Articles tagged with 'education' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (education)

2022
May
04,
2022
| 07:10 AM America/Chicago
Mark Carr turned his high school vocational technical training into a successful State Farm® career as an appraiser on the estimatics team in P&C Claims. Mark is a 23-year employee who began his automotive career installing windshields in a body shop...
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February
07,
2022
| 06:44 AM America/Chicago
Join us! For job seekers interested in a flexible working environment with a creative and driven team, visit statefarm.com/careers. Explore opportunities in technology, claims, customer service, sales and underwriting. Insurance experience isn’t nece...
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January
31,
2022
| 07:50 AM America/Chicago
State Farm total rewards helps eligible employees meet their education goals through the company’s tuition assistance programs. State Farm® has three programs:Tuition Assistance - Direct Bill ProgramThe Direct Bill program pays for tuition and fees u...
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January
12,
2022
| 12:27 PM America/Chicago
The National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) and State Farm announce that the funding award application period for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is now open....
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2021
October
19,
2021
| 14:36 PM America/Chicago
State Farm believes education is critical for healthy, vibrant communities. Access to an education helps everyone reach their greatest potential.  These stories demonstrate that commitment and the people and programs that are providing learners with ...
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September
30,
2021
| 11:53 AM America/Chicago
Being there for others. Sharing knowledge and experience. Serving as a positive example. That’s mentoring. And we can all do it.Mentor for good.Mentoring helps strengthen our communities today in order to make them even stronger tomorrow.In June 2020...
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August
13,
2021
| 17:47 PM America/Chicago
The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Corporate Diversity Award honors champions of diversity.Several individuals at UT Dallas nominated State Farm. They cited the company's overall demonstrated commitment to diversity.State Farm grant funding at U...
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June
24,
2021
| 17:13 PM America/Chicago
Heartland Community College (HCC) and Lincoln College announced a partnership that grants HCC students and alumni the ability to complete their bachelor’s degree through the Lincoln College Accelerated Bridge to Education (ABE) Program.The agreement ...
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May
28,
2021
| 08:55 AM America/Chicago
Broadening opportunity through access to education is vital to the development of the workforce of the future. It is also at the heart of the Community College Tuition Program. It's great for those focusing on their State Farm careers and who might n...
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May
25,
2021
| 15:17 PM America/Chicago
More than one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, young people across the U.S. are struggling. Two-thirds say the pandemic has adversely affected their work life, with stark differences by race and gender.Many are financially strained, emotionally drain...
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May
02,
2021
| 23:01 PM America/Chicago
Hotspots and tablets to access college-level chemistry materials. Interactive STEM kits that jump-start creativity and invention. 3D printers to add dimension to science lessons. Green Ninja PocketLab sensors that demonstrate real-time climate impact...
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May
02,
2021
| 16:37 PM America/Chicago
There's still snow on the ground in upstate New York.But 4th grade teacher Jessica Monaco and her students are excitedly thinking about summer. By then, the expansion of the outdoor education space at Royalton-Hartland Elementary will be buzzing.The ...
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May
02,
2021
| 16:12 PM America/Chicago
Learning to support our own emotional and social needs during the pandemic has been hard enough. Imagine adding the stress of teaching a classroom of students to do the same, in real-time, often remotely when uncertainty abounds. Most of us cannot an...
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May
02,
2021
| 15:39 PM America/Chicago
Do you know how you get a robot to tell a story?The fourth graders at DeSales Catholic School in Lockport, NY, do. They use color to “code” their Ozobots to help them demonstrate reading comprehension to their teacher Jake Weiland.To get his students...
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May
02,
2021
| 14:51 PM America/Chicago
Everyone loves a tasty treat. And let’s face it, we are all snacking more during the pandemic! Kim Velasco’s Basic Life Skills students range in age from 5-21. Cooking class is a perfect at-home or in-person learning activity for all her special need...
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April
27,
2021
| 16:26 PM America/Chicago
Hardly a day goes by without media or companies reporting on a new cyberattack. Whether it is spyware, malware, or stolen data, information and privacy is constantly at risk. Now more than ever, understanding and preventing hackers and cyberthieves f...
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2018
February
27,
2018
| 14:09 PM America/Chicago
State Farm and local OK organization team up for literacy. ...
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2017
December
18,
2017
| 14:17 PM America/Chicago
As the seasons change and the weather cools, Sharee Conely knows her favorite time of year is around the corner. “Christmas. Christmas is my favorite holiday,” said Conely. “It’s filled with hope.” Conely, a social service daycare provider, k...
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December
07,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Georgia scholarship winners getting a State Farm assist to achieve their college dreams. ...
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December
06,
2017
| 09:45 AM America/Chicago
After 11 years of marriage, Stephanie Phillips never expected her husband Mark to have a stroke. But he did. At age 34. "It drastically affected his left side," she explained. "Mark had to re-learn basic functions like walking, feeding and dressing h...
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November
29,
2017
| 15:16 PM America/Chicago
Educational success, including a path to college for their children, is a goal of many families. Unfortunately, it sometimes seems unattainable. Sunday Friends is helping families realize those aspirations. ...
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September
28,
2017
| 20:51 PM America/Chicago
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September
13,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm and Phoenix non-profits work together to bring STEAM education to youth with the help of hip-hop. ...
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September
06,
2017
| 09:11 AM America/Chicago
Life. You don't always know what's 'in the cards.' Meet Sarah Fitterer. A 28-year-old high school graduate turned dental assistant. Sarah, her husband and their two children live in Newark, Ohio. Her husband is on disability and money is tight. T...
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August
28,
2017
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
Fourth grade teacher Debbie Thomas spent summer break bridging the gap between her classroom and the business world. When business and education connect, good things happen. ...
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June
07,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Neighbors across the country have an exciting opportunity to help change their communities for the better through State Farm Neighborhood Assist®, which is back for its sixth year. Forty causes will be awarded a $25,000 grant each to assist their ...
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May
16,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Passionate police officer invents simulator to prevent teens from driving distracted with an assist from State Farm.  ...
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April
26,
2017
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm and the National Liberty Museum honor amazing teachers across the country. ...
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April
19,
2017
| 00:00 AM America/Chicago
How do I get them excited about getting involved?...
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April
10,
2017
| 10:58 AM America/Chicago
ACEE's Color the Concepts combines art and economics to take K-8 financial education to a whole new level in Alabama. ...
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