Professors and researchers from the likes of the University of Texas and Johns Hopkins University will hit the Lee campus in October to provide hands-on staff development to improve reading, math and writing strategies.
One inescapable reality from the era of school accountability, whose roots go back at least to the 1980s, is that students were improving - they began doing better on tests in core subjects like reading and math.
A simple retelling of the weekend would have made for an interesting article, but soon after I arrived on the ranch I realized there was much more to this story than three days of mountain biking with a former President.
As the car rolled up to the block, David Gooding introduced Jay Leno, whose Big Dog Garage restored the car at no cost to benefit The George W. Bush Military Service Initiative, which honors post 9-11 veterans and works to help them transition back to civilian life.
The George W. Bush Presidential Center's newest exhibit,Oscar de la Renta: Five Decades of Style, is a dream come true for those with a passion for fashion.
Last week during the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit in Washington, D.C., former President George W. Bush convened First Spouses from across Africa, where he announced the launch of his global health initiative Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon in Ethiopia and Namibia focusing on preventing cervical cancer.
He told the Americans that his mission to the US was to build on the bonds of friendship that have existed in Kenya even before independence.
Michelle Obama and Laura Bush, first ladies of different generations and opposing political parties, are uniting for the second time in just over a year to promote U.S. relations with Africa.
Michelle Obama and Laura Bush, first ladies from different generations and opposing political parties, spoke with one voice Wednesday on the importance of educating women and girls worldwide, saying countries will be more prosperous as a result.