Education News Archive - March 22, 2013

In the four years since Brown University established the Initiative to Maximize Student Development in its life sciences Ph.D. programs, enrollment and academic achievement among underrepresented minority students has increased markedly.

Double Dose Of Algebra Critical To Academic Success

Math fans rejoice! A new study in Education Next has shown that doubling down on algebra classes leads to long-term positive effects on college entrance exam scores, high school graduation rates and college enrollment rates.

With the release of its second generation mobiScan SDK, Manatee Works has increased its efficiency and has elevated its way to the top as the leading performer of embedded mobile barcode decoding

Hundreds of review questions for the PRAXIS II teaching certification exams are now available in PracticeQuiz’s extensive library of free standardized test prep and certification exam review

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We fear hundreds of families get shortchanged each year because there was not time to explore the legal issues related to financial compensation for

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center is now urging nonsmokers, who now have lung cancer to call them if their workplace had asbestos, because these types of cases can be worth six figures in

Social Security Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates Contributes to A-Town Day ATLANTA, GA.

Schools face many challenges with iPad deployments, with damaged and lost devices being the most common.

Subscribers can now feature the 2012 Hyundai hatchback on their wheel and tire websites. New York,NY (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 Last week, rims fitment provider

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'