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2013-06-27 23:32:35

Eric Andrikaitis starts newly created position driving innovative enterprise-wide e-learning solutions. Durham, NC (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Weejee Learning, a global provider of custom, interactive and fun e-learning solutions for corporations, non-governmental organizations, associations and nonprofits, continues its expansion plans with the addition of Eric Andrikaitis as interactive strategist. The position is newly created and distinctively fits Andrikaitis skill set – a unique...

2013-06-27 23:26:49

Corporate mentoring is a hot topic, as reflected in a recent article in the Boston Globe that featured two executives weighing in on its value as well as its role in helping them be successful. Andrea Zintz, Ph.D., president of Strategic Leadership Resources, which provides high potential leadership development, has been a proponent of mentoring since choosing it as the topic for her dissertation, and she’s just released her thoughts on the value of corporate mentoring program....

2013-06-27 23:04:08

National Education Foundation (NEF), offers California schools matching grants of up to $2,000,000 for any school with at least 35% of students on free or reduced cost lunch that applies for QZAB funds. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 The California Department of Education (CDE) QZAB funds are available to school districts and charter schools who are looking for funds for rehabilitating or repairing their facilities. These funds can also assist in the purchase of equipment,...

2013-06-25 23:19:51

New program focuses on driving innovation in education through technology. SAN ANTONIO, TX (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Today at the International Society for Technology in Education conference, non-profit Connected Nation announced that it has launched a new dedicated program to foster innovation in education, have a measurable impact on creating efficiencies in solving the connectivity challenge, and drive a more effective learning environment for students. The program, called “Edified,”...

2013-06-19 23:22:59

New online high school provides career and professional education in response to recent Florida legislation, with plans to expand nationwide and internationally. Pensacola, FL (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Dr. Howard Liebman, CEO and Superintendent of Smart Horizons Career Online Education (SHCOE), and Octavio J. Visiedo, former Superintendent of Schools for Miami-Dade County, are pleased to announce the launch of Ascend Career Academy. SHCOE has partnered with a distinguished group of educational...

2013-06-19 23:01:46

A brand new Docebo - Trinity Mirror case study explains how online learning technologies can help media & publishing companies managing blended curricula including classroom based training, E-Learning, and mobile learning. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Docebo (http://www.docebo.com/) and Trinity Mirror (http://www.trinitymirror.com) present a best practice that syndicate the value of Learning Management Systems and how E-Learning can support quality and customized programs for learners across...

2013-06-17 23:22:56

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Georgia recently held the 2013 “Heart of the Dragon” Festival Dragon Boat Races and Vantage LED donated their mobile LED Sign Trailer to promote awareness and welcome everyone. Macon, GA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 The history of dragon boat racing dates back 2,400 years to China. Qu Yuan, a political Chinese poet, sacrificed his life to the Milou River after his exile. Local fisherman raced in their boats to save him. They splashed the water with...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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