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SBC Foundation Awards $5 Million to GEAR UP Program

March 6, 2004

The funds will help train teachers to use technology in the classroom; fund technology-based after-school programs; measure student achievement and program impact; and establish new K-16 partnerships....

Minnesota Regulators Investigate Nonprofit Loans

March 3, 2004

The state has increased its scrutiny in light of a published report that found 1,002 charities nationwide had made $142 million in loans of more than $10,000 to officers or directors between 1998 and 2001....

Public Libraries Help Close Digital Divide

Public Libraries Help Close Digital Divide

March 3, 2004

Despite widespread support for library-based public access, libraries face significant challenges in sustaining and improving the computing services they offer....