Federal proposal seeks to create summer and youth jobs

The Washington Post – Steven Mufson “The Obama administration unveiled a $5.5 billion proposal to create summer and first-time jobs for youths over four years and a $2 billion scheme to create apprenticeships over five years, the latest in a series of...

BASF taking innovation where markets are

China Daily- Zhu Wenqian “BASF director says the firm is coasting on its long history with China to industrial glory BASF SE’s association with China goes back all the way to 1885. Over the last 130 years, the Ludwigshafen, Germany-headquartered...

6 Financial Lessons Your Kids Can Learn From Halloween

U.S. News & World Report – Sabah Karimi “Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party for the kids this year, or everyone’s getting ready for trick-or-treating, working with a budget can keep your Halloween costs down. The National Retailer...

Florida’s Scott Pushes ‘Career in a Year’ Vocational Program

Education News – Jace Harr “Florida Governor Rick Scott is appealing to the public for approval of his education program in 2016, which includes greater collaboration between schools and businesses. Scott’s proposed program, colloquially called “a career...

America’s Lacking Language Skills

The Atlantic – Amelia Friedman “Educators from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C., this past Thursday to lobby in the interest of world languages. It was Language Advocacy Day, an annual event on Capitol Hill that is aimed at garnering more...