States Fail to Meet Disaster-Preparedness Standards

Published on Aug. 29 - State EdWatch Blog/Education Week online A new report by Save the Children raises concerns that many institutions in the United States entrusted to protect children are not fully prepared to do so. More than half the states, and the District of Columbia, do not meet at least one of the … Continue reading States Fail to Meet Disaster-Preparedness Standards

‘Coaches Challenge’ Aims to Recruit 10,000 New Mentors

Published on Aug. 10 - Schooled in Sports Blog/Education Week online Every year since 2008, head football coaches from select universities in Kansas, Nebraska, and Iowa have competed to see who can recruit the most new mentors. Kansas has one every year since the wager began, bringing in thousands of new mentors to be role … Continue reading ‘Coaches Challenge’ Aims to Recruit 10,000 New Mentors