Category: Alternative Education

Alternative to what

The heading of this segment asks one of the most important educational questions facing the very future of our country today: Alternative to what? In a word: parenting. School …

Alternative to what

They come from homes where the mother and father are alcoholics, drug addicts, illiterate, abused, handicapped, or just dirt poor. From the day they start school they are behind …

Recognizing Mentors

Volunteering has its own built-in rewards, but it is always nice to know your work is appreciated. Mentors in youth mentoring programs give their time, energy and knowledge to …

Mentoring

ONE IS ENOUGH For several years Donnie was the sum total of the members in the Boys’ Club of Jacksonville. It was his thought that if Mr. Henry was …

Distance Learning in the us

Online learning, sometimes called distance education, has become more and more popular these days as a replacement or supplement to traditional classroom university learning. Taking advantage of the convenience …