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Urban Education Symposium

Urban Education Symposium

Urban Education Symposium 2012
http://www.fscj.edu/mydegree/news-events/urban-education-symposium/

Attended by Malcolm Bloodsaw of Holiday Hill Elementary,
S J Hannan of Andrew Robinson Elementary, William
Jackson educator with DCPS and Edward Waters College.
The Symposium’s focus is on Reclaiming Young Black Males
for Jacksonville’s Future. Malcolm and SJ, the many young
Black men in attendance and the thousands that reside in
Jacksonville the Symposium was directed at them.

Jacksonville Job Fair

 

National Career Fairs is holding a job fair in Jacksonville on Monday, February 13 at Jacksonville Marriott, 4670 Salisbury Road.  The event will run from 11:00am to 2:00pm. 

Social Media and Teachers in 2012

Social Media and Teachers in 2012

Social Media and Teachers in 2012

Don’t allow frustration in the classroom prompt you to
post inappropriate content online in 2012.

African Americans; Technology and Social Media

African Americans; Technology and Social Media

African Americans; Technology and Social Media
by Sean Jackson (FAMU) and William Jackson, M.Ed. (Edward Waters College)

The holiday season shows the passion African Americans have for
technology. Cyber Monday was an economic boom for companies
offering online discounts and provide devices that traditional stores
did not have in stock. According to CNN Cyber Monday was the highest
grossing online shopping day in U.S. history, spending reached
$1.25 billion. An increase over 20% from 2010 and expected to
grow even further with the availability of secured online security,
Apps that allow for shopping directed at a person’s interests and
retailers marketing based on culture, race, gender and age.

City Office and Facility Closures for 2011 Holiday Season

 

Most city government offices and facilities will be closed in observance of Christmas on Friday, Dec. 23 and Monday, Dec. 26 and in observance of New Year’s Day on Monday, Jan. 2.

Daniel Welcomes New Executive Director of Development

Daniel Welcomes New Executive Director of Development

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. – Daniel will kick-start the New Year by welcoming experienced fundraiser Kellie Ann Salinas as the agency’s new executive director of development. After an extensive local and nationwide search, Daniel’s board selected Salinas based on her impressive fundraising track record and passion for helping children.

Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

 

The year 2011 is coming to an end, and as 2012 approaches Yahoo! has analyzed the top searches and stories of the year. For the last 10 years Yahoo! has been compiling information to gage the most popular searches each year including viral fads, top news stories and other interesting and strange things that make news.the

The top search for 2011 on Yahoo! was not a person or juicy story, but an electronic technological marvel. The iPhone beat out the reality TV drama, a closely watched high profile defendant, and America's #1 most wanted terrorist.