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2013-09-16 23:02:58

Speak with Kari Arfstrom, Executive Director of the Flipped Learning Network, and Mickey Revenaugh, Executive Vice President of Connections Learning by Pearson. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Flipped Learning is one of the most discussed learning methods in classrooms today, in which instruction moves from a teacher-centered classroom to a student-centered learning environment. When is it appropriate to “flip” the traditional classroom model and how can teachers effectively...

2013-09-10 23:00:40

The Children’s Dream Fund celebrates the fact that 81 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to fulfilling sick kids’ dreams. A multi-channel, integrated campaign was developed to promote the achievement. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 The Children’s Dream Fund has a reason to celebrate! Tampa Bay’s local, independent wish granting organization, based in Tampa Bay, stands out as a model of efficiency. According to their most recent 990 tax return the Children’s...

2013-08-27 23:17:22

After more than two decades leading Youth Town in serving thousands of young men and their families, Executive Director Nick Pappas has announced plans step down as director and serve as a regional ambassador for the West Tennessee nonprofit. A board committee is conducting the search for Pappas’ successor. Jackson, Tennessee (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 After more than two decades leading Youth Town in serving thousands of young men and their families, Executive Director Nick Pappas has...

2013-08-16 23:17:10

Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett and ACLU of Iowa's Executive Director Ben Stone will speak at an event commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington on Saturday, August 24th at the African American Museum of Iowa from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The event is hosted by the African American Museum of Iowa, Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Peoples Church, Diversity Focus, and the Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB)...

2013-07-31 23:31:23

HHI and HealthPhone team up to bring mobile education to millions of Indian mothers. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Hands to Hearts International (HHI) announced today a partnership with HealthPhone to provide educational content to mothers of children age 0 to 3 in India. The video provides a portion of HHI’s mother training which has had a powerful impact on the lives of some of the world’s most disadvantaged infants.     “This is great news for millions...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.