University Prep

Type: Organization
Name: University Prep
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Founders Bank & Trust teaches financial literacy to tech-savvy generation

A local bank is bringing an interactive program back to school this fall at several GRPS schools to increase students’ understanding of personal finance skills through adaptive simulations and educational videos.Founders Bank & Trust, a subsidiary of ... [Published Grand Rapids Business Journal - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Live in the D: New partnership helps students set sail

FIREHOUSE. WE'LL TELL YOU HOW YOU CAN GET INVOLVED AND HAVE A LOT OF FUN WITH THEM JUST AHEAD. WE HAVE SOME LOVELY WATERS AROUND BELLE ISLE, TOO. THERE'S SOME KIDS THAT MIGHT NOT HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO ENGAGE IN A SPORT. I LIKE THE CUT OF YOUR CHIN. ... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

University Prep Schools announces new sailing program

DETROIT -University Prep Schools in Detroit announced a new sailing program in partnership with the Detroit Yacht Club on Friday.U Prep Schools will offer the four-week class to 25 of its University Prep Science & Math (UPSM) middle and high school students ... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

43 of 57 homicides Black lives…July’s Black murders are largest all year

With 15 homicides taking place during July in Allegheny County, 11 of them Black males, this is not only the largest number of people killed in one month thus far in the year, but also the largest number of Blacks, especially Black males. And most of ... [Published New Pittsburgh Courier - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Classroom Experiment

When Pittsburgh's Milliones 6-12 school building opened in 2008, classrooms were named after prominent universities, and the halls were hung with college banners from schools like Notre Dame, Howard, Temple and Duke.The decor reflected the Hill District ... [Published Pittsburgh City Paper - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Mexican American Studies teachers aren't waiting for permission

I t has been a busy summer for Mexican American Studies professors, teachers and activists in Texas.They've been organizing coalitions, holding workshops and developing curriculum. Their listserves have been abuzz with lesson plans, resources and other ... [Published MySanAntonio - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Shelton resident takes role with Literacy Volunteers in Valley

Lindsey Hutter of Shelton is the new program manager for Literacy Volunteers in the Valley, including Shelton, Ansonia, Derby and Seymour.Hutter will be responsible for expanding the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and basic literacy programs ... [Published Shelton Herald - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Isn't 23 on the ACT... well ....um.... kinda crappy?----- Detroit student joins BAMN to lead protest against U-M admissions office (VIDEO)

Make sure you click on the video link below to see these young knowledge-seekers at their most eloquent! Detroit student joins BAMN to lead protest against U-M admissions office ANN ARBOR, Mich. (WJBK) -- Detroit high school student Brooke Kimbrough, ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 04 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking down the Elite Eight opponents

(All games Thursday; 1A/2A in Yakima and 1B/2B in Spokane)BOYS Class 2ANo. 6 Mark Morris (19-5) vs. No. 2 Pullman (20-2), 5:30 p.m.Greyhounds postseason: District 7 No. 1, beat Wapato 64-53 in regionalBest wins: 79-49 vs. No. 1 Clarkston, 64-61 vs. No. ... [Published Longview Daily News - Mar 04 2014]
First reported Mar 01 2014 - Updated Mar 01 2014 - 1 reports

Toledo heading back to Yakima to defend crown

Gradually, then suddenly.Toledo’s rebuilding project took time. Some of its role players watched last year’s state championship triumph from the bench, most of them were up in the SunDome seats.December brought growing pains, January cautious optimis ... [Published Longview Daily News - Mar 01 2014]
First reported Feb 24 2014 - Updated Feb 24 2014 - 1 reports

Regional rundown: Examining the area boys' opponents

A look at each of the opponents for the area's five boys basketball teams competing in the regional round of the state basketball playoffs.A breakdown of the five area girls teams' matchups will be thrown up on the blog Monday afternoon.Class 2ANo. 6 ... [Published Longview Daily News - Feb 24 2014]
First reported Feb 22 2014 - Updated Feb 22 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn visits San Antonio charter school

IN COMAL COUNTY, JESSIE DEGOLLADO, KSAT 12 NEWS. SENATOR JOHN CORNYN STOPPING BY A LOCAL CHARTER SCHOOL THIS AFTERNOON CONTINUING HIS STATEWIDE TOUR DURING THE EARLY VOTING PERIOD. CHARLES GONZALEZ SPOKE WITH THE SENATOR WHO WAS IMPRESSED BY THE SCHOOL'S ... [Published KSAT 12 - Feb 22 2014]

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...beyond," said Mark Ornstein, CEO of University Prep Schools, which oversees operations at UPSM and its sister district, University Prep Academy. "University Prep Schools’ students deserve every advantage and opportunity afforded students with significantly more resources. With the help of the community and that of the Detroit Yacht Club, we’re leveling the playing field with this program." University Prep Schools and the Detroit Yacht Club will launch the program in conjunction with the club’s Junior Sailing Program...
...Such ties, the district pledged, would make the school "a national center for excellence in public education and a model for school district/university partnerships."

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Founders Bank & Trust teaches financial literac... [Published Grand Rapids Business Journal - Aug 09 2014]
Live in the D: New partnership helps students s... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - Aug 08 2014]
University Prep Schools announces new sailing p... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - Aug 08 2014]
43 of 57 homicides Black lives…July’s Black mur... [Published New Pittsburgh Courier - Aug 06 2014]
Classroom Experiment [Published Pittsburgh City Paper - Aug 06 2014]
Mexican American Studies teachers aren't waitin... [Published MySanAntonio - Jul 30 2014]
Shelton resident takes role with Literacy Volun... [Published Shelton Herald - Jul 17 2014]
Isn't 23 on the ACT... well ....um.... kinda cr... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 17 2014]
Matt Schubert: A season of 'what ifs' [Published Longview Daily News - Mar 11 2014]
Henry Ford Academy: Elementary School's First E... [Published PRWeb - Mar 07 2014]
Breaking down the Elite Eight opponents [Published Longview Daily News - Mar 04 2014]
Toledo heading back to Yakima to defend crown [Published Longview Daily News - Mar 01 2014]
Regional rundown: Examining the area boys' oppo... [Published Longview Daily News - Feb 24 2014]
U.S. Sen. John Cornyn visits San Antonio charte... [Published KSAT 12 - Feb 22 2014]
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