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2014-09-04 23:13:33

In-depth training class on Color Grading in DaVinci Resolve designed to provide intensive, advanced look at professional color grading software. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 In response to overwhelming demand following their free mini-workshop on basic color grading in DaVinci Resolve, Jacksonville Film Workshops presents a full-day, in-depth training workshop for advanced students who want to learn more about one of the most powerful pieces of color-correction...

2014-08-19 23:05:39

Integrated solution fully automates transfer credit evaluation process and puts students on a fast track to graduation. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 OnBase by Hyland and Parchment, a leader in the exchange of electronic credentials, have partnered to simplify the manner in which schools send and receive student transcripts, accelerating the evaluation process, reducing paper costs and increasing security. The strategic end-to-end transcript solution helps any institution receive,...

2014-05-29 23:16:50

Graphic illustrates long hours, stress faculty undergo while preparing and grading finals. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 While students are putting in long hours studying for final exams, a new infographic reveals faculty are working just as hard preparing and grading the exams their students are taking. The EDvantage, a free online resource hub for educators, releases an infographic highlighting the habits of higher education faculty members during finals week. The infographic...

Your High School Grade Point Average Could Affect Your Income
2014-05-19 03:08:44

University of Miami A team of researchers led by Michael T. French, professor of health economics at the University of Miami (UM), finds that high school grade point average (GPA) is a strong predictor of future earnings. The findings, published recently in the Eastern Economic Journal, show that a one-point increase in high school GPA raises annual earnings in adulthood by around 12 percent for men and 14 percent for women. Although previous studies have found a relationship between...

2014-05-06 08:38:08

Significant jump in inquiries for new work; slight decline in billings; more firms plan to hire. WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Landscape architecture firms are reporting overall stability, according to the American Society of Landscape Architects' first quarter 2014 Business Quarterly survey. The survey indicated a quarter-to-quarter surge in inquiries from potential clients for new work, with a slight dip in billable hours. Hiring plans grew slightly from the last...

2014-03-20 23:29:24

Fitness enthusiasts looking for a new and challenging workout can now climb, do vertical, suspension, and resistance training all at one station Lancaster, PA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The Freedom Climber is an innovative rotating climbing wall that provides all the benefits of climbing in a safe and fun environment. It is the climber’s weight and action of climbing that causes the rotation. A non-motorized mechanism controls the rotational speed. As the climber climbs upward, the rotating...

2014-03-12 04:22:46

Educators share rubrics and lesson plans designed to help improve classroom instruction and evaluate student assignments OAKLAND, Calif., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced Teaching Tools, an online resource for instructors at all levels to share rubrics and lesson plans with their colleagues. Teaching Tools already has more than 40 items, including rubrics aligned to the Common Core State Standards, and...

2014-03-05 12:31:11

New functionality allows educators to provide feedback on presentations, performances, mathematical formulas and more OAKLAND, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced new functionality that allows instructors across the curriculum to check student submissions for originality and provide rich, meaningful feedback on virtually any type of assignment. Students and instructors using Turnitin can now submit any...

2014-02-20 12:31:31

District-wide license supported by custom training program helps instructors improve student evaluation across diverse population OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced that Phoenix Union High School District has licensed Turnitin for its sixteen high schools, allowing teachers in every discipline to check the work of more than 27,000 students for originality, as well as grade assignments and...

2014-02-05 08:35:02

Findings from over 1,000 U.S. colleges and universities over five-year period reveal significant reduction of unoriginal writing and rapid adoption of online grading. OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced a new study analyzing the impact of plagiarism prevention and online grading technology at U.S. institutions of higher education. The study shows that schools using Turnitin reduced unoriginal writing by...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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