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2014-09-29 23:13:49

Christopher R. Brigham, MD and Henry Bennett author new book, Living Abled and Healthy: Your Guide to Injury and Illness Recovery, which tackles poor health outcomes and needless disability with innovative insights and specific solutions. (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Each day countless individuals face poor health outcomes and needless disability. A new book, Living Abled and Healthy: Your Guide to Injury and Illness Recovery, tackles these issues with innovative insights and specific...

2014-09-26 23:01:48

The benefits of speed reading are numerous, from faster knowledge acquisition to enhanced emotional intelligence. Speed reading can be the key to a person’s success and fulfillment. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 eReflect, developer of 7 Speed Reading™ software, hopes to raise awareness of the benefits of speed reading with its latest blog post, “Speed Read Books And See How It Affects Your Life.” In this blog post, the editors of eReflect outline the ways speed...

2014-09-25 23:13:38

ERTP Clinicians Jane Baker and Dr. Wayne Wilson presented “Treating Adolescents in the Residential Milieu” at the 26th annual ATTACh (Association for the Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children) conference in Orlando last week. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 It is almost impossible to ascribe every adolescent behavioral problem to a single cause, but feelings of abandonment resulting from family-related problems such as divorce, persistent quarreling, and...

2014-09-24 23:10:17

Just in time for the Back-to-School season, Clarity Innovations has authored a book for K-12 educators entitled, “Personalized Learning: A Guide for Engaging Students with Technology” and published by the International Society of Technology in Education (“ISTE”), available at their website. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 With investments in instructional materials, textbooks, and technology by K-12 schools in the United States topping $13 billion annually, educators...

2014-09-24 23:10:15

KDS and RBT develop new course, “Making Student Thinking Visible” New York, NY (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Knowledge Delivery Systems(KDS) and Research for Better Teaching(RBT) have joined forces to create “Making Student Thinking Visible” (MSTV), an in-depth online course. The leading pedagogical practices of Jonathan Saphier, Ed.D. —author of The Skillful Teacher, now in its sixth edition—are brought to life in this interactive professional development course for K-12...

2014-09-23 23:08:25

Interactive Achievement Launches a Comprehensive Data Tool for K-12 Roanoke, Virginia (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Interactive Achievement is pleased to announce that its onTRAC Assessment Management System™ and TRACBook Longitudinal Data System® will be integrated into a new single sign-on onTRAC Instructional Improvement System™ (IIS) platform. The onTRAC IIS™ provides a single platform for educators to guide the details of classroom instruction decisions for a personalized...

2014-09-23 23:06:05

Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that it had reached an exclusive development and licensing agreement with privately held biopharmaceutical company, Cingulate Therapeutics (CTx), to support the development of a series of new prescription pharmaceutical products for the treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) using...

2014-09-23 08:27:41

WIXOM, Mich., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArtServe Michigan - the state's leading statewide arts and cultural advocacy organization - announced it has changed its name to Creative Many Michigan, effective immediately. The change to Creative Many Michigan emphasizes the evolution and inclusivity of the organization's work for arts, culture and creative and design industries in both for-profit and nonprofit sectors and broadens the function of its efforts as an economic development...

2014-09-22 12:28:37

EDGEWATER, Md., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Summit School's featured speaker at the Zelma Wynn Symposium will be Dr. Brian Butterworth, author and international expert on dyscalculia. The symposium will take place on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Summit's campus in Edgewater, MD. The symposium will address the neuroscience supporting dyscalculia, assessment, teacher intervention, technology enhanced learning, and parental/home support. Individuals with dyscalculia...

2014-09-18 23:10:04

Pinnacle Strategies to teach workshop in Houston where attendees will earn their Jonah certification and learn Theory of Constraints Thinking Processes. Plano, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Pinnacle Strategies, an international management consulting firm, will lead a three week workshop in Houston on October 6-9, 20-23 and November 3-6. After completion of this workshop, attendees will be an official "Jonah", recognized by the TOCICO. This hands-on workshop will show attendees...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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