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2014-09-23 08:26:52

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Masters in Education (http://www.topmastersineducation.com), a resource for educators looking to enhance their own educational foundation, has published a list of the top paying school districts in each state for first-year teachers. Topping the list is New York's Katona-Lewisboro School District, located just north of Long Island. While the cost of living in this region is exceptionally high, this district pays well above the second...

2014-09-22 23:07:33

Offering Employment Opportunity Scholarship for Eligible Candidates Montreal, QC (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Herzing College – Montreal is excited to announce that the college has formed a partnership with Comfort Keepers, and will be offering an Employment Opportunity Scholarship for a select number of eligible candidates. Comfort Keepers is a leader in home healthcare providers in Quebec, and is seeking to hire qualified professionals for employment in the Montreal region. Herzing...

2014-09-21 23:02:57

Western Texas College begins men's and women's fall sports seasons. Snyder, TX (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Western Texas College Westerners fall sports teams are on the pitch, on the course and on the court. Cross Country- Coach James Williams is leading the men's and women's Cross Country teams. Upcoming regional meets at the end of October will determine what student athletes will qualify for nationals. On the WTC women's team Camira Haughton from Jamaica and...

2014-09-19 08:27:53

Investment Round Led by New School Ventures, Crosslink Capital and Runa Capital with Participation From Top Education-Focused Backers Kapor Capital, Imagine K12, Romulus Capital and EdMentor VC SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SchoolMint, the leading provider of mobile and online enrollment and school choice systems for K-12 public, charter and private schools, announced that it has raised $2.2 million in Seed financing. This funding was led by New School Ventures Fund,...

2014-09-18 20:22:02

Fraternity to host panel discussion on mentoring the next generation of black youth at the 44th Annual Legislative Conference of the Congressional Black Caucus WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As controversy swirls around football stars Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson, International President Jonathan Mason of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (PBS) is challenging each of the fraternity's 650 chapters--about 150,000 members--to organize community conversations across the...

2014-09-18 12:35:20

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States is joining an international student competition for robot design for the first time this year, and on Saturday, Sept. 27, Lawrence Technological University (LTU) in Southfield, Michigan, will host the first-ever national championships to determine who will represent their country at the World Robot Olympiad (WRO). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/147035 The Olympiad started in Singapore in...

2014-09-18 12:27:52

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel P. Elwell, an accomplished advancement executive and sales and marketing professional, has been appointed Vice President for University Advancement at New Jersey City University (NJCU). He will also serve as executive director of the New Jersey City University Foundation, Inc. Mr. Elwell will lead NJCU's fundraising, communications and marketing efforts. He joined the University's senior management team on September 3...

2014-09-18 12:25:26

President Mason joins a stellar group of international leaders to serve as Grand Marshall for one of the country's longest running parades and festival. This year's event is celebrating its 45th year in existence. NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan A. Mason Sr., International President of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (PBS) has been selected to serve as the Grand Marshall of Harlem's historic African American Day Parade. The parade and festival, one of the country's...

2014-09-17 23:05:53

Burgeoning reading company’s news-as-nonfiction learning platform attracts more than 20,000 new teachers and students per school day. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Newsela, the education technology company that is using nonfiction to transform K-12 literacy, announced today it has raised $4.1 million in a Series A investment round led by Owl Ventures. The Knight Foundation and a number of individual investors, including Ron Beller and Jennifer Moses, Shawn and Brook Byers,...

2014-09-16 08:25:19

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine announced today the results of The Princeton Review's annual survey that names the top 25 undergraduate schools and top 25 graduate schools offering the best programs for entrepreneurship studies in the nation. From more than 2,000 schools that The Princeton Review surveyed in 2014 for this project, Babson College in Massachusetts earned the #1 spot on the undergraduate entrepreneurship programs...


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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
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