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Archbishop Hannan High School: A Lesson in Resilience

Posted by Lori Reese on Jun 12, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Archbishop Hannan High School discovered the merits of an online bookstore in the wake of tragedy. Hurricane Katrina struck the Louisiana-based coed Catholic school August 29, 2005, at the start of a school year boasting a record enrollment of 550 students. The hurricane devastated St. Bernard Parish, where it was based and forced a number of Archbishop Hannan’s families from their homes.

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Greenhills School Gives All Students Individual Attention

Posted by Lori Reese on May 22, 2017 5:30:00 AM

As Controller Liz Barber puts it, Greenhills School is a place where “no kid falls through the cracks.”

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Visions In Education Gives Students Options

Posted by Liz Schulte on May 15, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Visions In Education is a tuition-free public charter school providing a high-quality, standards-based education to homeschool families and independent study high school students in California. The school offers families looking for an alternative to traditional public schools with flexibility in their child’s education.

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The Northwest School Takes a Fresh Approach to Course Materials

Posted by Liz Schulte on May 8, 2017 5:30:00 AM

The Northwest School in Seattle, Washington, believes real learning happens outside of one’s comfort zone. Their unique and creative approach to education not only engages students, but prepares them for the rest of their lives by encouraging independent thought, analysis and sharing of ideas. Focusing on academics and arts, the faculty encourage students to take a fresh approach to problem-solving.

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All Saints Episcopal School Helps Students Discover Their All

Posted by Liz Schulte on Apr 24, 2017 5:30:00 AM

All Saints Episcopal School in Tyler, Texas, is an independent college preparatory school whose focus is on nurturing individual student’s talents and interests. Providing a well-rounded education that offers a challenging curriculum, embraces creativity and self-expression, and excellence in athletics, is an essential part of the education students receive at All Saints.

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Mars Hill University Bookstore Joins the MBS Direct Family

Posted by Liz Schulte on Apr 10, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Mars Hill University is a small, independent, Baptist university in Western North Carolina founded in 1856. Rooted in faith and community, the school equips their students with the educational means to pursue intellectual, spiritual and personal growth. The small campus and almost equally small town form a community that is practically in distinguishable from one another.

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Schreiner University’s Course Materials Solution

Posted by Liz Schulte on Mar 20, 2017 5:30:00 AM

As a small, traditional, liberal arts college in the heart of Texas Hill Country, Schreiner University prides itself on serving a diverse population of students in a personalized manner. The faculty and administration know each student and are invested in their success at school, as well as in their lives. They are dedicated to shaping the educational experience to suit the students’ needs as well as giving them the tools necessary to accomplish their goals.

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Mercy High School Makes Their Move to Marketplace

Posted by Liz Schulte on Mar 13, 2017 5:30:00 AM

The school motto for Mercy High School in Farmington Hills, Michigan, is “Women who make a difference.” The all-girls college preparatory school, run by the Sisters of Mercy, educates and inspires young women from diverse backgrounds by embracing their unique gifts and talents. Through an innovative learning community, they strive to help their students develop personal, academic and professional excellence.

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Gunston School: Fostering Their Reputation for Excellence

Posted by Liz Schulte on Mar 6, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Nestled among the trees on an idyllic 32-acre farm bordering the Corsica River in Maryland sits the Gunston School. During its 107-year history, Gunston has built a reputation for excellence in education. Educating a diverse population of students, they embrace rigorous academics and have a nurturing environment for student growth while fostering leadership skills through sports.

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Cheverus High School Serving Their Community

Posted by Liz Schulte on Feb 27, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Teaching students the importance of community service comes front and center for Cheverus High School in Portland, Maine. The school consists of a population of diverse economic, ethnic, racial and religious backgrounds who pride themselves on embracing the Jesuit tradition of giving back. When problems with their old course material partner grew, they sought out a company who would be committed to serving their needs.

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