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BLaST recognizes employees for decades of service

During this year’s annual inservice on August 12th at the Canton Area School District, BLaSt Intermediate Unit 17’s Executive Director, William Martens, recognized a large portion of their staff for their many years of dedicated service. Each participant’s name was called and they were asked to come forward during the opening keynote address. Employees who had reached […]

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BLaST Celebrates Wear Red in 2015

Once again, the employees of BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 celebrated an annual Dress Down, Red Out day in honor of the fight against heart disease.  For the past 2 years, they have designated a day in February (Heart Health Month) to dress down and make donations to the American Heart Association. This year the dress down day was […]

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Source4Teachers partners with BLaST Intermediate Unit

http://www.sungazette.com/page/content.detail/id/601187/Source4Teachers-partners-with-BLaST-Intermediate-Unit.html January 6, 2014 Williamsport Sun-Gazette Source4Teachers, a leading provider of educational staffing solutions for pre-K-12 school districts, recently partnered with BLaST Intermediate Unit to recruit, hire, place and manage qualified substitute teachers within the unit. BLaST serves the educational needs of public and nonpublic schools in Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan and Tioga counties in Pennsylvania. […]

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First Citizens Community Bank recognizes the value of public education

First Citizens Community Bank, headquartered in Mansfield, PA, is continuing its longstanding support of local schools by contributing $74,000 to help fund educational programs throughout the region. First Citizens Community Bank recognizes the value of public education and the important role that school districts play in our local communities. The donation is being made through […]

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ThinkSTEM gets Five Thousand Dollar Grant

DuPont gave program a check on Wednesday Originally post on WENY News –  Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Ulster P.A–(WENY-TV)–  It was a great afternoon for students and staff at the Thinkstem academy in Ulster Pennsylvania Wednesday. The program received a five thousand dollar grant from DuPont of Towanda. Thinkstem is an afterschool program that runs four days […]

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