Association for Community Colleges (ACC) - Comprised of a group young adults, this European association promotes community college networking in a scholarly pursuit to learn more about European culture. This site offers information on membership, programs, group statutes, and events.
The Center for Law and Education - Placing special emphasis on low-income areas, this organization promotes quality education for all students and provides support to communities looking to better their public education systems.
Follow A Dream, Inc. - This not-for-profit foundation was instituted by a blind man who lost his sight and sense of smell in a tragic accident. The man gives discourses on how opportunities can result from trials.
Forum for Spiritual Education - Comprised of individuals and institutions who are dedicated to the preservation and promotion of spiritual scholarship.
A Gift for Teaching - Collects a variety of items from both individuals and businesses and distributes them to teachers in the area at no cost.
International Counselor Exchange Program - This not-for-profit program promotes global understanding and tolerance by encouraging counselors from around the world to participate in American summer camps.
National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) - Provides service to educational heads and assistants in Wales, England, and Northern Ireland. This site includes information on membership, available services, and documents.
The National Beta Club - Dedicated to the character enhancement, community service involvement, personal and academic achievements, leadership abilities, and technological advantages of 5th-12th grade students.
National Center for Educational Alliances (NCEA) - This organization helps unprepared students find opportunities for education both in the US as well as internationally. This site offers discussion groups, web hosting, publications, information on conferences and workshops, and more. Affiliations exist in 16 US cities and in Puerto Rico
Not My kId - This non-profit organization provides support to at-risk families and young adults. Programs focus on teen pregnancy, delinquency, family dysfunction, drop-outs, drug abuse, behavioral health issues and more.
Our Developing World - This not-for-profit organization focuses on educating people on the diverse cultures and real-life realities of various “third world” countries.
Partnership for America's Future - Offers students the opportunity to earn money while using their educational background to solve actual educational and business problems.
Partnership for Learning - This not-for-profit organization supports community members and schools in the education of children from birth-college. Training, programs, reports, and collaborative resources are available.
Project HELP - Provides at-risk children with additional classroom instruction.
Sunflower County Freedom Project - Comprised of past Teach for America teachers and community members, this organization strives to improve the education of students living in the Mississippi Delta region. This site provides details about the area, the curriculum being taught, the students, and the teachers.
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