Education News Archive - January 22, 2011

Articulate Technologies, Inc. has announced preliminary data from a research study showing that Speech Buddies can help children learn to correctly pronounce problem sounds twice as fast as those without Speech Buddies. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2011 Articulate Technologies, Inc.

Monterey College of Law announced today that each of its law professors who are teaching core courses will receive an Apple® iPad as part of the law school’s innovative program to provide iPads to each one of its students and faculty.

Help desk software provider iSupport announces Version 10 of their free web-based asset and license tracking solution. Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) January 21, 2011 Help desk software provider iSupport announces the release of iSupport® Asset Version 10, a free web-based asset and license tracking solution powerful and flexible enough to accommodate IT departments of varying size and process requirements.

ICAN’s youth program, the Chandler Coalition on Youth Substance Abuse, is working to educate the local community about a new drug of choice among kids called Spice. Chandler, AZ (Vocus/PRWEB) January 21, 2011 ICAN’s youth program the Chandler Coalition on Youth Substance Abuse is working to educate the local community about a new drug of choice among kids called Spice.

American University researchers unveil new theory behind the 30-year explosion in obesity Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) January 21, 2011 There are currently more overweight than underweight adults worldwide for the first time in history, and new research by Jon D. Wisman and Kevin W.

RIT Professor Invites Students to Explore the World of Color Rochester, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) January 21, 2011 What is color? What does the world look like to the colorblind? And why are rainbows formed? The Color Curiosity Shop has the answers. The educational website for students answers more than 200 common questions about color using short answers, vibrant photos and video.

Leaders in education, business, and politics will explore ways to improve student performance, lower education costs in Ohio; U.S.

Offering Custom Greeting Cards, Calendars, Thank you cards, Photo Books, Wedding Albums, Banners, Business cards & Presentations and more Durham, NC (PRWEB) January 21, 2011 Greeting Express, Inc.

Cost of Construction is CaveLight Films latest documentary that uncovers the national scandal surrounding a series of controversial deaths that happened on the most expensive commercial construction project in United States history - all happening on the Las Vegas Strip, called CityCenter.

Half off coupon to introduce new features of PosterMyWall’s Collage Maker San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2011 Today PosterMyWall is announcing its new one-click poster collage maker.

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'