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New Study Confirms Instructional Media Can't Teach Babies To Read
2014-02-26 07:29:57

[ Watch the Video: Can Babies Really Learn To Read? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Despite the availability of DVDs and other media products claiming to help babies learn to read, these goods don’t actually instill reading skills in infants, according to new research appearing in the Journal of Educational Psychology. “While we cannot say with full assurance that infants at this age cannot learn printed words, our results make clear they did not learn...

2013-10-16 23:04:36

Complementary "Help You Help Yourself" Event with Special Guest Speaker, Dr. David T. Neuman, a Distinguished Orthopedic Surgeon Who Will Explain What People Can Do to Prevent and Alleviate Joint Pain This Winter New York, NY (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Author of the forthcoming book, “Shoulder Health: Post-Operative and Preventive Orthopedic Programs,” Dr. David T. Neuman of NY Sportscare, a renowned Orthopedic Surgeon, will discuss ways for attendees to prevent and alleviate...

2010-07-26 15:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Key Points -- Ball has acquired the leading North American maker of aluminum slugs used to make extruded aerosol cans, beverage bottles, aluminum collapsible tubes and technical impact extrusions. --This strategic acquisition provides Ball with additional metal forming technology, brings access to new markets. -- Ball expects the transaction to be accretive in its...

2008-12-03 10:27:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In her new book, "Changing the Odds for Children at Risk," Dr. Susan Neuman, professor at the University of Michigan School of Education writes, "We need to recast our priorities, to fund programs that have solid evidence of results-programs that stake their reputation on their abilities to exponentially improve the performance of at-risk children." Neuman brings a unique perspective to this effort as her life's work has taken her from...

2008-06-18 06:00:20

By Bart Mills, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 18--PERRY TOWNSHIP -- Economic development folks will tell you, when it comes to runways, size matters. Allen County Airport officials are gathering funds with the hope of extending their current 5,100-foot runway by another 1,400 feet. Airport Board President Jon Neuman said the more than $4 million project is an investment in the region's economic future. "A lot of the big businesses that come to this region come in through the airport. It's...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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