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DA Mentoring with Song and Dance

DA Mentoring with Song and Dance

Pictures can be found at: http://photobucket.com/daare

Traditional methods of mentoring do not always apply to encouraging and empowering youth. Sometimes creativity and ingenuity are required to influence and reach young minds. In this age of high tech, high speed, multitasking, academic benchmarks and assessment standards new ways are needed to reach children to influence academic success and social behaviors.

May 24th Teacher Town Hall on WJCT

May 24th Teacher Town Hall on WJCT

The recorded Teacher Town Hall will be shown tonight on WJCT Public Broadcasting at 9pm http://wjct.org/americangraduate/

DCF tests tech at "Food for Florida" mock disaster

DCF tests tech at "Food for Florida" mock disaster

 

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Department of Children and Families employees from all over the state came together in Tallahassee today to test the agency’s “Food for Florida” disaster preparation operations. The program allows DCF to provide emergency food assistance to families in need after a hurricane or another disaster.

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating and Violence Summit
http://nefhealthystart.org/rep-mia-jones-holding-teen-dating-violence-su...

This is a longer than normal blog, but the subject is very important and a Life and Death issue. The Prom season and summer months there is increased dating by teens. Parents should be talking to their teens about Dating Safety both young men and women. Women particularly because of the increased violence and deaths of young women in our community.

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating and Violence Summit

http://nefhealthystart.org/rep-mia-jones-holding-teen-dating-violence-summit/

This is a longer than normal blog, but the subject is very important and a Life and Death issue. The Prom season and summer months there is increased  dating by teens. Parents should be talking to their teens about Dating Safety both young man and women. Women particularly because of the increased violence and deaths of young ladies in our community.

Northeast Florida Counts Announces Change Agent Leadership Scholarship Presentation and Award Ceremo

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In February the partners of Northeast Florida Counts launched the Change Agent Leadership Scholarship (CALS) to recognize students’ visionary aptitudes and leadership abilities to create a plan to transform a Northeast Florida community into a vibrant and healthy place to live, work, and play.

On Saturday June 2, Northeast Florida Counts, a health-related quality of life data initiative of the Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida (501c3), will award a one-year, non-renewable scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to two local students to help defer educational costs for a period of one year’s matriculation at any accredited two- or four-year college or university. 

Wedding Announcement

Wedding Announcement

Wedding Announcement
Cheryl Williams and William Jackson

Date/Time:
Sunday, June 10, 2012 from
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (ET)

Location:
West Friendship Baptist Church
945 Carrie Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209-7048

Web Site:
http://myquesttoteach.wordpress.com/
wedding-of-cheryl-and-william/
 

“Each of us alone is incomplete, together with
Christ we are as one. In this there shall be joy.”

We, Cheryl and William invite family and friends
to share in this joy on this date of
Sunday, June 10th 2012 on the afternoon at 1pm.