Category «Education»

Dick And Betsy Devos Give Back With Money And Effort

Dick DeVos and his wife Betsy have always put their money where their mouth is when it comes to their belief in giving back to their community. In fact, from the years 1989 to 2015, nearly $140 million was donated by the couple through the Dick and Betsy Family Foundation.   The many causes championed …

Betsy DeVos: The Champion Of Different Personas

You may have heard of the idea of a person having an on screen/off screen kind of personality. This is when someone is said to act one way when they are in front of an audience (such as being on television), but then have a completely different personality in private. This can be a compliment …

Rocketship Education Sets Educational Standards

Parents everywhere are grateful to the existence of Rocketship Education. This educational breakthrough was established by Mateo Sheedy, John Danner, and Preston Smith in 2006. They had the premises to eliminate the achievement gap in education. The founders of Rocketship Education were determined to make quality education available to all students in need, especially those …