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2014-08-19 23:02:57

Creative educators pilot projects with science and technology focus Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 With back to school shopping in full swing, moms and dads are working hard to fill the supply list even when money is tight. They are not the only ones feeling the pinch this fall; educators are also struggling to find resources for students, especially in low-income and minority-majority school districts. In some schools, this struggle is a crucible where creativity flourishes....

2014-05-05 16:21:48

Washington, D.C. Elementary school rewarded with $5,000 prize for their environmental stewardship WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DOLE Fruit Bowls(®) and Captain Planet Foundation (CPF) are excited to announce that Washington DC's School Within School is the Grand Prize Winner of the DOLE Fruit Bowls & Captain Planet Foundation's Learning Garden Challenge. School Within School at Goding will receive $5,000, a one-year supply of DOLE Fruit Bowls and a...

2014-04-29 08:21:34

LUNENBURG, NS, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Class Afloat- West Island College International is celebrating a rich 30-year history of life-changing experiential education for youth with an academic voyage that covers 18,000 nautical miles (33,000 km). The school's 2014-15 student crew will explore some of the world's most interesting and diverse cultures and natural settings in Europe, the Mediterranean, West Africa, the Caribbean and South America. Founded in 1984, Class Afloat...

2014-04-24 23:04:07

PCS Edventures!.com, Inc. (PCSV), a leading provider of K-12 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) today announced the release of our new 3DIC™ (3D Interactive Curriculum) developed through a strategic partnership with Curious Media. Combining gaming with interactive curriculum will be a powerful tool to help students develop the skills and critical thinking needed for success in the innovation economy on a mobile platform. Boise, ID (PRWEB) April...

2014-04-13 23:00:24

DMG Productions explores advancements in therapeutic outdoor adventures. St. George, UT (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Expedition Therapy announced that it will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr., airing later this year 2014, via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA. Expedition Therapy is an exciting, challenging therapeutic outdoor adventure experience designed for young adults, age 18 and up, who want to move forward in life. Innovations will explore...

2014-02-27 23:28:45

Cisco volunteers contributed to enhancing STEM education through building the nonprofit's 500,000th learning kit. This milestone, which comes during a time of increasing demand for the kits, signifies their popularity and the effectiveness of hands-on learning for math, science, and other STEM courses. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 RAFT, (Resource Area For Teaching) the San Jose-based nonprofit organization committed to teaching the next generation of thinkers and innovators...

2014-02-21 23:24:35

AT&T Florida has contributed more than $400,000 over the past four years to provide applied learning opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math for students throughout the state in partnership with the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations with a goal increasing interest in STEM careers. (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Understanding how classroom curriculum translates into STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers can be a critical component for engaging...

2014-02-05 08:23:16

Canadian students compete to win prizes while learning to understand energy OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Over 1,200 classrooms across Canada are about to embark on the Classroom Energy Diet Challenge (CEDC), a three-month long national energy efficiency competition to help youth understand where energy comes from, how it's used and how to manage energy resources. The competition is divided into three streams with many prizes: Classroom Challenge, where registered classes from...

2014-01-21 23:29:32

Resource Area For Teaching, headquartered in Silicon Valley, and New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning have joined forces to benefit STEM teaching for educators and students. (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Resource Area For Teaching (RAFT) and The New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are collaborating to bring complementary resources together to support educators who use Progressive Math Initiative (PMI®) and Progressive Science Initiative (PSI®). Now the time and...

2013-11-11 23:19:41

Leading educational research and data organization gathers industry leaders to discuss technology’s impact on student learning outcomes. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Educational leaders who guide the paths of more than 5 million teachers and students gathered this week to discuss how to create 21st century learning environments that utilize the most effective and modern tools in learning. The pinnacle of the event was the unveiling of an updated version of...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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