January 15, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

First Book and Unbound Concepts Partner to Match Low-Income Readers with Books

First Book, a nonprofit that provides books to low-income schools and programs for a steep discount, has partnered with Unbound Concepts, a reading-focused tech company, to announce an app Artifact, matching books with low-income readers.

U.S. DOE Awards $28.4 Million in Advanced Placement Grants to Low-Income Students

Today, the White House Department of Education announced that its Advanced Placement (AP) Test Fee Program will pay out $28.4 million in grants to help defray AP test-taking costs for low-income students.