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Jun 19, 2015, 13:42 ET

NASDTEC Announces First Model Code of Educator Ethics

 The National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) today announced the first Model Code of Ethics...

Jun 02, 2015, 09:04 ET
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Unique Collection Of Memorabilia Tells The Story Of America's Restaurant And Foodservice Industry

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) received an unprecedented collection of iconic restaurant memorabilia on...

May 18, 2015, 09:32 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Honors Educators Of Excellence

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) honored 38 educators with the 2015 ProStart Educator of Excellence Award, made...

Apr 22, 2015, 09:30 ET
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High School Students Named Champions Of High Stakes National Culinary Arts And Restaurant Business Competition

Students enrolled in the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's (NRAEF) ProStart program tested their mettle in a sophisticated,...

Apr 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Nine Career Technical Education Programs Of Study Honored For Their Excellence

Today, nine programs of study were recognized as "Excellence in Action" award winners, representing the best Career Technical Education (CTE) has...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:04 ET
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Top-Ranking High School Students To Compete At Nation's Largest Culinary Arts And Restaurant Management Skills Competition

High school students who have won their state ProStart competitions are headed to Anaheim, California, for the 14th annual National ProStart...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:47 ET
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BURGER KING McLAMORE(SM) Foundation Helps ProStart Students Pursue Post-Secondary Education

The BURGER KING McLAMORESM Foundation has partnered with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation to award $50,000 in...

Mar 17, 2015, 11:28 ET
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Carlton Curtis Honored By National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation As 2015 Ambassador Of Hospitality

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) today announced that Carlton Curtis, vice president of industry relations...

Mar 05, 2015, 08:45 ET

Music Teachers Asked to Provide One Free Lesson to a New Student for "Teach Music America" Week

 The National Association for Music Education is once again celebrating "Music In Our Schools Month" in March. To mark the...

Mar 02, 2015, 05:00 ET

Millions to celebrate annual NEA's Read Across America Day on March 2

Oh, the places students will go when they open up a good book! The National Education Association (NEA) in partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises,...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:52 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Names 2015 Restaurant Neighbor, Faces of Diversity Award Winners

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today its 2015 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:17 ET
$709 Billion Restaurant Industry Offers Job Flexibility, Career Advancement and Opportunities for All Ages - from Millennials to Seniors

$709 Billion Restaurant Industry Offers Job Flexibility, Career Advancement and Opportunities for All Ages -- from Millennials to Seniors

According to the latest infographic released today by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), the $709 billion...

Jan 28, 2015, 12:26 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation And PepsiCo Foodservice's "Project Taste Test" Showcases Diverse Careers In Restaurant Industry

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) released its third Project Taste Test – Servin' Up Successful Careers...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:02 ET
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Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. And Sodexo, Inc. Invest In The Future Of The Restaurant Workforce Through The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today gifts totaling more than $500,000 from Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc....

Jan 15, 2015, 10:59 ET
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Develops First-Ever Food and Beverage Service Competency Model

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Develops First-Ever Food And Beverage Service Competency Model

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the debut of the Food and Beverage Service Competency...

Jan 05, 2015, 14:45 ET
A Career in Restaurants - and Proud of It

The Restaurant Industry's Flexible Schedules and Diverse Career Paths Offer Opportunities for Everyone

 According to a new infographic released today by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), the common denominator...

Dec 05, 2014, 13:25 ET
Restaurants: The Launchpad to Career Growth

Restaurants Offers Valuable Skills and Experience Leading to Career Advancement and Upward Mobility within the Industry

According to a new infographic released today by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), nine out of 10 restaurant...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:02 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces Scholarships Available For 2015

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) opened the application process for its 2015 merit-based scholarships today....

Nov 18, 2014, 15:10 ET
The restaurant industry offers opportunities - whether it's for teenagers or people looking to switch sectors

Restaurants Offer First Jobs, Flexibility and Long Term Careers

 According to a new infographic released today by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), 92 percent of restaurant...

Nov 06, 2014, 09:12 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces National Partnership Between Prostart And No Kid Hungry

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today a new volunteer partnership between its ProStart®...