Latest Alternative education Stories

2013-10-31 23:33:16

In Toronto, Milaa program for children features a development-driven obstacle course specifically designed to enrich a child's cognitive and fine motor development. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 On a breezy Saturday morning, the clouds are scattering in the clear sky from sun’s radiant light, and the birds are chirping away high up in the trees in an affluent neighborhood in central Toronto. As one stroll down the street, gentle chattering and laughter of children and adults begin to...

2013-10-23 23:24:28

The Nature Conservancy and high school educators release Anthology of Urban Environmental Education in book and online format. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 A unique partnership between the world’s leading conservation non-profit and city high school teachers across the country has created, for the first time, a comprehensive tool which allows students to learn about the vital role nature plays in their urban environments. For more than a year, teachers from green high schools...

2013-10-16 23:26:34

Four National Awards Span K-12 Instructional Spectrum: Core Academics, Career and Tech Ed, Remediation, Music and Fine Arts Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Connections Education (http://www.ConnectionsEducation.com), a leading virtual education provider for students in grades K-12, has been honored with four national awards for curriculum excellence. Part of the global education company, Pearson (http://www.pearsoned.com), Connections Education was named a winner of four ComputED...

2013-10-15 23:01:46

As Congress contemplates the national budget and debt ceiling, a program designed to help schools is at stake. The Qualified Zone Academy Bond program is a $100 billion program available to school districts and charter schools who are looking for funds for rehabilitating or repairing their facilities; NEF Cyberlearning aids eligible school districts receive QZAB funds. (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 As Congress contemplates the national budget and debt ceiling, a program designed to help...

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.