Education News Archive - February 20, 2008

By Johnson, Arlene E ABSTRACT The introduction of web-based instruction into nursing education has resulted in a significant change in the responsibilities of nurse educators.

By Blauvelt, Margaret J Spath, Mary L ABSTRACT This article describes a formal mentoring program for new nurse faculty at a small, private, midwestern university.

MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services, announced today that the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) has selected its TIENET® special education case management system for a statewide implementation.

By Elaine Marsilio, Odessa American, Texas Feb. 20--ECISD administrators continue to analyze proposed bell schedules for the high schools, which would begin in August.

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.