The St. Philip's School and Community Center in Dallas received a $5,000 "Victory Grant" from sporting good distributor BSN Sports on Thursday for equipment to bolster their athletic programs.
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Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian's gift marks the largest donation in the 16-year history of the Andre Agassi Foundation for Education, which has raised over $150 million in total.
October 28, 2011
The New York Times created a lesson plan tailored for the common-core standards centered around teaching math with fantasy football.
October 14, 2011
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman helped roll out a statewide initiative in Florida earlier this week to improve students' financial literacy, in the form of an NFL-themed computer game.
September 29, 2011
Peter DeWitt believes that sports can teach students life lessons, while Marilyn Rhames battles her own obesity problem as a teacher at a health and wellness school.
September 21, 2011
Deion Sanders, NFL Hall-of-Famer, will be opening PrimeU Prep Academy in 2012 after winning the rights to open a charter in Texas this past Friday.
September 19, 2011
Depending on what happens with Michael Vick, the NFL may end up sending the message that a player's health matters more than championship aspirations, no matter how grandiose they might be.
September 15, 2011
BSN Sports, a sporting goods distributor, announced a $1 million program today dedicated to distributing free athletic equipment and uniforms to youth recreation leagues and schools facing budget cuts.
September 14, 2011
Many residents in Atlanta's East Lake community would say it was golf that saved their ailing town.
September 12, 2011
Magic Johnson Enterprises will work with EdisonLearning, an educational services provider, on a dual-front approach to help support urban students.