Teach For America is an organization that recruits new college graduates, gives them five weeks of training in a summer institute and then places them in some of America's neediest schools, with only a two-year commitment. Read full article >>
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- As college graduates trade their sheepskin for a briefcase and enter the business world this summer, there are those from certain schools that will likely do better on the salary front right out of the gate than those from other schools. That's great news for graduates of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science, Stanford University and New York...
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Joel GehrkeThree years after the ‘recovery summer,’ top law schools are opening law firms in order to ensure that their graduates can find jobs that can pay off the student debt. From The New York Times: Over the next few years, 30 graduates will work under seasoned lawyers and be paid for a wide range of services provided at relatively low cost to the people of Phoenix. The...
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The Buffalo Public Schools will hire 30 Teach for America recruits for the next school year, and another 30 the following year, if the School Board approves the plan next week.The plan will help recruit minority teachers to the district, Superintendent Pamela C. Brown said. It also will help fill positions in areas that the district has trouble filling, including special...
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A nonprofit education group is ready to accept Gov. Earl Ray Tomblins invitation to West Virginia.Teach for America recruits graduates of top colleges for high-needs public schools for two-year terms. The New York-based organization co...
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Top public schools have put it in their curricula and David Cameron has even set out to measure it, now churches are embarking on a drive to teach "happiness" to the nation.
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Every summer, a few lucky students and young graduates score internships at companies that offer good pay, sound advice and a chance of getting hired. It can be an especially fortunate thing at a time when the job market is tough. Glassdoor, a jobs and career website, ranked the top companies for interns based on overall satisfaction, interview difficulty and salary. Read on...
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Recent graduates do not question or doubt a job that has a tough mission. They know how to survive, will follow a vision and want to make a difference.
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ST. CHARLES – St. Charles North and St. Charles East High Schools are among the top 40 high schools in Illinois and rank among the top 1,000 high schools nationwide, according to the U.S. News and World Report’s 2013 Best High Schools Rankings.
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Job prospects for new college graduates are looking up, officials say, but just not very much.
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