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  1. Student hits the books.

    Close the ’Dream Deficit’ for U.S. Students

    Everyone has a dream, but according to Andrew Mangino, the dreams of many high school students are buried so deep that they require some unearthing. Four years out of Yale, Mangino co-founded a nonprofit called The Future Project, which places “Dream Directors” in schools around the country — similar to the way Teach for America places teachers — to inspire kids, open them to possibilities and counter what Mangino calls the “dream depression.” Pay attention: He’s on to something big. 

    Huffington Post, WTNH

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