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  • A Listening Tour that Spoke Volumes

    November 27, 2018

    Author: Philip Poekert, PhD, Director of the University of Florida Lastinger Center for Learning

    November 27, 2018

      As a responsive innovation center dedicated to working in community with others to create equitable education systems, it is imperative to understand the needs and realities of those we seek to … Read More

  • Strengthening Early Childhood Education in Arizona

    November 23, 2018

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 23, 2018

    The early years of a child’s life lay the foundation for lifelong success.  With a strong and healthy beginning, children are more likely to graduate from high school, pursue postsecondary education … Read More

  • Helios Is Thankful for Partnership

    November 21, 2018

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 21, 2018

    Helios Education Foundation is dedicated to creating opportunities for individuals in Arizona and Florida to succeed in postsecondary education. As a result, we strategically partner to ensure more … Read More

  • Arizona Grantmakers Forum Members Join Movement to Showcase Value of High-Quality Early Childhood Education

    November 21, 2018

    Author: Laurie Liles, President and Chief Executive Officer, Arizona Grantmakers Forum

    November 21, 2018

    With the 2018 election now over, Arizona’s elected officials are gearing up for another session at the state legislature. To educate lawmakers about the value of high-quality early childhood … Read More

  • Helios Education Foundation and Partners Take Action in Response to Hurricane Michael

    November 20, 2018

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 20, 2018

    Eight days after forming in the southwestern Caribbean Sea, Hurricane Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, on October 10, devastating the Florida Panhandle. The forceful storm attained … Read More

  • President's Message

    November 19, 2018

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 19, 2018

    As 2018 is quickly coming to a close, I am reflecting on the year and the progress we have collectively made toward strengthening education in both Arizona and Florida. 

    While we still have more … Read More

  • College Student Journey: How Supportive Environments Help Students Reach Their Dreams

    November 16, 2018

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 16, 2018

    Imagine setting foot in a country you have always dreamed of visiting, but you don’t know the language or the culture, or where to find help. That feeling is probably very similar to the one a first- … Read More

  • Reflections on Election Day

    November 6, 2018

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    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    November 6, 2018

    If you can read a ballot….thank an educator.

    If you can ask thoughtful questions that lead to better understanding…thank an educator.

    If you can express your point while respecting those that do … Read More

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