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2014-10-31 23:04:49

One of 17 winners from more than 1,500 entries across the United States and 31 other countries to be recognized for "exemplary practices in using technology to support learning."

2014-09-29 23:00:13

SB 1177 protects online personal data created by students in California classrooms San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Common Sense, the nation's

2014-02-26 23:00:14

Interactive, multimedia iBooks Textbooks include student workbooks and teacher editions for grade bands K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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