Virginia students saw modest gains on state-mandated math tests while scores on reading and writing exams stagnated, according to state results released Tuesday.
The Washington Post, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 11:47 AM
In celebration of the Labor Day weekend, I am providing some insight for Americans to continue our volunteer efforts where we can have direct impact on supporting the local community living in need.
Patch.com, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 01:31 PM
Ten months after Loudoun County fifth-grader Gabriella Miller died of an inoperable brain tumor, the cancer awareness and research foundation that she created with her family reached a poignant milestone: On Tuesday, the Smashing Walnuts Foundation presented its first grant, for $100,000, to pediatric cancer researchers at Children's National ... (more)
The Washington Post, Tue, Sep 2 2014 @ 10:25 AM
Two New Orleans area women started a small business seven years ago with one thing in mind: to help their neighbors relieve the stress of coping with a hurricane's aftermath.
Voice of America, Fri, Aug 29 2014 @ 05:24 PM