The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), one of the country’s largest nonpartisan organization of state legislators, gathered on July 28, 2022 to discuss the state of education. Lifelong Learning’s Skip Hansen, president, was invited to join a panel, with Dr. Alveda King, activist, author and former Georgia state representative, the former U.S. Education Secretary Betsy […]
The interiors don’t vary much from place to place. The centers of the rooms are open, surrounded by enclosed instruction areas. Glass panels allow everyone to see the learning happening around them. “It’s a pretty simple recipe, but those can be the best, just like chocolate chip cookies,” says Tres Simi of the 100 or […]
HBCU Week Highlights Increased Access and Completion Rates for Low-income and First-generation Students Pursuing a College Education
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are known for helping students of color and opportunity youth access an affordable and quality higher education. Realizing that high SAT scores and GPAs aren’t necessarily indicators of student success in college, HBCUs instead focus on developing learners through personalized learning and support. Learn4Life and FLEX High serve at-risk […]
Before online news, when newspapers had breaking news before the paper could be printed and delivered to customers, they would come out with an early edition – called the bulldog, distributed at newsstands. Today, you can still buy the Sunday newspaper on Saturday (it’s the bulldog), then it is updated later for Sunday delivery. The […]
We are deeply saddened by the civil unrest across our nation this past week. We know it is painful to see, read about and experience. These events have made the world aware of the trauma and prejudice that many have experienced our entire lives. Our African American friends, families, student and staff have been impacted […]
For restaurants, there’s Yelp. For real estate, there’s Zillow. For nonprofits, there’s GuideStar – the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. Each year, millions of people use GuideStar information to make decisions about nonprofits and the work they do. Lifelong Learning is a nonprofit organization that provides educational and administrative services to the […]
Lifelong Learning’s videography team recently received two Quest awards from the GlobalTrends Video Awards competition for the Learn4Life Graduation compilation video titled “Learn4Life Grads Changed Their Stories.” The two winning categories include Branded Content/Education as well as Social Video/Education. Congratulations to our internationally recognized award-winning videography team!