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2014-09-16 12:25:54

LEAWOOD, Kan., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peers for Progress, a program of the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation, today announced the publication of its latest report, "Global Evidence for Peer Support: Humanizing Health Care". The report compiles research presented at a recent conference hosted by Peers for Progress and the National Council of La Raza. The conference brought together international leaders in health care and public health to discuss the...

2014-09-16 08:39:44

Independent Study Shows Students in a Variety of Class Formats Performed Better BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- College students who used Cengage Learning's Skills Assessment Manager (SAM) demonstrated better Microsoft application skill proficiency than students who did not use the program, according to an independent study by Project Tomorrow, a national education nonprofit organization. SAM, an interactive online learning environment designed to support student mastery of Microsoft...

2014-09-14 23:02:26

United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties Joins NEW Academy Canoga Park to Kick-Off an Innovative, Inclusive Reading Experience for Students Reading Best-Selling Novel "Out of My Mind" Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) has aligned with NEW Academy Canoga Park (NACP) to create an inclusive, true-to-life, school-wide literary experience for students reading...

2014-09-12 23:04:05

The ongoing proliferation of technology has changed the way our educators teach, how students learn, and the way teachers and students communicate. Mediaplanet today announces distribution of its third cross-platform edition of “Classroom Technology,” inspiring readers to take action in supporting the nation’s rapidly changing learning environments and highlighting the need to provide teachers with the skills necessary to utilize these technologies. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 12,...

2014-09-11 23:13:21

United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties Joins New Academy Canoga Park to Kick-Off an Innovative, Inclusive Reading Experience for Students Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 WHAT: United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) aligns with New Academy Canoga Park (NACP) to create an inclusive, true-to-life school-wide literary experience for students reading Susan Draper’s best-selling novel "Out of My...

2014-09-11 23:10:10

Peer Support Center expansion continues throughout NE Louisiana Monroe, LA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 NE Delta HSA is expanding its innovative behavioral health and primary care integration work by including Peer Support programs in its innovative business model. This model actively promotes the development of integrated primary and behavioral health services to better address the needs of individuals with mental health and substance use conditions, whether seen in specialty behavioral...

2014-09-11 12:24:51

NYC Digital Innovation Company Adds Two Leaders and Makers to Meet Growing Business Needs NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable, leading independent business, product and brand innovation company, has brought on two new senior staffers to add firepower and bench strength to their existing Senior Leadership Team. Joining Makeable are Brent Pruner as Experience Director, and Emily Khalil as Project Management Director. Both will report to Founders Michael Kantrow and Tom...

2014-09-10 23:04:41

Student journalists can win up to $500 for themselves and their school publications by using ZapVM to create and share Zap videos that enhance or promote their high school periodical or yearbook stories, features, articles or ads. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Jigsaw Informatics, Inc.™ (“Jigsaw”), a Diamond Sponsor of the Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association (JEA/NSPA) National High School Journalism Convention to be held November...

2014-09-10 12:24:31

Transformational Literacy: Making the Common Core Shift with Work That Matters NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the country grapples with adopting higher academic standards in order to improve student achievement, Expeditionary Learning - an education leader with two decades of success transforming classrooms in order to achieve deeper student learning and performance - is launching a new resource for teachers, to help them leverage the higher-bar standards and engage, challenge,...

2014-09-09 23:11:53

Two-year training pack developed by Dylan Wiliam and Siobhán Leahy makes groundbreaking classroom formative assessment available for schools across the United States and Canada. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The Embedding Formative Assessment Professional Development Pack for establishing teacher learning communities, developed by internationally acclaimed education researcher Dylan Wiliam and experienced school administrator Siobhán Leahy, is now available...


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