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2014-03-06 23:02:12

FLVS Global, a trusted provider of 6th to 12th grade online learning solutions, will host a free webinar offering tips and strategies on how to safeguard academic integrity in online courses. The webinar, which is aimed at teachers and administrators, is open to the public and will take place at 1 p.m. ET on Wed., April 9, 2014. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 FLVS Global, a trusted provider of 6th to 12th grade online learning solutions, will host a free webinar offering tips and...

2014-03-05 23:01:57

Baltimore edtech company An Estuary and NYC edtech platform eduClipper announced today a partnership to deliver online professional development bringing social media and Common Core together in a blended learning environment for educators. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Baltimore edtech company An Estuary and NYC edtech platform eduClipper announced today a partnership to deliver online professional development bringing social media and Common Core together in a blended learning...

2014-03-05 12:29:55

Independent Panel of Judges Names 15 Award Recipients SALT LAKE CITY, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instructure today announced at SXSWedu in Austin, Texas, the winners of Canvas Grants, a program that awards $100,000 in education grants to spur technological innovation from within the education community. The program provides $50,000 for K-12 initiatives and $50,000 for select projects in higher education. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121101/SF04201LOGO "Our goal is to fuel...

2014-03-03 23:21:35

Full-time, tuition-free, virtual and blended public schools serve students in grades K-12; in-person and online information sessions underway for families to learn more about online education Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Enrollment for the 2014-15 school year is officially open for online and blended schools supported by Connections Education, a leading, fully accredited provider of high-quality, highly accountable virtual K-12 schooling. Connections presently serves students in...

2014-02-27 23:32:55

Netop Introduces Vision Pro Learning Center for Web-based Assessment Portland, Ore (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Netop, the worldwide leader in classroom management software, today released the Vision Pro Learning Center, a new feature of its bestselling classroom management software program designed to support the growing number of flipped and blended classrooms around the country. Now with version 8.5 of Vision Pro, educators have access to the Vision Pro Learning Center, a web-based...

2014-02-19 23:03:48

Three Books Delve Deeply into Fundamentals of Successfully Designing and Delivering Online and Hybrid Learning Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 There is a lot of enthusiasm for the educational benefits of online and hybrid learning environments, but even today’s most experienced and tech-savvy educators may be overwhelmed by the task of developing and implementing these new instructional models. Today the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) launched a...

2014-02-17 23:04:48

Instructional Designers will learn to incorporate gaming into training projects by aligning gaming elements to classic ID theories. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The buzzword of the moment is "gamification". What does this mean for instructional designers? Is it possible to blend tried and true theories of instructional design while meeting the needs of your learner population and stakeholders who are begging for games? Does gamification of e-learning even make sense...

2014-02-17 23:04:22

Connections Learning by Pearson welcomes Alex Lown and Kayleigh Weeks to talk about their role as “Success Coaches” for students in blended high schools. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Blended learning programs that provide students with a combination of online and on-site instruction are not just providing new ways for students to learn—they are also creating new roles for educators. “Across the country at blended schools, we are now seeing professional Success Coaches...

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...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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