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Bre Lasley and her sister Kayli Lasley both survived a horrific attack in their Salt Lake City home after an intruder forced his way into their home through an open window. He stabbed Bre multiple times before being shot dead by a responding police officer. 


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In the midst of fighting...


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“Here,” the photographer said. He slid my portfolio back across the table.


“Really,” I thought? He didn’t even look up. I broke my neck getting to this “go see,” learning new streets–in a city I didn’t know–taking hot subways to get...


In the face of another round of protests from veterans who oppose his presidential campaign, presumed Republican nominee Donald Trump is ramping up his focus on veterans issues and courting the community’s votes in November.


The controversial business mogul plans on making veterans hiring...


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Fatherhood (In A Nutshell)

By Shruthi Lapp, Posted June 16th 2016

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In honor of Father’s Day, we decided to pull from the wisdom of some of our agents and speakers to get their perspective on the unseen parts of fatherhood. They do amazing things on a daily basis. It takes courage to show up, be present and do the hard work. The result of this hard work...


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While we take time to reflect on the tragedy that has struck the great city of Orlando, it is more important than ever to ensure we are prepared for such an emergency. As we pray for the families and friends of those heavily affected by this selfish act, we wish we could tell you that there...


Todd Nesloney spent years and years diligently working his way up to Principal/Lead Learner at Webb Elementary School. He was eventually awarded Bammy's Principal of the Year as well as Teacher of the Year for his amazing example of innovation in the classroom. Since the recent release of the...


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Clint Hill spent over 17 years in service at The White House as a Secret Service agent. Over the span of his fascinating career, he served the administrations of Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford. Clint was present on the tragic and...


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Teach Up For Excellence

By Edwin Javius, Posted June 6th 2016


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All students deserve equitable access to an engaging and rigorous curriculum.




Within the lifetime of a significant segment of the population, schools in the United States operated under the banner of "separate but equal" opportunity. In time, and at considerable cost, we came to grips with...


 


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Congratulations to Premiere Exclusive Todd Nesloney on the release of his brand new book Kids Deserve It! Principal/lead learner and two-time Bammy Award recipient co-wrote the book with Principal and ASCA Principal of the Year, Adam Welcome. Todd and Adam met face to face at an NAESP...


Whether I'm speaking for 25 people in a boardroom or 10,000 people in an arena, I finish my speeches by saying, "What are the chances that someone like me was going to make it to the Olympics? I wasn't a great athlete, I didn't get started until I was 21 years old, and to top it...