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2014-06-07 23:03:00

The PreK-12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers held its annual REVERE Awards Gala on June 4 which honored the best educational resources across all subjects and all age levels. Philadelphia, PA / Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 The PreK-12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) is pleased to present the winners of the 2014 REVERE Awards: Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources (http://www.REVEREAwards.org). The REVERE Awards program...

2014-03-14 12:31:03

Dr. Dan Yang, Founder and CEO of VINCI Education, to Present "Using Technology to Advance STEM with Young Learners" NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VINCI Education, home of award-winning VINCI Blended Learning Solutions, continues to bolster its leadership in early and primary education by becoming a presenting sponsor of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)'s 69th Annual Conference. Dr. Dan Yang, Founder and CEO of VINCI Education,...

2013-06-17 23:04:44

ISTE Bestseller Co-Authored by Flipped Learning Pioneers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Today the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) announced that its bestselling book, “Flip Your Classroom: Reach Every Student in Every Class Every Day,” is a finalist for the ForeWord Reviews 2013 Book of the Year Awards in the education category. Co-authored by Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams, considered the pioneers of...

2013-06-06 23:37:23

School districts and schools can pair Netchemia´s TalentEd Perform with the Stronge Effectiveness Performance Evaluation System in Web-based platform to improve teacher and leader effectiveness and student outcomes. PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Netchemia, the leading provider of cloud-based talent management software to more than 1,100 K-12 school districts and institutions in 42 states, has partnered with Stronge and Associates Educational Consulting to offer a...

2013-05-31 23:21:27

For the second consecutive year, the annual Marzano Building Expertise Conference has sold out. This national education conference in Orlando, Florida, runs from June 19-21 and features keynote addresses and lectures by top K-12 researchers and practitioners in the U.S. focused on best practices in teacher evaluation and educator professional development. Palm Beach Gardens, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Excitement about K-12 education and evaluation reform has gone global: Attendees for Building...

2013-05-17 23:18:50

Learning Sciences Marzano Center announces publication of Teacher Evaluation that Makes a Difference: A New Model for Teacher Growth and Student Achievement, by Robert J. Marzano and Michael D. Toth. Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 A groundbreaking book in education reform from ASCD hits the shelves on June 5th: Teacher Evaluation that Makes a Difference: A New Model for Teacher Growth and Student Achievement, co-written by renowned education researcher Robert J. Marzano...


Word of the Day
sough
  • 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.'
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