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Save The Children Action Network Urges Congress to Prioritize Early Childhood Education in Student Success Act Vote
Save The Children Action Network Urges Congress to Prioritize Early Childhood Education in Student Success Act Vote
2/27/2015 2:31:14 PM
Save the Children Action Network today called on the U.S. House of Representatives to vote for amendments that prioritize high-quality early childhood education as part of the Student Success Act (H.R. 5), the next iteration of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). The House is expected to vote today on amendments to the Student Success Act, with a vote tonight or …
How to Say “No” Without Feeling Guilty
2/27/2015 9:00:00 AM
ADELAIDE, Australia February 2015 – Struggling to say ‘no’ is a trap many women can relate to. The sense of overwhelm and stress that can follow by having an endless ‘to do’ list is often manifesting as illnesses in women, and leaving residual feelings of emptiness or resentment. When refusing to do a favour for someone or accept an invitation to an event, women commonly …
Author Pens Story of Adopted Girl Finding Herself in Children’s Novel
2/25/2015 3:13:44 PM
When a little girl finds out she is adopted, she undertakes a lifelong journey of courage, love, and acceptance as she finds herself in Anne Coppola’s “ Fly Away Free ”. “ Fly Away Free ” is the story of Tessie Farrell, an adopted, only child growing up on a dairy farm in northern New York, along the Saint Lawrence River, and her journey to discover the reasons and …
Valpak® Launches “Valpak Saves” with KaBOOM! Partnership to Bring Play to Neighborhoods
2/23/2015 4:59:03 PM
Valpak significantly expands its local community service involvement with the official launch today of its "Valpak Saves" program, partnering with national non-profit KaBOOM! to bring more play to neighborhoods throughout the country. This new initiative is part of Valpak’s mission to not only be a trusted neighbor who connects people with great offers and deals, but to …
Another Author Leverages Writing Contest Win to Get Publishing Deal
2/19/2015 12:38:59 PM
For the second straight year, Writers-Editors Network has received wonderful news from one of its annual writing competition entrants. Patricia Cox’s novel “ Chasm Creek ” has been published by High Hill Press, http://amzn.to/1Bn2A80. Its first chapter won First Place in the 2011 Writers-Editors Network International Writing Competition, and another chapter won First …
“Above & Beyond” An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
2/19/2015 6:00:00 AM
Dr. Nicoline Ambe’s Best Selling Book, “ Above & Beyond: How To Help Your Child Get Good Grades In School, And Position Them For Success In College, Career & Life ” is now Available for FREE to download in the Amazon Kindle Store. This book offers practical and effective ideas that parents can immediately implement at home to help their children get good grades in …
World’s Top Grossing Children’s App PlayKids Brings More Amazing Content to China, Striking Deals with Vasoon Animation and Others Just in Time for the Chinese New Year
World’s Top Grossing Children’s App PlayKids Brings More Amazing Content to China, Striking Deals with Vasoon Animation and Others Just in Time for the Chinese New Year
2/18/2015 2:22:25 PM
Today, PlayKids , one of the fastest growing kid’s apps in the world, announces new content deals and launches a Chinese New Year theme to bring a taste of the cultural tradition to families around the globe. This news comes after a stellar year for the company that played over half a billion episodes globally. Newly added shows like Scholar Cat, a cartoon produced by …
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services Inaugurates Charity Program in the East Bay Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing The Home That Cures Addiction
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services Inaugurates Charity Program in the East Bay Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing The Home That Cures Addiction
2/17/2015 1:55:28 PM
Hauser & Lee Insurance Services in East Bay, CA announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 60 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or organization with immediate support and awareness to …
Next week’s meeting at UN key moment for children, says World Vision
Next week’s meeting at UN key moment for children, says World Vision
2/17/2015 9:09:33 AM
Ending extreme poverty is only going to be possible if governments gathered for next week’s meeting focus efforts on reaching all children, especially those living in war, fragility and instability, World Vision said Monday. “The next round of post-2015 negotiations takes place next week (February 17-20), and government representatives have a chance to set the tone for a …
Ebola Crisis: Save the Children Supports Safe Reopening of One in Five Liberian Schools
Ebola Crisis: Save the Children Supports Safe Reopening of One in Five Liberian Schools
2/17/2015 8:59:23 AM
Save the Children is actively supporting the long-anticipated re-opening of hundreds of schools in Liberia today following a six-month educational hiatus due to the Ebola crisis. The move comes after weeks of steady declines in the number of new Ebola cases in Liberia, which, at the peak of the epidemic in mid-2014, was reporting more than 300 cases a week, but recorded only …
Best Selling Book “Above & Beyond” Is Now Free on Amazon for the Next 5 Days
2/16/2015 6:00:00 AM
Dr. Nicoline Ambe’s Best Selling Book, “ Above & Beyond: How To Help Your Child Get Good Grades In School, And Position Them For Success In College, Career & Life ” is now Available for FREE to download in the Amazon Kindle Store. This book offers practical and effective ideas that parents can immediately implement at home to help their children get good grades in …
Best Selling Book “Above & Beyond” Free to Download Tomorrow (02/16/2015)
2/15/2015 6:00:00 AM
Dr. Nicoline Ambe’s Best Selling Book, “ Above & Beyond: How To Help Your Child Get Good Grades In School, And Position Them For Success In College, Career & Life ” is now Available for FREE to download in the Amazon Kindle Store. This book offers practical and effective ideas that parents can immediately implement at home to help their children get good grades in …
Second Harvest Food Bank Receives Donation of Truckload of Chicken from Tyson Foods and Champions for Kids
Second Harvest Food Bank Receives Donation of Truckload of Chicken from Tyson Foods and Champions for Kids
2/13/2015 10:35:30 AM
Champions for Kids and Tyson Foods, Inc. donated a truckload of chicken to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina . The food bank provides food assistance to 300,000 in the region; nearly one-third of those are children. The donation is one of two donation events in fulfillment of the second annual “Be a Hunger Hero” campaign . “We are deeply grateful …
Gomez Insurance Advisors Continue Educational Charity Program In The Chicago, IL Area, With Campaign To Provide Scholarships For Children In Need
2/13/2015 10:27:19 AM
Gomez Insurance Advisors announced the continuance of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 60 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by bringing awareness to those very …
Unstoppable Nutri-Grain repositions, brand leaps into content via JWT
2/12/2015 9:11:33 AM
Iconic cereal brand Nutri-Grain today announces the launch of a new content led campaign, targeting teens. Created by JWT Sydney in conjunction with partners Finch, Mindshare, Liquid Ideas, and VML, the campaign repositions the brand from ’Iron Man Food’ to launch a powerful, belief-based brand purpose which celebrates individuals who live unstoppable lives. The campaign …
How to Stop Feeling Guilty – Success Mentor Shares Work Life Balance Tips with Mothers
2/11/2015 7:30:56 PM
ADELAIDE, Australia February 2015 – The last national census in 2011 revealed that of the more than half a million mothers in paid employment, many feel emotionally torn between staying at home and taking care of their children and maintaining a career, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. A 2013 survey undertaken by childcare website CareforKids also found that a …
NCMEC Teams with Disney Club Penguin to Make Kids Good Digital Citizens
2/11/2015 3:21:43 PM
Today, on Safer Internet Day, in collaboration with Disney Club Penguin , the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s® NetSmartz® Workshop launched an online educator training program. The new program, "Teaching Digital Citizenship," aims to arm educators, law enforcement officers and others with the tools they need to teach Internet safety to children ages …
LGBT Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Study Finds
LGBT Teens Who Come Out at School Have Better Self-Esteem, Study Finds
2/9/2015 3:39:12 PM
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don’t disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school, according to a new study led by University of Arizona researcher Stephen Russell . Published in the American Journal of …
Sunshine Coast Photographer Commits to Recognising and Celebrating Carer Support Through Community Event
2/8/2015 5:18:40 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia February 2015 – Sunshine Coast photographer Paula Brennan “didn’t really think [her] life was any different to anyone else’s” until she started school. “For much of my younger life, we hung around families that had kids with disabilities, so I didn’t really know we were different,” Paula says. “When I got to school I began to take note though. Other …
NCMEC and CA Technologies Help Educators and Law Enforcement Understand the Latest Trends in Internet Safety Education
2/6/2015 1:07:23 PM
On the globally recognized, Safer Internet Day, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children ® and CA Technologies are joining forces to host a free webinar on Feb. 10 at 4 p.m. EST, focused on the new strategies in teaching online safety. In recent years, authorities in online safety have turned away from traditional methods of education that focused on chat room …