Free Online Academic Support for High School Students

JFYNetWorks (JFY) offers schools and districts an opportunity to provide students with standards-aligned online math and ELA instruction through a special initiative of the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (announced in Commissioner Jeffrey C. Riley’s March 1 Weekly Update). The goal of this initiative is to help students reach grade-level skills, recover learning loss, and … Read more

Brookhaven High School Juniors Achieve Major ACT® Score Improvements in February

Jumpstart Test Prep recently released the ACT® improvement results from Brookhaven High School (BHS), whose junior class used the program to prepare for the state-administered February 2021 ACT® exam (American College Testing). Following completion of Jumpstart’s complete ACT prep review, 75 percent of the students with a prior ACT score improved an average +2.6 points above their best prior … Read more

Insight Treatment Opens New Facility in Modesto in February 2021

Insight Treatment, which offers teen treatment for behavior problems as well as drug and alcohol programs, recently announced they will unveil a new facility in February 2021. This facility will be in Modesto, California. It joins Insight Treatment’s other facilities in El Segundo, Van Nuys, Pasadena, and Santa Clarita.  For more than 20 years, Insight … Read more

Junior Economic Club of Chicago Announces 50 Percent Increase in Membership, Second Year of Magnetar Capital Sponsorship

The Junior Economic Club of Chicago (JEC) wasted no time supporting Chicago high school students interested in finance and economics when the pandemic hit in March. The student-run nonprofit ramped up 60+ hours of virtual programming with more than 30 online events, connecting 800+ high school attendees with business professionals for continued, interactive learning. These … Read more