Don’t Let Your Kids Slip & Slide

Children who do not continue to read over the summer can lose as much as three months of reading achievement. Did you know: In Idaho, low ‐ income homes average only 1 book for every 300 children. By comparison, in middle and high ‐ income homes, each child has an …

Mentor Summit Roundtable

The Coeur d’Alene Education Partnership hosted its first Mentor Summit Roundtable in December, with special thanks to the Kroc Center for hosting, and Heidi Rogers for being the dynamic facilitator. It was a successful day of building relationships and gaining knowledge on how to best support the youth in our …

North Idaho Education Partnership

The United Way of North Idaho is serving as a lead partner and fiscal agent for the North Idaho Education Partnership (NIEP), working to strengthen the link between education and business for middle and high-school students. NIEP is the local cohort of a statewide effort to increase the number of …

FREE Soft Skills Training at NIC

North Idaho College, in partnership with Idaho Department of Labor, is offering FREE Soft Skills Training to serve youth, the unemployed, and incumbent workers. The curriculum, the Workplace Excellence Series, consists of ten, flexible modules designed to help people understand and deliver what employers demand today. Each module teaches the …

Back to School … For Parents!

Parenting is not easy! There are many resources in town to help parents navigate the complex and stressful world of parenting … You’re not alone! ICARE partners with parents to build stronger families. Classes are held at a variety of locations throughout the year. www.icareforchildren.org –    Nurturing skills for families …