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2014-08-28 23:14:51

iPad kiosks, tablet kiosks and conference room scheduling are being integrated on campuses across the nation. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Utilizing ArmorActives industry leading iPad kiosks and tablet enclosures, top universities and schools are now integrating mobile technology into the everyday interactions that students have around campus. As students are entering fall semester 2014, there are going to be more tablets and iPads coming with them than ever before....

2014-08-28 23:14:28

Former “Rugrats" CEO, Terry Thoren and his business partner Rudy Verbeeck are using instructional animated videos to model appropriate classroom behavior for students in Pre-K through 2nd Grade Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 To give educators a proven tool to kick off the new school year, WonderGrove Learn is offering free access to 20 Back-to-School instructional animations. “Research shows young children model their behavior after animated characters who they feel...

2014-08-28 23:14:09

EDUonGo to recreate site with new and improved features Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 MyVocubulary.com, a free online vocabulary site that provides vocabulary puzzles to K-12 schools, has partnered with EDUonGo Inc, a cloud-based platform that hosts online academies. MyVocabulary.com delivers vocabulary puzzles to over 25,000 schools looking to strengthen students’ reading comprehension and verbal skills with the use of Latin and Greek root-word study; all puzzle activities are...

2014-08-28 23:13:03

Naples Pathology will utilize the hc1 Healthcare Relationship Cloud™ to provide the highest level of client service to their providers and patients. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 hc1.com and Naples Pathology Associates, a cutting-edge pathology laboratory located in Naples, FL, announced that they will work together to transform the way that Naples Pathology Associates manages its client relationships. “As a small lab, our specialized staff is able to provide an extremely...

2014-08-28 23:12:56

3D printing education partnership aims to position Texas as a global leader in additive manufacturing. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 A new partnership to provide education in 3D printing technology and additive manufacturing has recently launched in Austin to position the State of Texas as a global leader in the 3D printing and additive manufacturing industry. The kick-off event to celebrate the partnership as well as upcoming 3D printing courses will be held on Wednesday,...

2014-08-28 23:11:46

Shmoop’s fresh content will engage students as they get over the back-to-school slump. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Summer is coming to a close, and everything’s about to kick into high gear again—but not without Shmoop’s help. Shmoop University (http://www.shmoop.com), a digital curriculum company that aims to make learning fun and accessible, has loads of new content ready for the 2014-2015 school year. Shmoop’s videos and Learning Guides cover all...

2014-08-28 23:11:37

Guerra, current councilmember and former mayor in Downey, CA and a member of the U.S. Army Advisory Board, is a strong supporter of the military and viewed his visit to Trident as a key opportunity to learn about what the university is doing to support the educational needs of active duty and transitioning military members. Cypress, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 On Thursday, August 14th, Trident University International (Trident) was pleased to host a visit from Mario A. Guerra, California...

2014-08-28 23:10:07

Jigsaw Academy is proud to announce the launch of their latest Data Analytics course titled 'Analytics for Beginners'. The course is really designed for just about anybody who wants to understand the fundamentals of analytics. Bangalore, India (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Jigsaw Academy, the premier online analytics training academy has launched a new beginner’s course rightly titled ‘Analytics for Beginners’. The 6-10 hour course is for anyone and everyone that wants to know...

2014-08-28 23:08:33

Learning management technology and collaborative communities of learning applications earn Rotary International, an Interactyx client, an award for best-in-class learning and development program. Bonita Springs, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Interactyx is honored to announce that Rotary International, a multi-year client of Interactyx’s learning management software, TOPYX®, was named a 2014 Learning! 100 award winner by Elearning! Media Group, publisher of Elearning! and Government...

2014-08-28 23:08:28

Telecom & Data's Back to School Communications Systems Safety Check List; Is Your School’s System Ready? Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Even after 17 years of school communications sales and service, I am still amazed at how many last minute calls we receive for replacing and repairing school intercom, paging and phone systems. This year,Telcom & Data has decided to put together a check list to help make sure your school is ready. Check each class room for functioning...


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Wampus cat (cougar)
2014-01-28 15:10:48

The Wampus cat comes from American folklore as a variation of a fierce cougar. It also is compared to the Ewah of Cherokee mythology. In the myth a woman covers herself with the skin of a cougar and spies on the men of the tribe. While the men are telling sacred stories around a fire, she is caught and turned into a half-woman, half-cat by the tribe’s medicine man. The Wampus cat supposedly still haunts the forests of east Tennessee. Other legends state the Wampus cat is the spirit of...

Algebra
2014-01-02 11:06:39

Algebra, from the Arabic al-jebr, meaning “reunion of broken parts”, is one of the wide-ranging parts of mathematics, combined with number theory, geometry, and analysis. Algebra can basically be considered as doing computations much like that of arithmetic with non-numerical mathematical objects. Initially, these objects were variables that represented either numbers that weren’t yet known or unspecified numbers, permitting one to state and prove properties that are true no matter...

Geometry
2014-01-02 10:21:51

Geometry is a branch of mathematics that is concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. A mathematician who works in the geometry field is called a geometer. Geometry arose independently in numerous early cultures as a body of practical knowledge concerning areas, lengths, and volumes, with elements of a formal mathematical science emerging in the West as early as Thales. By the 3rd century BC, geometry was put into an axiomatic form by...

Trigonometry
2014-01-02 10:09:07

Trigonometry, from the Greek trigonon, meaning triangle, and metron, meaning measure, is a branch of mathematics that studies the relationships involving lengths and angles of triangles. The field came about during the 3rd century BC from applications of geometry to astronomical studies. The 3rd century astronomers first noted that the lengths of the sides of a right triangle and the angles between those sides have fixed relationships: that is, if at least the length of one of those sides...

Applied Mathematics
2014-01-02 10:00:11

Applied mathematics is a branch of mathematics that focuses on mathematical methods that are usually used in science, engineering, business, and industry. Therefore, “applied mathematics” is a mathematical science with specialized knowledge. The term “applied mathematics” also explains the professional specialty in which mathematicians work on practical problems; as a profession focused on practical problems, applied mathematics focuses on the formulation and study of mathematical...

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