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$25,000 Super Scholarship Raffle

 

The Post Falls Chamber of Commerce is holding a $25,000 Scholarship Raffle:

A few details:

  • No more than 1,000 tickets will be sold.
  • Odds of winning depend on the number of tickets sold.
  • Tickets are Fifty and No/100 Dollars ($50.00) each and there are no limits on how many tickets you can purchase, so long as there are tickets available.It is anticipated that tickets will sell out. 
  • The official drawing will be held by November 30, 2016 or sooner, if tickets are sold out by prior date.Number of tickets sold and drawing date and location will be advertised on the Post Falls Chamber website at: www.postfallschamber.com. The drawing will be held in Kootenai County, Idaho.

For full details, visit: http://www.postfallschamber.com/scholarship-raffle

College, Careers & Coffee - December Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the December Newsletter

Direct Admissions Initiative helps Idaho High School Seniors

"The Idaho State Board of Education is implementing this initiative, called Direct Admissions, to provide more Idaho students with the opportunity to obtain a postsecondary certificate or degree." (nextsteps.idaho.gov)

Idaho High School Seniors and their parents were sent Idaho College Acceptance Letters in November. The next step is for students to submit application materials to their desired college by February 15, 2016.

Learn more about the Direct Admisisons Initiative on the Next Steps Idaho Website.

Read Marc Stewart's article in the CDA Press (Dec 7, 2015) about how this initiative helped a local CHS student.

Free screening - Education Documentary - Most Likely to Succeed

Event Description

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

6:30 PM - Doors Open

7:00 PM - Screening

Please join us for a free screening of this powerful education documentary in the Kroc Theatre at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Coeur d'Alene . There is no cost to attend.

Our school system was designed in 1893.

The feature-length documentary Most Likely To Succeed examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in today's innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about "school" will never be the same.

FILM INFORMATION

Year: 2015

Length: 88 minutes

Website: http://mltsfilm.org

When
Where
The Kroc Theatre - 1765 West Golf Course Road Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815 - View Map

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/special-screening-of-most-likely-to-succeed-tickets-19051697139 

College, Careers & Coffee - November Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the November Newsletter

College, Careers & Coffee - October Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the October Newsletter

College, Careers & Coffee - September Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the September Newsletter

College, Careers & Coffee - July Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the July Newsletter

College, Careers & Coffee - June Meeting

The College, Careers & Coffee group meets monthly on the FIRST TUESDAY at 8:00 a.m. at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St.

The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the June Newsletter

College, Careers & Coffee - First Meeting

The first monthly gathering of the College, Careers & Coffee group in Post Falls was held on Tuesday, May 5th 2015 at the Idaho Department of Labor, Post Falls Office at 600 N Thornton St. The purpose of this group is to connect individuals who are interested in promoting college and career opportunities, options and resources.

View the newsletter from the May meeting.

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