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2014-02-13 12:32:40

Stanford, Princeton, University of Michigan, and UVA Darden Are Among Institutions to Offer Courses Via NovoEd's Collaborative Online Learning Environment. SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NovoEd, the collaborative online social learning platform, today announced agreements with 16 institutions that span the higher education, research, and technology sectors. Through these relationships, NovoEd will provide the platform, tools, and services that enable its partners to...

2014-02-11 16:29:29

Professional development events offer a forum for educators to examine innovative ways to increase student achievement through blended learning SEATTLE, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, launched its Blended Learning Conference series on Feb. 5. The professional development events will continue throughout the spring. Featuring keynote speaker Jon Bergmann, one of the pioneers of the Flipped...

2014-02-11 08:37:05

Khan Academy, YouTube EDU, and Britannica School Content Available in FuelEd's PEAK Personalized Learning Platform to Enable Teachers to Customize Online Courses and Differentiate Instruction HERNDON, Va., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education(TM) today marked its debut in the education technology market by announcing a major platform capability that enables teachers to customize courses using some of the industry's most highly regarded content...

2014-02-11 08:37:03

Tools for Higher Ed Institutions and Employers Will Help Recruitment, Retention, Engagement PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Driven by a mission to help students and employees to get the most value possible from their education and training, Fidelis today launched its enterprise Software as a Service (SaaS) platform for student-centered learning. Informed by the latest in educational research on retention, engagement and learning, Fidelis' elegant set of tools delivers a...

2014-02-06 08:36:02

Among top 40 education innovators driving change to raise the bar in education SEATTLE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, is proud to announce that the Center for Digital Education has named several Apex Learning clients among the top 40 innovators in education in its 2013 Yearbook. Janice Manfredi, the senior program manager in the office of high school support at Boston Public...

2014-01-31 23:26:58

Allen Interactions garners 4 Omni Intermedia Awards for work with Google, Essilor, and University of Saudi Arabia. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Allen Interactions, an internationally-acclaimed custom training design, development, and strategic consulting firm, was recognized as a four-time winner of the Fall 2013 Omni Intermedia Awards. Allen Interactions garnered two silver awards for their work with Google on Google Now and Essilor’s APEX Sales Account Selling course....

2014-01-31 16:24:34

Independent evaluations confirm online courses adhere to best practices and national and state standards SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, has been approved as a provider of quality digital curriculum by leading education organizations across the country. The independent evaluations are based on criteria ranging from alignment with state and national standards to adherence to the...

2014-01-29 23:25:05

Studying Tutor.com’s one-to-one, online tutoring practices will improve tutoring and training programs provided by the Department of Defense for service members and students. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Tutor.com announced today that it has been selected by the Department of Defense (DoD) to help the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative (ADL) identify which specific instructional strategies and tactics can be used to improve existing and future tutoring and training...

2014-01-18 23:00:47

Blended learning is the latest teaching methodology that boosts student’s learning outcomes through the use of technology. eReflect reveals it’s an approach still tormented with flaws. New York City, NY (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 Blended learning is a technology-mediated learning method which allows the use of computers and other technologies in education. Blended learning is considered by many schools across the US as the next best thing in education. It’s a promising method that...

2014-01-16 23:03:23

Orleans Parish School Board, Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Southern University at New Orleans, and Connections Education announce a new blended public school. The tuition-free college preparatory academy will combine classroom-based and online instruction for students in New Orleans. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Connections Education, Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), and Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) are pleased to announce that students in New Orleans,...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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