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2014-03-04 23:01:56

Today the Pearson Foundation announced several new education initiatives Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 At SXSWedu today, the Pearson Foundation announced new initiatives to encourage and train teachers, and to introduce proven learning experiences that support students at school and in the community. These efforts, which build upon the Foundation’s ongoing New Learning Institute programming, showcase and share the aims of a growing network of nonprofit and community-based...

2014-03-04 08:37:14

Expert panel provides information on helping people build cooperatives, social enterprise, and local sustainable economies AUSTIN, Texas, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It has been an amazing year of progress for the Texas economy. And while we continue to see progress, Texas is looking for innovative solutions for growth. On Friday, March 7, 2014 Senator Rodney Ellis will host a panel at the Texas State Capital in Austin, Texas on the opportunities in the shared economy. "The...

2014-03-03 23:21:35

Full-time, tuition-free, virtual and blended public schools serve students in grades K-12; in-person and online information sessions underway for families to learn more about online education Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Enrollment for the 2014-15 school year is officially open for online and blended schools supported by Connections Education, a leading, fully accredited provider of high-quality, highly accountable virtual K-12 schooling. Connections presently serves students in...

2014-03-03 08:28:37

New interactive "study abroad" game for college Spanish, collaboration with StudySync, implementation of ALEKS at "world's largest math emporium" in Austin round out company's presence at education conference AUSTIN, Texas, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at SXSWedu, McGraw-Hill Education introduced Connect Insight(TM), a first-of-its-kind data analytics and visualization tool for higher education. The launch leads McGraw-Hill Education's presence at the Austin-based education festival,...

2014-02-28 23:20:53

K-12 teachers and students demonstrate global competency with VIF’s indicators. Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 VIF International Education, the leading provider of global education programs for K-12 schools, announced Friday the release of its global competence indicators, a guide to integrating global awareness into classroom practices and assessing student progress in global learning. These indicators, developed by curriculum experts at VIF, are the foundation of the...

2014-02-25 23:34:11

eduFreak is raising funds for its unique online interactive educational system via the crowd-funding platform, Indiegogo.com. Visit the eduFreak fundraising campaign at http://igg.me/p/515471. (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 eduFreak, a startup company based in India, has launched a campaign to raise $350,000 USD for its unique online interactive learning system via the crowd funding website, Indiegogo.com. eduFreak is creating the next big thing in education with the novel concept of...

2014-02-25 23:30:21

Fishtree, the next generation learning management platform, announced that it was recognized as the NextGen Most Disruptive and Overall Mobile Award Winner at SIIA NextGen Mobile Awards 2014. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 SIIA’s NextGen program provides exposure to early-stage companies delivering game-changing solutions. The program aims to bring awareness to 6 verticals: Mobile, Social, Big Data, Security, Healthcare, and Financial Services. Nominating companies were judged...

2014-02-25 23:21:42

Expanded Executive Team Brings Decades of Experience from the Forefront of Higher Education Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Helix Education (previously Datamark), a world class provider of student lifecycle technologies and services, has expanded its executive committee to include thought leaders and education technology experts who have decades of experience working for and with colleges and universities. The executive committee will oversee the further development,...

2014-02-24 04:25:07

SHANGHAI, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hujiang.com, with Deloitte, China Business Journal and Sootoo, present their "2013-2014 Online Education User Behavior Analysis Report in China". Joint Publisher: Hujiang.com, Deloitte, China Business Journal, Sootoo Data Sources: Hujiang.com, Sina, Tencent, headin.cn, etc. Research Time: Jan. 2014 Sample size: 45,162 samples with 86.5% efficiency rate Read the Chart Version of Report from http://t.cn/8F89Tln. Region and Age Distribution...

2014-02-20 08:38:16

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific American and the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering--leaders in science and technology with more than 300 years of combined experience--will launch an online continuing educational program next month. The jointly delivered Professional Learning Program balances interactive, prerecorded content and live, engaging webinars. Enrollment is now open for the first course in March 2014....


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.