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Anthony came into the #iMentor office to model his new suit for his day with @FLOTUS.
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The students the First Lady just met with beat the odds to graduate high school. Let’s help more kids #ReachHigher.
“We hope to improve women’s lives through educational opportunities.” —@DrBiden in Zambia:
The First Family + fireworks + military families = A great Fourth of July at the
President Obama launched an initiative to help all students have great teachers → #ReachHigher
Happy Fourth of July weekend, everybody!
The First Lady congratulated her mentees on graduating high school by sharing a book by her own mentor, Maya Angelou.
Apply now: @WhiteHouse Kitchen Garden tours are back! Find out how your school or community can come visit: #LetsMove
50 years ago today, LBJ signed the Civil Rights Act—transforming justice and equality for generations. #CRA50
History was made today: Michelle Howard just became the @USNavy’s first female four-star admiral. #WomenSucceed
"Thank you for your compassion and determination. Thank you for the boundless love you show for our children." —FLOTUS to School Counselors
"With every life you transform—with every life you save—you all have an impact that is truly beyond measure." —FLOTUS to School Counselors
FLOTUS: "We want to celebrate our school counselors and...highlight what’s working in college counseling across the country." #ReachHigher
"School counseling should not be an extra or a luxury just for school systems that can afford it. School counseling is a necessity." —FLOTUS
"One in five American high schools doesn't have any school counselors at all—none. That's appalling." —FLOTUS #ReachHigher #ASCA14
FLOTUS: "Higher education is no longer just for kids in the top quarter or the top half of the class. College is for everyone." #ReachHigher
"You’re the ones...making it clear that higher education is the expectation, not the exception." —FLOTUS to School Counselors #ReachHigher
"The goal is to inspire every young person in this country to complete their education beyond high school." —FLOTUS #ReachHigher
"I know that you all have one of the hardest…and most underappreciated jobs of anyone in this country." —FLOTUS to School Counselors
Happening Now: The First Lady speaks at the American Counseling Association →… #ReachHigher
FACT: Students who don’t work out their brains all summer can lose up to 3 months of knowledge. #ReachHigher #SLD2014
“I tell my kids all the time that they shouldn't shy away from difficult things” —FLOTUS in @essencemag: #ReachHigher