TIES and TEL.A.VISION Day

Last Thursday we had one of our best meetings yet with TIES, an Minnesota education technology collaborative that offers cutting-edge school administration software, hardware and software, Internet services and professional development designed by educators for education. Begun as Technology Information Education Services in 1967, TIES is a joint powers cooperative owned by 38 Minnesota school…

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Junior Achievement

We had a fabulous meeting with Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc. and they are piloting TEL.A.VISION in their JA BizTown in White Bear Lake, MN.  JA BizTown helps prepare students for a lifetime of learning and academic achievement. We also learned that through daily lessons, hands-on activities, and active participation in a simulated…

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MN Alliance With Youth & Vision

We met recently with The Minnesota Alliance With Youth whose mission statement is focused on making certain that, “All young people in Minnesota are connected to their communities, have hope for the future and are able to realize their dreams.” The Minnesota Alliance With Youth is an organization striving to ensure access to the resources…

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Organization Connections

National Youth Leadership Council We are partnering with the National Youth Leadership Council for their 20th Annual National Service-Learning Conference: Growing Hope Cultivating Change, Mar. 18-21, 2009 in Nashville. The National Service-Learning Conference is the largest gathering of youth and practitioners involved in service-learning, drawing nearly 3,000 attendees from across the United States and many…

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