The Vergennes Union High School Commodore Parent-Teacher Group will be holding its annual Trinkets and Treasures Rummage Sale at VUHS on Saturday, April 5, 8 a.m.-2 p,m., in the middle school gym.
Beaney, the head coach of the Middlebury College men’s hockey team, spoke to educators assembled at the College For Every Student (CFES) headquarters Feb. 6 abut the bonds that form when players from his teams go to local schools.
Results of the UD 3 Australian ballot votes:
College of St. Joseph has selected Bruce Bouchard, executive director of the Paramount Theatre in Downtown Rutland, to receive this year’s Commitment to Excellence Award at its annual Provider Scholarship Ball.
Katherine C. Brown, of Bristol, is participating in St. Lawrence University’s Study Abroad Program for the spring 2014 semester.
The saying, “People come together when things fall apart” may sound cliché, but it holds true for a group within Rutland.
The Vermont Senate approved offering Vermont's Early Educators the right to organize and collectively bargain with the state, feb. 28. With a final vote of 20-7, the Senate has passed a bill that has been four years in the making.
A mathematics consultant to New England schools, and a former principal of the Mary Hogan School, said local schools are not prepared to embrace the new Common Core education standards, especially in mathematics.
Stafford Technical Center Recreation, Resort and Small Business Management students in Rutland participated in the annual Vermont DECA Career and Development Conference. Events include various role plays and written tests.
RoseLee Goldberg, author, scholar, curator, and founder of the Performance biennial in New York, will speak at Middlebury College on Thursday, Feb. 27, at 4:30 pm in the Concert Hall of the Mahaney Center for the Arts.
College of St. Joseph will host Rob Roper, president of the Ethan Allen Institute, for a 30-minute presentation, “The Moral and Practical Superiority of Free Market Capitalism,” from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in Tuttle Hall.
Dr. Rebekah Thomas of the College of St. Joseph will lead an informative discussion about energy, where it comes from, where it goes, and whether we will run out. The free talk, "Planet Before Profits: Stewardship is the Next Great Human Enterprise," will be on Tuesday, March 4, at 5:30 p.m. at GMP’s Energy Innovation Center, 68-70 Merchant’s Row in Rutland.
Feb. 15-24 marks National FFA Week across this great land.
The Ethan Allen Institute and the Public Assets Institute (PAI) will face off at the Vermont State House on Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the last of a three-debate series on the proper role of government in education. Moderated by Kristin Carlson of Green Mountain Power, the hour and a half-long debate will begin at 5:30 p.m. in Room 11.
The Vermont House Committee on Education will hold a public hearing on the future of education in Vermont at Rutland High School.