Education Topics from The Junior Achievement Free Enterprise Center, February 2008

On this edition of Behind the Minds, 5th graders get a taste of the real world for a day at Biz Town thanks to a unique program designed by Junior Achievement. Students in the Rockwood District dig up the past as they learn about archeology, and the Pattonville District rises to the challenge to combat childhood obesity, getting their students moving and motivated. The Cappies for local students are about equivalent to the professional Emmy award. This high school level award is changing the lives of local young people. And another student changes lives through music as she takes what she loves into children’s hospitals across the nation. We also hear from a successful graduate of Cor Jesu.

There’s a lot more to education than blackboards and textbooks. Behind the Minds takes you behind the school doors to highlight educational initiatives within St. Louis city and county K-12 schools. Watch for teachers, staff, administrators, and students who will blow your mind with innovative ideas and programs.

Education Topics from The Junior Achievement Free Enterprise Center, February 2008

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