U.S. State Department’s Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship deadline is September 22

dept of stateThe State Department is currently accepting applications to help fund innovative travel around the world by young people who use education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, or communication and information to build strong ties among nations.

The fellowship is intended for American college students who have not been afforded many opportunities to travel abroad. Through 4 to 6 weeks of travel anywhere in the world, you can have the opportunity to interact with individuals from other nations while promoting the goals of UNESCO!

The fellowship is intended for American college or university students who express an interest in …

Recent college grads can make a difference through Teach for America!

teach-for-america-logoCropAll kids deserve access to a great education. But too often, low-income children do not have the same access as their wealthier peers. It’s not easy to close this gap, but it’s possible.

What will it take? Committed leaders in our classrooms who will continue to fight for students tomorrow! And, the Teach For America mission is to build the movement to eliminate educational inequity by developing such leaders.

For example, did you know that Teach for America recruits recent college graduates and professionals of all backgrounds to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools? Or that …