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By Mark Davis
The nation founders, the Lone Star State thrives
Topic - Shannon Parks
At a middle school in Alabama, a student was assigned a project about ingredients used in soap making. She was given a budget, a team composed of classmates and access to a computer.
She said she was stunned by how one program transformed a school and made it the center of a rural community.
But there are still areas where significant change will come, Parks said.