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2014-08-28 23:16:46

Scientific Minds provides English language proficiency strategies for its Science Starter products. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Scientific Minds has recently added English language proficiency strategies to its middle school and high school Science Starter products. These strategies help teachers address the English language proficiency (ELP) standards that many states have developed or are in the process of developing in order to address career and college readiness for English...

2014-08-01 23:01:01

Clark County, Nevada, joins an increasing number of school districts using Reading Horizons Elevate™ with English Language Learners. North Salt Lake, UT (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 What began as a one-off implementation of Reading Horizons Elevate™ at a high school in Clark County, Nevada, has grown to district-wide adoption of the results-driven reading program. This coming school year, Clark County School District will implement Reading Horizons Elevate™ in 117 middle and high...

2014-07-31 23:01:13

Rose State College is offering English as a Second Language (ESL) workshops beginning in the fall semester, including tutoring for both students and members of the community. The classes are offered as a community service at no cost to the student. http://www.rose.edu/esl Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Fall sessions for Rose State College's English As a Second Language workshop at its campus in Oklahoma City begin Monday, August 25th. The goal is to help students at Rose who...

2014-06-19 23:01:52

New innovative classes draw ESL language students to Victor College. Victor College has a new six level ESL program that will help students learn English. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 There are a plethora of ESL language schools in downtown Vancouver and international students have a lot of choice. However, one college is garnering a lot of attention. Victor College has a new six level ESL program that will help students to learn English and develop a career pathway at the same...

2014-06-18 23:09:44

Membean, Inc., a provider of “durable learning” educational products, invites all AP English teachers, coordinators, counselors and administrators to booth #325 at the AP Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA to learn about how Membean is reinventing the teaching of English vocabulary. Beaverton, OR (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Membean, Inc. (http://membean.com) will be exhibiting in booth #325 at the AP Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA July 9 - 12, 2014. All AP English teachers,...

2014-06-16 00:21:05

Dual-teaching model rarely employed, but can aid in gaining contextualization, learning terminology for those on cusp of college-level coursework DENVER, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CCA, a Colorado community college, has a diverse population on two Colorado campuses. It includes students from more than 60 countries speaking 71 different languages in its ESL program alone. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140612/117343) So, when an overwhelming majority of these...

2014-05-24 23:02:08

SMATOOS is proud to announce the launch of “Speak Real English,” the latest release in its BeNative line of English learning applications. Seoul, South Korea (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 After the successful releases of BeNative apps in Korean, Japanese, and Chinese, SMATOOS is expanding its service with Speak Real English, an “English to English” learning application that helps English language learners practice through video lessons. With this app, SMATOOS hopes to provide an...

2014-05-20 12:29:44

LONDON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Electronic Shelf Labels Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/networking/wireless/global_electronic_shelf_labels_market_2014_2018.htmlTechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Electronic Shelf Labels market to grow at a CAGR of 18.03 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the reduction in labor costs....

2014-04-07 15:58:22

Boston College researchers find barriers to use of science teaching method A survey of science teachers finds they support a new approach to science education, but they struggle to believe that all students are capable of exploring science using a method called argumentation, according to researchers from the Lynch School of Education at Boston College. Furthermore, teachers in low-income schools said the pressure to meet testing requirements curbs the use of argumentation in their...

2014-03-18 23:30:20

Ballard & Tighe, Publishers releases Word Raider: Quest - a learning game that teaches academic language and vocabulary using animation and picture-based problems to support its listening, speaking, reading, and writing exercises. The combination of linguistic and non-linguistic activities, game-based learning, and live-graded assignments work to engage students while enabling deeper understanding and retention. Brea, CA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Ballard & Tighe, Publishers announced...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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