Education News Archive - January 02, 2012

Social Skills, Character Building Are Key To School Improvement

A study of 20 elementary schools in Hawaii has found that a focused program to build social, emotional and character skills resulted in significantly improved overall quality of education, as evaluated by teachers, parents and students.

Autoshopper.com is significantly expanding its publishing representation offering, thanks to a new agreement for 2012 with Autobytel, a leading provider of lead solutions for auto shoppers.

The Social Network Life-Sciences.net features the latest scientific publications in the Environmental Sciences.

When considering divorce, many couples hold off separating until January.

A new study shows that one needn’t obsess over calorie counting to lose weight. Instead, it’s best to listen to the body’s cues and learn the art of mindful eating, experts say.

How important is exercise in the workplace? A six month study monitored 18 employees with treadmill desks who were given wireless headsets in order to walk and talk.

SierraCRM has released an all new version of its workflow engine for SugarCRM 6, the worlds' fastest growing customer relationship management (CRM) compay.

MiLi has announced that with in celebration of the new year they will be running a Giveaway Sweepstakes for an external battery for iPad, iPhone, Android & Windows phones.

Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has combined forces with MagEyes, an innovative manufacturer of magnifying vision products, to help

CNP Integrations brings on the New Year announcing an unmatched hosting platform.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.