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2014-10-20 12:32:47

4-H educators from Historically Black Colleges and Universities to drive new mentoring initiative, My Brother's Keeper CHEVY CHASE, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has awarded a $9.8 million grant to National 4-H Council in support of the 4-H National Mentoring Program. The grant comes as a part of the OJJDP's national effort to strengthen, expand and implement youth mentoring activities...

2014-10-20 08:28:22

STEAM Curriculum Encompasses Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math CHICAGO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the continued growth of its Learning Lodge® app store with the addition of STEAM-based content for its InnoTab® children's learning tablets. While STEM has been the buzz phrase for educators for some time, with many...

2014-10-15 23:05:32

Adaptive learning repository helps faculty efficiently create engaging, active online courses. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Adapt Courseware, which develops state-of-the-art interactive multimedia, is leading two sessions and a focus group at this year's Online Learning Consortium (OLC) International Conference. Educators will have the opportunity to see how their peers are embracing adaptive learning, and experience a gallery of production studio quality adaptive...

2014-10-15 08:38:26

World's Largest Social Learning Network Opens New York Headquarters to Accelerate Growth NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brainly, the world's largest social learning network designed to allow students to help each other with schoolwork, today announced that it has raised a $9 million Series A funding round led by General Catalyst Partners. Previous and new investors, including Point Nine Capital, Learn Capital, and Runa Capital, also participated in the round. With the...

2014-10-11 23:01:17

LenoRF, an electrical accessory manufacturer, has started its SSMC RF Connector promotion for October 2014. (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 LenoRF, an electrical accessory manufacturer, has started its SSMC RF Connector promotion for October 2014. Each of the new items is made from the best materials. According to the CEO of the company, the promotion is launched to attract more customers. The CEO is excited when talking about the big promotion. “We want to expand our global market and bring...

2014-10-09 23:06:27

Prakash Masand, MD, who is a former consulting professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Duke University, a New York City psychiatrist, and the founder and CEO of Global Medical Education (GME), says that ADHD is not just bad behavior, but a serious psychiatric illness which can have devastating consequences to individuals, families, and society as a whole. As part of Mental Illness Week, he offers the facts below about ADHD in an effort to help shed light on this debilitating...

2014-10-09 20:22:19

4-H National Youth Science Day uses Rockets to the Rescue experiment to spark youth interest in STEM CHEVY CHASE, Md., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of thousands of youth across the United States, and some globally, are conducting the world's largest, youth-led science experiment as part of 4-H National Youth Science Day (4-H NYSD), which launched on October 8. The Rockets to the Rescue experiment was designed by University of Arizona Cooperative Extension and...

2014-10-09 16:30:31

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) will discuss its results for the second quarter fiscal year 2015 on Monday, November 3, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time), following the release of its financial results. To participate in the call, please dial (706) 634-0183 and request Conference ID 17995878. A telephonic replay of the call will be available for one month. To access the replay, please dial (404) 537-3406 and...

2014-10-08 23:11:47

Jigsaw Academy adds yet another course to it's offerings. This course called 'VBA For Reporting And Analytics' explains the powerful VBA programming functionality of Excel used to build interactive dashboards and reports while also teaching how to implement statistical models, generate reports with shorter turnaround time and how to make your worksheets turn into widgets. Bangalore, India (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Jigsaw Academy, the renowned online Analytics and Big Data...

2014-10-08 12:33:30

New workflow-embedded HR practices and easy-to-use mobile applications allow employees to learn on demand, share their work experiences in real time, and help leaders make timely, data-driven people decisions LAS VEGAS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New human resource (HR) practices that are embedded into employee workflows and easy-to-use mobile applications are poised to dramatically reshape where and how people work, according to the most recent observations from Josh Bersin, principal,...


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