Latest Knowledge Is Power Program Stories

2014-05-06 08:21:52

MADISON, Wis., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first quarter of 2014, Madison-Kipp was awarded several new programs from new and existing customers. Anticipated annualized value in various markets are: -- $ 3MM - Recreational Vehicle Market - Engine Oil Reservoirs -- $ 2MM - Automotive Engine Components Madison-Kipp Corporation (MKC) is a leading producer of precision aluminum die castings, machined components, and system subassemblies for transportation and industrial end...

2014-03-10 23:22:39

Eighth-grade students from West Philadelphia will be experimenting with making and recycling bio-plastics. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Middle school students will gain real-life lab experience in materials science by playing and building with polymers as part of the University City Science Center STEAM Initiatives’ newest program, Polymer Play. Beginning in March, 15 students from KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School will go to the Science Center once a week to...

2014-02-10 08:32:04

Inaugural StudyMode Student Psyche Report finds today's students make educational decisions with their heads, not their hearts LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- StudyMode, an ed-tech company dedicated to helping students succeed in school, today announced the results of its inaugural Student Psyche Report. The study indicates that parents and educators may need to reframe their vision of students and their priorities. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140210/LA57925-INFO)...

2013-10-02 13:43:07

Ever since cruise lines first began building mock suites for passengers to try out before installing the rooms on ocean liners in the 1940s, businesses have been devising trial runs for a small number of consumers to test merchandise prior to mass production. Today, companies still make important changes based on this “usability testing” before taking their goods to the wider market, and researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are part of a team that says that...

2013-08-16 23:00:31

ExitTicket, a next generation real-time student response system, partners with schools, edtech apps and data integration providers to offer world class differentiated, personalized learning for students. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 ExitTicket, a real time student response system breaks out of the early adopter phase and officially launches this week with over 500 schools in all 50 US states and over 40 countries now using ExitTicket. “ExitTicket is more than just a simple...

2013-08-14 23:20:38

New Orleans-based Apptitude transforms a teacher's idea into an innovative music streaming web platform that uses the power of hip hop to motivate students. New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Apptitude, a smartphone app development studio, announced today the launch of music streaming platform Education Everytime for K-12 teachers just in time for the 2013-14 school year. Education Everytime is available to everyone as a free trial for 30 days. Sign up at...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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