literacy http://wrvo.org en GED replaced with test based on Common Core standards http://wrvo.org/post/ged-replaced-test-based-common-core-standards <p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:26:16 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53037 at http://wrvo.org Refugees changing the face of an already diverse Syracuse Northside http://wrvo.org/post/refugees-changing-face-already-diverse-syracuse-northside <p><em>The Innovation Trail is taking a look at how the thousands of refugees coming to upstate New York are weaving their way into the region's economy.</em></p><p>Turnout may be low this night because of first snow, Nicole Watts tells those gathered in her entryway. Even as she tries to explain this, there's a near steady knock on the front door.</p><p>Every Tuesday evening, this home at 129 Lilac Street on Syracuse's Northside turns into a community center.</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:29:32 +0000 Ryan Delaney 47465 at http://wrvo.org Refugees changing the face of an already diverse Syracuse Northside Global literacy group to be based in Syracuse's Westside http://wrvo.org/post/global-literacy-group-be-based-syracuses-westside <p>A global non-profit organization that advances the cause of adult literacy has moved its headquarters to a part of Syracuse that needs it. Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:51:55 +0000 Ellen Abbott 25767 at http://wrvo.org