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2011-07-15 00:00:35

ACE credit-recommended courses eligible for transfer credit at more than 2,100 accredited institutions Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 14, 2011 Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced that the American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for CourseConnectâ“ž¢, Pearson's award-winning suite of interactive online courses. The American Council on Education, the...

2011-07-14 10:22:00

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced that the American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for CourseConnect(TM), Pearson's award-winning suite of interactive online courses. The American Council on Education, the major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and a unifying voice on...

2011-06-07 10:04:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HighReach Learning®, a division of Carson-Dellosa Publishing, LLC, and a leader in educational resources and curricula for early childhood education, is pleased to announce that its highly acclaimed Curriculum for Pre-K has been approved by the West Virginia Office of Instruction for use by Universal Pre-K providers. "We are delighted that HighReach Learning's® Curriculum for Pre-K has been adopted by yet...

2011-05-27 00:00:27

PicoTurbine International is proud to announce STEM+ Curriculum, the latest development in its suite of green energy education offerings. The program is designed to deepen K-12 students' understanding of green technology across a multitude of disciplines using both hands-on and theoretical teachings. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) May 26, 2011 PicoTurbine International is proud to announce STEM+ Curriculum, the latest development in its suite of green energy education offerings. The program is...

2011-03-02 07:00:00

Lincoln Interactive develops engineering series for online learners MIDLAND, Pa., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even today with all of the attention that STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education is receiving, it is still difficult to find a quality curriculum that introduces the wide world of engineering to high school students. Often, choices in technology education curricula are limited to mechanical and automotive engineering, leaving out important...

2010-10-19 04:00:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Education report, "The Pennsylvania College Credit Transfer System: Helping Pennsylvania College Students Stay on Track to a College Degree," shows thousands of Pennsylvania college students benefiting from PA's transfer web portal, www.patrac.org. Released earlier this year, the report revealed that in 2009 alone students saved nearly $35.4 million. In the report, Dr. John Cavanaugh, Chancellor of the Pennsylvania...

2010-01-13 12:42:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- EdOptions (http://www.edoptions.com/), an award-winning educational technology company, is launching a new Spanish II course today for middle and high school students that will build upon the introductory language and culture material covered in Spanish I and expand students' knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090501/PH09613LOGO ) EdOptions recognizes that secondary language acquisition is...

2009-09-10 08:30:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arkansas Department of Higher Education and AcademyOne are pleased to announce new efforts to support students as they navigate their way to a college degree. Identifying affordable education options that lead to promising careers is more important than ever to students and families in today's uncertain economy. Joining forces with AcademyOne is just one of the many steps that Arkansas is taking to expand and illuminate affordable education...

2009-01-27 04:00:00

AcademyOne's CollegeTransfer.net solution will improve the way South Carolina students transfer credit among thirty-three South Carolina colleges and universities. WEST CHESTER, Pa., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education has awarded a multi-year contract to AcademyOne, Inc. to improve college transfer and articulation in South Carolina. AcademyOne will develop a South Carolina electronic web portal to assist students and support college and university...

2008-10-30 12:00:55

Every year, more than half a million students drop out of high school -- one student every 26 seconds. To address this critical challenge, Curriculum Advantage(TM) Inc. today introduces a new, research-based instructional model to help school districts reduce dropout rates; thereby increasing graduation rates. Developed for middle and high schools, the Preparing All Students for Success (PASS) Model is designed to identify struggling students and help every student reach graduation using...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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