Latest Classroom Stories

2010-01-27 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ovation TV announced the launch of a national arts education initiative at an event for NY City teachers held at the New York Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

2009-11-03 11:33:00

DENTON, Texas, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- eInstruction, a premier global provider of learning technology, today announced the judging panel of its third annual Classroom Makeover Video Contest.

2009-08-03 09:44:00

RURAL HALL, N.C., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Hendrick Construction, Inc.

2009-07-28 09:12:00

SUWANEE, Ga., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyVision, a Steelcase company, recently unveiled the newest members of the eno interactive family of classroom solutions.

2009-07-23 16:15:00

WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB), a global leader in education technology, today announced the general availability of Echo360 lecture capture as an integrated offering within the Blackboard Learn((TM)) platform.

2009-06-29 07:41:00

- Next-generation technology unveiled at NECC 2009 - DENTON, Texas, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- eInstruction(TM), a premier global provider of learning technology, today announced its next-generation student response technology -- vClicker Mobile Edition and the CPS Pulse -- two products that will change the way teachers and students engage in the classroom.

2009-02-20 10:52:48

A nationwide study of first grade classrooms finds that while many teachers create positive social environments in the classroom, most provide inadequate instructional support. The report is published in the March issue of The Elementary School Journal.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.