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- April 19th, 2017Episode #125
This week we visit Edwardsburg Primary School in Edwardsburg, Michigan, to learn about their looping, multi-aged, and gender-specific classes. We also speak with Life Coach, Ruby Brower, at Angel Bridge Life and Enterprise, and much more.
First Steps is an early intervention program, serving children ages 0-3 with developmental delays.
Edwardsburg Primary School
Edwardsburg Primary School in Edwardsburg, Michigan, offers looping classes, multi-aged classes, and gender-specific classes.
Middlebury Public Library Discusses Downton Abbey and WWI
Middlebury Public Library hosts a seasonal discussion group called "Let's Talk About It." This season, they are talking about World War I. In this session, they spoke about a Downton Abbey episode, which revolves around WWI.
- April 12th, 2017Episode #124
This week we hear more from Ancilla College in Donaldson, Indiana, on their upcoming autism program. We also visit the Air Zoo in Portage, Michigan, speak with John Place from Ancon Construction in Goshen, and speak with the Indian Association at the University of Notre Dame.
The Air Zoo in Portage, Michigan, offers yearlong educational programs. Last year the Air Zoo spent $250,000 on educational programs.
This week we sit down with John Place, president of Ancon Construction, to learn about his company’s involvement with the Elkhart Area Career Center. We also learn about their initiative to increase students’ wages after earning the Governor’s Work Ethic Certification.
Ancilla College Debuts New Autism Program
Ancilla College hosts a press conference where they debuted their new program for autistic students.
Indian Association of Notre Dame Celebrates Cultural Kite Festival
The Indian Association of Notre Dame celebrates the Kite Festival, a cultural Indian tradition. The Kite Festival was supported and funded by Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies.
- April 5th, 2017Episode #123
This week on EducationCounts_Michiana we speak with Jan Cervelli at Saint Mary’s College in South Bend, IN, about women leadership and the benefits of an all women’s college in the 21st Century. We also visit Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation in Akron, Indiana, and the Elkhart Area Career Center.
Elkhart Area Career Center
The Elkhart Area Career Center offers specialized programs for students in Elkhart County, St Joseph County, Marshall County, and Cass County who are in their junior and senior years of high school.
Jan Cervelli is the 12th president at Saint Mary's College. She talks about women leadership and the benefits to an all-women's college.
Tippecanoe Valley Schools Run on Wind Energy
Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation's middle and high schools run on wind energy. The superintendent, as well as faculty and staff members speak on the benefits and why they made the decision to switch to alternative energy.
Fun Facts: Wind Energy
Get ready to be blown away with these facts on wind energy.