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2012-12-27 05:02:49

Lingua Health, a nationwide Speech-Language Pathology agency, will be hosting "The Power of Communication" on January 31, 2013, from 4:00pm-6:10pm. This CEU event will be free of charge and is Lingua Health's first Continuing Education opportunity offered in the San Antonio area. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 Lingua Health, an ASHA CEU approved provider, is proud to announce their first Continuing Education Event at their San Antonio office in the Tuscany Heights Office Center...

2012-12-11 05:01:13

California´s preschools face a number of challenges in implementing a high quality math curriculum, according to an EdSource report released today, titled Math in a Child´s World: Policy and Practical Challenges for Preschool Mathematics. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 10, 2012 California´s preschools face a number of challenges in implementing a high quality math curriculum, according to an EdSource report released today, titled Math in a Child´s World: Policy and...

2012-12-05 05:00:24

Companies announce partnership to help students and young careerists obtain the skills and connections needed to succeed in today´s difficult job market. Halifax, NS, Canada and Carson City, NV, USA (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 Equals6, the professional social network for students, and YouTern, the online community that connects young talent with internships, mentors and career advice, today announced a partnership designed to help top, young job seekers find meaningful employment. The...

2012-08-21 22:18:11

Young children in lower-income families who live in high-cost areas don't do as well academically as their counterparts in low-cost areas, according to a new study. The study, by researchers at Child Trends and the University of California (UCLA), appears in the journal Child Development. "Among families with incomes below 300 percent of the federal poverty threshold–that's below $66,339 for a family of four–living in a region with a higher cost of living was related to...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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