the cracks... Read more
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Daily Herald
Former Rolling Meadows teacher pleads not guilty to assault chargesand graduated from Palatine High School in 1959 after an exemplary high school
Former Rolling Meadows teacher pleads not guilty to assault charges
Daily Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
and graduated from Palatine High School in 1959 after an exemplary high school career. He attended Knox College and taught English as a Second Language in Greece for four summers. At Rolling Meadows High School, Peekel was the school's Talented... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie visits Paterson charter school, teacher union members protest outsidein the city. The advocates say the charter schools benefit from not taking stu
Christie visits Paterson charter school, teacher union members protest outside
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
in the city. The advocates say the charter schools benefit from not taking students who require special education and English as a Second Language, programs that are more costly to run. Christie made several references to a group of about 120... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
More administrative changes in APS schoolsfor next year, special projects teachers, substitute teachers, athletic event a
More administrative changes in APS schools
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
for next year, special projects teachers, substitute teachers, athletic event assistants, office support staff members, English as a Second Language interpreters, custodians and other staff members. In other business, the board certified the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSchool equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jam
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
School equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Tony Hawk recreates his breakthrough skate trick at age 48is best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, a
Tony Hawk recreates his breakthrough skate trick at age 48
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
is best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, and least known for his charity work teaching English as a second language on Tunisian date farms. StephenColbert is best known for his work as a television host, writer,... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Miss Teen USA pageant replaces swimsuits with athletic wearis best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, a
Miss Teen USA pageant replaces swimsuits with athletic wear
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
is best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, and least known for his charity work teaching English as a second language on Tunisian date farms. StephenColbert is best known for his work as a television host, writer,... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Think differently, take leadership role’Design, CFA Product Design and CFA Studio Arts. At least 59 graduates earned t
‘Think differently, take leadership role’
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
Design, CFA Product Design and CFA Studio Arts. At least 59 graduates earned their Master of Education degree in Biology, English as a Second Language, Mathematics, Physics, Social Studies, Environmental Science and Business Administration. Among... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Moms share why they opt children out of STAARchild, which she understands. Schulte pointed out how the test is especially u
Moms share why they opt children out of STAAR
Pleasanton Express / Posted 2 days ago
child, which she understands. Schulte pointed out how the test is especially unfair to special education children and English as a Second Language students. There used to be a modified version of the test given, but it was done away with this... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shen Valley admin staff to freeze wagesschool board acted on the following agenda items: ■ Approved retroactively the
Shen Valley admin staff to freeze wages
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
school board acted on the following agenda items: ■ Approved retroactively the following professional staff in-service: English as a second language instructor Melissa Malloy to attend Four Things Every Teacher Should Know About English Language... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSchool equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jam
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
School equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee To Offer Free ESL Camp For KidsThe Lee University English Language Center will offer a free ESL (English as a
Lee To Offer Free ESL Camp For Kids
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
The Lee University English Language Center will offer a free ESL (English as a Second Language) camp for rising 1st – 6th grade students, July 11-15 from 9 a.m.–2:45 p.m., in the Walker Memorial Building on Lee’s campus. The camp will focus on the... Read more
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Philly.com
For Chesco's low-income residents, a place to go for everything from medicine to English lessonsin Spanish. Then, LCH hired her to instruct General Educational Development (GE
For Chesco's low-income residents, a place to go for everything from medicine to English lessons
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
in Spanish. Then, LCH hired her to instruct General Educational Development (GED) courses in Spanish. Zarco also teaches English as a Second Language and U.S. citizenship courses, and helps her LCH clients find local jobs in landscaping,... Read more
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NZCity
NZ fourth in world literacy: OECDNew Zealand's immigrant population was one of the most skilled across the OECD,
NZ fourth in world literacy: OECD
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
New Zealand's immigrant population was one of the most skilled across the OECD, people born in New Zealand but who spoke English as a second language were over-represented among adults with low skills. "The results show that our system is on the... Read more
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MLive.com
Does Saginaw need another high school diploma program?program in the former St. Helen School building, in addition to adult education
Does Saginaw need another high school diploma program?
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
program in the former St. Helen School building, in addition to adult education, career training, alternative education, English as a second language and other services provided at locations in Saginaw and Midland. Lyn Knapp, the company's chief... Read more
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Nottingham Post
School with minority of native English pupils improvesTeachers have been praised by inspectors for improving a Nottingham school wher
School with minority of native English pupils improves
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
Teachers have been praised by inspectors for improving a Nottingham school where more than half of the pupils speak English as a second language. Claremont Primary and Nursery School was previously rated as "requires improvement" but has now been... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsGED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
GED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for information,... Read more
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Times of Malta
There’s no change in statuscommerce, tourism and the way to academic pursuits. It is this degree of necess
There’s no change in status
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
commerce, tourism and the way to academic pursuits. It is this degree of necessity that gives meaning to the term “English as a second language”, in contrast with “English as a foreign language”. Unfortunately, since independence we have... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Windsor Girl Wins First Lady's Healthy Lunchtime Challengenutrition guide. Kalaya first heard about the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge two
Windsor Girl Wins First Lady's Healthy Lunchtime Challenge
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
nutrition guide. Kalaya first heard about the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge two years ago when her mother, Beverly Moody, an English as a second language teacher in Windsor, stumbled upon the information while researching the five food groups for her... Read more
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The Daily Record
Disappointed in the DAPA Decision Deadlockfamily members dehumanized and subjected to daily fear of being apprehended and
Disappointed in the DAPA Decision Deadlock
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
family members dehumanized and subjected to daily fear of being apprehended and deported. As an immigration lawyer and English as a Second Language teacher, my heart breaks for the millions who are disappointed by the recent Supreme Court... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Another voice rises against school duplication in Pulaski Countythe percentage of elementary students meeting testing sufficiency — comparing a
Another voice rises against school duplication in Pulaski County
Arkansas Times / Posted 4 days ago
the percentage of elementary students meeting testing sufficiency — comparing all students in a school, those who speak english as a second language, poor students and students with disabilities. But this plotting of performance attempting to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athens10 a.m.-4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. F
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School St., Watkinsville. Free. (706) 769-4565, www.ocaf.com English as a Second Language: 11 a.m., Commerce Public Library, 344 S. Broad St., Commerce. Free. commercelibrary@gmail.com,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Help wanted: Districts dealing with dearth of teacher applicantswith Spain five years ago. It paid immediate dividends — three educators have c
Help wanted: Districts dealing with dearth of teacher applicants
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
with Spain five years ago. It paid immediate dividends — three educators have come to Amish country to teach Spanish and English as a second language courses. Without the program, Superintendent Tom Mulligan says, he's "not sure we would have had... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, mathrepresenting a perfect score. Overall, schools with higher attendance rates sc
Two districts score below Pa. averages in reading, math
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
representing a perfect score. Overall, schools with higher attendance rates scored better on the tests. High numbers of English as a Second Language (ESL) students tended to launch scores downward, while higher income levels generally boosted... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tougher standards take their tollIn recent years, Scranton experienced an increase in poverty and the number of
Tougher standards take their toll
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
In recent years, Scranton experienced an increase in poverty and the number of students requiring special education and English as a Second Language services. The district also had a large transient population, meaning students who move from... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Four districts outperform others in annual Grading Our Schools analysisArticle Tools Four school districts outperformed 33 others in Northeast Pennsy
Four districts outperform others in annual Grading Our Schools analysis
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools Four school districts outperformed 33 others in Northeast Pennsylvania, Times-Shamrock Newspapers’ 16th annual analysis of academic performance found. Abington Heights, Crestwood, Delaware Valley and Wayne Highlands met or exceeded... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Summer break means more classes for young English learnersof immigrant families. Though most school districts are closed, some in Butler
Summer break means more classes for young English learners
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
of immigrant families. Though most school districts are closed, some in Butler and Warren counties are open half-days for English as a Second Language (ESL) students. And in recent years as local immigration and the need for English instruction... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsHealth Association: Cognitive Recovery peer Support Group Gateway Center, 31 Wa
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Health Association: Cognitive Recovery peer Support Group Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Door 14, Jamestown, 8:45 a.m. English as a Second Language class, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga area9:30 a.m. "God Exists"; 10:45 a.m. "Inspirations of the Bible"; 1:30 p.m. "The
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
9:30 a.m. "God Exists"; 10:45 a.m. "Inspirations of the Bible"; 1:30 p.m. "The Bible and Science"; free; 867-7115. - English as a Second Language Workshop Training, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 13 & 20, Tennessee Baptist Children's Home,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Events around Athens for Saturday, June 2511 a.m. Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. Free. (706) 613-
Events around Athens for Saturday, June 25
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
11 a.m. Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. Free. (706) 613-3650 ext. 354, www.athenslibrary.org/athens English as a Second Language: 11 a.m., Commerce Public Library, 344 S. Broad St., Commerce. Free. commercelibrary@gmail.com,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSchool equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jam
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
School equivalency classes, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2CC Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Syrian refugees find home in Iowa despite governor's setbackCommittee for Refugees and Immigrants arranged an apartment for them. "We star
Syrian refugees find home in Iowa despite governor's setback
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 7 days ago
Committee for Refugees and Immigrants arranged an apartment for them. "We start helping them get connected to school, to (English as a Second Language) classes. We take them to the doctor. We make sure they know how to go shopping (and) eventually... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Traverse City Immigrants React to Supreme Court RulingObama’s presidency. A potentially tough reality for many immigrants in Norther
Traverse City Immigrants React to Supreme Court Ruling
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 7 days ago
Obama’s presidency. A potentially tough reality for many immigrants in Northern Michigan. For 15 years Julia Eikey was an English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher for Migrant Education in Traverse City, she says, “At young ages of two, three... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Success of Auckland and Waikato Exporters Celebratedwas ICL Education which is a group of education providers offering a range of t
Success of Auckland and Waikato Exporters Celebrated
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
was ICL Education which is a group of education providers offering a range of tertiary business, computing, teaching English as a second language and early childhood education programmes. [Auckland]Other finalists were:-Eagle Aviation... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOT eyes 6 new marketsthe expansion efforts, which include dive cruises, medical travel and wellness
DOT eyes 6 new markets
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
the expansion efforts, which include dive cruises, medical travel and wellness tourism, route development and interest on English as a second language. To develop name recall in Central Asia and Eastern Europe, the DOT teamed up with the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Here's what we're doing to fix York's schoolsOur Office of Special Programs serves more than a quarter of the district’s tot
Here's what we're doing to fix York's schools
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Our Office of Special Programs serves more than a quarter of the district’s total student population who are learning English as a second language. Research shows early childhood education can make a huge difference for students, particularly... Read more
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The Forward
When Eastern European Jews Led Simpler Livesor so years, she received several phone calls from her Russian friends — women
When Eastern European Jews Led Simpler Lives
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
or so years, she received several phone calls from her Russian friends — women (and a few men) to whom she had taught English as a second language in Forest Hills, Queens. A former Hebrew school tutor, she liked to teach English by teaching... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Group seeks to empower, educate Hispanic professionalsin the Hazleton area, but most are working in warehouses and do not know Englis
Group seeks to empower, educate Hispanic professionals
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
in the Hazleton area, but most are working in warehouses and do not know English. The group plans to create ESL (English as a Second Language) classes to help Hispanic professionals learn English. Another hurdle they face in terms of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Voting kicks off in some of Australia's most remote communitiesthey didn't know that the voting was on," Kalkarindji resident Rob Roy said. "
Voting kicks off in some of Australia's most remote communities
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
they didn't know that the voting was on," Kalkarindji resident Rob Roy said. "You've got a lot of people that speak English as a second language and a lot of really old people living out in these remote communities that needs... Read more
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The MidWeek
Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impactThe $10,900 donation was used to fund Illinois High School Equivalency and Engl
Local group’s donation to KC Adult Ed makes impact
The MidWeek / Posted 9 days ago
The $10,900 donation was used to fund Illinois High School Equivalency and English Language Acquisition (formerly English as a Second Language) classes offered by the Adult Education department at no cost to participants in the local... Read more
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The Columbian
Everybody Has a Story: Tutoring Miguel taught teacher something about lifeMany years ago when I was living in Los Angeles, I had the opportunity to teach
Everybody Has a Story: Tutoring Miguel taught teacher something about life
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Many years ago when I was living in Los Angeles, I had the opportunity to teach English as a Second Language classes to the many groups of recently arrived immigrants from Central America. These students came to class with little formal education —... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Mabel Romero Dec. 24, 1924-June 15, 2016She received her GED in 1968 which was a goal of hers and a personal accomplish
The Torrington Telegram Mabel Romero Dec. 24, 1924-June 15, 2016
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
She received her GED in 1968 which was a goal of hers and a personal accomplishment. Under a program at EWC she taught English as a second language for several years. She was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church. Mabel is survived by her son,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Squirrel Hill woman’s writes of time as ‘Accidental Soldier’ in Israelit's an attraction. It's something cool. It's something unique, a culturally un
Squirrel Hill woman’s writes of time as ‘Accidental Soldier’ in Israel
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
it's an attraction. It's something cool. It's something unique, a culturally unique perspective.” Sasson, who also teaches English as a second language at Duquesne University, appears June 23 at Penguin Bookshop in Sewickley and June 26 at Classic... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Literacy Green Bay celebrates 35 yearsfrom the program early Tuesday morning. It all began in the 1980's, when the f
Literacy Green Bay celebrates 35 years
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
from the program early Tuesday morning. It all began in the 1980's, when the first tutors in Brown County started teaching English as a second language to newly arriving refugees. 35 years later Literacy Green Bay continues to thrive. "Literacy... Read more
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NJ.com
Jersey City mayor, schools chief mum on Christie school aid planformula that provides more funding to special education students, students from
Jersey City mayor, schools chief mum on Christie school aid plan
NJ.com / Posted 10 days ago
formula that provides more funding to special education students, students from low-income families and students who learn English as a second language. The formula leads to more funding to urban districts and less to suburban towns. Jersey City... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Many Melfort and area students graduateAnholt, Bachelor of Commerce; Jennifer Crickett, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Many Melfort and area students graduate
Melfort Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Anholt, Bachelor of Commerce; Jennifer Crickett, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Meaghan Cross, Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language; Kimberly Ferguson, Doctor of Medicine; Deanna Gaetz, Certificate in Adult and Continuing... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Moncada Has a 'Following Everywhere We Go'in New Hampshire. She majored in Spanish and graduated from Roanoke College in
Moncada Has a 'Following Everywhere We Go'
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
in New Hampshire. She majored in Spanish and graduated from Roanoke College in Salem. During his time in Salem, she taught English as a second language to Moncada and three teammates (schedule permitting) between six and eight times a month. Each... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsGED/High School equialency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
GED/High School equialency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for information,... Read more
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