Latest Education in Massachusetts Stories

2014-08-14 12:20:43

Aviation Maintenance School Expanding Reach Into Community BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From Friday August 15th, through Sunday August 24th, the National Aviation Academy New England (NAA-NE) will be represented, at the Marshfield Fair. This is NAA's first appearance at the Marshfield Fair, and will be an experience filled with fun and excitement for visitors of all ages. The Academy's sponsorship at the fair is one driven by a desire to give back to the...

2014-03-20 23:03:12

Porter and Chester Institute, a career training school with its own practical nursing program, offers its expertise on the profession in an easy-to-read infographic. Rocky Hill, CT (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Porter and Chester Institute has crafted an informative new infographic targeted to those who may be interested in becoming a practical nurse. Designed to answer questions for prospective students and nurses, the infographic gives an overview of what practical nurses in Connecticut can...

2014-02-04 23:04:56

Porter and Chester Institute creates Infographic for students considering a career in Electronics Systems Technology. Rocky Hill, CT (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Porter and Chester Institute, a career school with more than 60 years of experience training the workforce of New England, has reached out to those who may be interested in the field of electronics systems technology with an informative and easy-to-read Infographic that is likely to answer the most common questions of prospective...

2013-11-18 23:29:45

In partnership with RedHawk Aero LLC, Brown Aviation Lease launches its all-in consumption model for flight training aircraft with National Aviation Academy, Texas State Technical College and Executive Flyers Aviation. Bedford, MA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 “Aircraft affordability and access to quality flight training equipment challenge 90 percent of flight training organizations,” states Michael Goulian, Red Bull World Series Air Race pilot and Owner of New England based flight...

2013-10-02 23:31:10

Moran will work closely with Founder and CEO Gerald Chertavian; role of President created to lead and manage Year Up’s continued growth and guide the organization to performance excellence Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Year Up announced today the appointment of Garrett Moran in the newly created position of President, effective October 28th. As President, Moran will report to Year Up’s Founder and CEO, Gerald Chertavian and will be directly accountable for all elements of Year...

2008-09-27 00:00:32

OUR OPINION Half the state's public schools, including 58 in our region, are not meeting mandated progress benchmarks, but to dumb down the standards and toss out the MCAS test, as some are suggesting, would be setting education reform - and our children's future - back decades. Under the federal No Child Left Behind Act, public schools and districts have to show annual progress toward the goal of grade- level proficiency for all students by 2014, a scant five years from now. On the...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'