School Mentoring

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Math & Science Education Needs Highlighted As CEOs Volunteer

A new hands-on education project had dozens of North Texas business executives busy this morning, volunteering at an elementary school in the Dallas Independent School District.


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Leaders Worry About State Funding For School Mentoring Group

Only 61 percent of Texas students graduated in 2009. One organization has found a way to improve that statistic, but there’s concern state funding may decrease because of the budget crisis.