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2014-10-15 23:12:22

Offering outreach to those seeking disability benefits without attorney fees. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Resource Corporation of America has recently acquired Disability Benefits and is expanding their Disability Unit to reach a broader market. The much-anticipated expansion will allow RCA the opportunity to offer a non-attorney service and personal assistance to people who are pursuing disability benefits beyond just the patients identified at their healthcare partner...

2014-10-15 12:26:27

Leading nonprofit publishes position paper with support from the Goizueta Foundation COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Junior Achievement USA(®), the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young people to own their economic success, has just published a critical issues paper highlighting key findings from an education summit on preparing youth for the workforce. The paper, "Are Students Prepared for the Workplace? New Tools for a New Generation,"...

2014-10-14 23:09:08

Help IT align more closely to corporate strategy. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 A comprehensive executive coaching program helping corporate leaders inspire teams to set and reach personal goals, increase performance and align more closely to overall strategy was announced today by Pathways Consulting Group. Pathways one of the New York metropolitan area’s leading delivery partners for IT transformation. Announcement of the new initiative was made by Pathways President Jeff Giovinazzo. The...

2014-10-10 23:03:37

With an estimated one in four adults or 26.2% of the population suffering from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year, it’s time to erase the societal stigmas that have been placed on mental illness. As part of Mental Illness Week, Dr. Prakash Masand, a psychiatrist who is a former consulting professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Duke University and the founder and CEO of Global Medical Education, says the only way to erase these societal stigmas is to understand...

2014-10-10 23:01:22

Speed reading helps people learn faster than average. This has many positive outcomes for the speed reader, because they will be more knowledgeable and professional, and always being one step ahead of others. eReflect discusses other benefits of learning to speed read in a recent article. New York City. NY (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 Speed reading program designer eReflect discusses the impact of speed reading online content in their latest 7 Speed Reading™ blog post, “Speed Reading...

2014-10-10 08:22:57

PETERBOROUGH, N.H., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore Math is a true breakthrough in math instruction. It has been proven to radically transform math instruction by helping students improve their skills in critical thinking, math vocabulary, algebra, problem solving, computation, and mental math. Now, Staff Development for Educators invites educators to discover how this method can increase student achievement and build practical applications in the classroom. Staff...

2014-10-09 23:06:27

Prakash Masand, MD, who is a former consulting professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Duke University, a New York City psychiatrist, and the founder and CEO of Global Medical Education (GME), says that ADHD is not just bad behavior, but a serious psychiatric illness which can have devastating consequences to individuals, families, and society as a whole. As part of Mental Illness Week, he offers the facts below about ADHD in an effort to help shed light on this debilitating...

2014-10-09 23:02:20

eReflect and Ultimate Spelling™ host an interview with Dr Michael Kindler, a high school principal, in which they discuss how digital technology is the medium to effective learning in the 21st century. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Dr. Michael Kindler is a proponent of Ed Tech as the only modern, valid way of promoting learning in schools. At his school, Mount Stromlo High School in Canberra, classes are exclusively taught with the help of digital technology and other tools...

2014-10-09 04:20:56

PHILADELPHIA, October 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) today announced that it has received further guidance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the regulatory path for SHP 465 (triple-bead mixed amphetamine salts MAS), an investigational oral stimulant medication being evaluated as a potential treatment for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults. On April 25, 2014, in written correspondence, the FDA responded to...

2014-10-08 12:32:38

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Questar Assessment, Inc. (Questar), a leading educational assessment provider for states, school districts, and higher education institutions, announced today that Keith Koch has joined the organization as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). A recognized national expert on how people interact with virtual environments, Koch will apply his deep understanding of user-centered design to lead ongoing product development while...


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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin