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2014-08-27 08:32:12

Market growth driven by rebounding sales to larger U.S. organizations and expanding role of the LMS OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bersin by Deloitte today announced new research that anticipates spending on learning management systems (LMS) will grow 21 percent to more than $2.5 billion in 2014, an increase of 52 percent over spending levels of just two years ago. Detailed findings are included in Bersin by Deloitte's new research report, The Definitive Buyer's Guide to the...

2014-08-26 23:18:09

WCET is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 WCET Outstanding Work award: Capella University, Colorado Technical University, Excelsior College, Northern Virginia Community College, and University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Since 2004, the WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) has been presenting the WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) award to colleges, universities, and organizations who are implementing exceptionally creative,...

2014-08-26 23:17:30

The Top 100 Learning Organizations from Public and Private Sectors Convene to Celebrate Excellence Corona, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The Elearning! Media Group announced the Learning! 100 top learning organizations for 2014 at the Annual Learning! 100 Awards Dinner & Reception held last night at the Hilton at the Anaheim Convention Center. The awards program is hosted by Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, and honors the top global 100 learning organizations across the...

2014-08-26 23:15:29

Common Core Coach assists elementary school teachers and students implement English Language Arts assessments. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Eminence Elementary School in Eminence, Kent. improved student English language arts (ELA) scores in its third and fourth grade classes after using Common Core Coach from producer of critically acclaimed K-12 texts and interactive digital tools, Triumph Learning. The school district selected the program as their primary teaching tool to assist...

2014-08-26 23:14:42

TOPICS Entertainment presents The Flashcard (http://www.theflashcard.org/), a blog for language educators. This post recommendes two online resources for language learning from the U.S. Foreign Service Institute and BBC. Renton, Washington (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 TOPICS Entertainment (http://www.topics-ent.com), sponsor of TheFlashcard.org— a Blog for Language Educators—is pleased to announce the latest post, “Old, New and (Gratis) Online Resources for Language Teachers.” The post...

2014-08-26 12:33:55

Minnesota Virtual Academy, iQ Academy Minnesota and Insight School of Minnesota Offer Individualized, Tuition-Free Learning HOUSTON, Minn., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Picture the first day of school: Carefully chosen outfits, crisp school supplies and big smiles all around. Kids pose for pictures and pause for hugs before hopping on a bus to begin another year of learning. For students who attend Minnesota's online high schools, the first day of school is just the same - but...

2014-08-26 12:32:57

With the release of SlideAlloy, iSpring introduces the game-changing technology that provides instant publishing of PowerPoint presentations to YouTube ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSpring Solutions, Inc. presents the brand-new iSpring SlideAlloy, easy-to-use and powerful PowerPoint to video converter. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139664 iSpring SlideAlloy is extremely easy to master as it simply adds a tab to the PowerPoint ribbon and provides instant...

2014-08-26 12:31:51

A game-changer in learning, adaptive learning solutions result in higher pass rates, completion rates and retention - and McGraw-Hill Education's solutions are leading the way NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back-to-school season is here, and parents and students are looking for resources to make this school year the best one yet. To get a leg up this academic year, students and parents need to know three words: adaptive learning technology....

2014-08-26 12:26:55

100,000 students in 12 districts to use Cengage Learning's NGL reading and language arts programs BOSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 100,000 middle and high school students in Florida will use learning materials from National Geographic Learning (NGL) when they return to school this Fall. The state's three largest school districts - Miami-Dade, Broward County and Hillsborough County - and nine other districts in the state, have adopted NGL's Inside and/or Edge reading and...

2014-08-25 23:06:55

Philip Steitz to Serve as Chief Technology Officer; Leslie Sobon Named as Vice President, Marketing Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced that Philip Steitz and Leslie Sobon have joined the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Vice President, Marketing, respectively. Steitz will be responsible for leading the company’s technology vision and strategy and Sobon will be responsible for...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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