Schools reap a wealth of resources
Local businesses get involved as partners
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
St. Stanislaus Catholic School in Wardsville saw a decrease in what had been a rising trend of office referrals and suspensions, after its Partner In Education Mid-America Wireless got involved.
The local business brought in a Franklin-Covey facilitator to highlight the 7 Habits for Highly Successful People and enhance the school’s Disciple In Me program, introduced in the 2011-12 school year.
That is just one way businesses are involved with area schools through the Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Partners In Education. For more than 30 years, the program has acted as ....