The Week of the Young Child

While a graduate student in chemistry at the University of Wisconsin, I decided that maybe I should pursue being a pediatrician so I waited a year to apply and while waiting I became a junior high-high school mathematics teacher. 

Mentors Play an Important Role

A homonym is defined as each of two or more words that have the same spelling but different meanings and origins. An exemplification of a homonym occurred on Wednesday, January 28 when a group of people who actively court (try to get/seek) volunteers met in court (building or hall where trials are held, investigations conducted).

Early College Is A Game Changer

The graduation rate, a closely followed percentage in high schools, is losing its relevance.   It is not losing relevance because of lack of importance, but it is losing relevance, because by 2018, in Indiana, 55% of the new jobs will require more than a high school diploma.

Now It's Our Turn

It was exactly five years ago when, in the midst of the "Great Recession," 200+ community leaders came together to spend one full day considering how Elkhart County could create a better future for the 200,000 people who call this place home.