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2014-07-25 12:22:19

CLEVELAND, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., (Nasdaq: LECO) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share, payable October 15, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 30, 2014. Business Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment and has a leading global...

2014-07-24 23:14:37

Attention Point® is pleased to announce the “Weiss ADHD Comorbid Screen” (WACS) and the “Teacher Report of School Function”, both developed by Dr. Margaret Weiss, are now available as a part of DefiniPoint®, the nation’s first complete suite of online ADHD assessment tools. Roanoke, VA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 “I developed the ADHD Comorbid Screen because, I wanted to help clinicians gather comorbid symptom information which would allow them to focus the clinical...

2014-07-24 12:21:33

Educators given chance to win $1,000 and a STEM classroom makeover CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of aerospace engineering. To enter, teachers must submit photos of their students conducting the 4-H National Youth Science Day (4-H NYSD)...

2014-07-23 23:31:41

Two recent studies reveal that child abuse is much more common in ADHD and dyslexia. In Dr. Harold Levinson’s clinical experience, early and effective medical treatment rapidly “normalizes” overall functioning and so may minimize or prevent child abuse and many other impairments from arising. Great Neck, N.Y. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Two recent studies indicate that previously untreated adults with dyslexia and ADHD were significantly more abused as children than those without these...

2014-07-23 23:31:22

BlueVolt, the leading learning management system (LMS) for businesses in the service and manufacturing industries, is a 2014 Top 20 Workforce Development Provider as selected by TrainingIndustry.com. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 BlueVolt, the leading learning management system (LMS) for businesses in the service and manufacturing industries, is a 2014 Top 20 Workforce Development Provider as selected by TrainingIndustry.com. This is the third straight year BlueVolt has made the...

2014-07-23 23:14:41

Fun reading games and yard games for the entire family have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Let the kids learn reading the fun way. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Learning to read can be hard. Over 200 reading games and the best yard games have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Learning through play is the best way to acquire new skills. The activities are great for kids of all ages. Make a story cube to form sentences to play a fun story game. A word family tic tac toe...

2014-07-23 08:38:00

Local Business Doubles its Growth Annually With the Help of the Internet ST. LOUIS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Even in tough economic times, small businesses and non-profits throughout the United States are benefiting from the continued expansion of the ecommerce industry, according to the annual Economic Impact Report released this week by Google. Varsity Tutors, a premier academic tutoring and test preparation platform, was selected by Google to serve as Missouri's example of a...

2014-07-17 23:05:22

Personalized learning for students and actionable analytics for educational institutions, enterprises and educational content providers. Vallejo, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Today, educational technology startup Pochys Ventures announced availability of the Lrnr Adaptive Learning Platform. Lrnr enables schools, content providers, and organizations with large-scale training requirements to provide personalized learning content that adapts to all types of students, enabling them to learn more...

2014-07-16 23:13:09

Atomic Learning showcases seamless education technology training integration for course management systems at BbWorld 2014 in Las Vegas. The company also offers Skills Assessments that accompany the training tutorials and measure technology competency. Little Falls, MN (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Atomic Learning showcases seamless education technology training integration for course management systems at BbWorld 2014 in Las Vegas. The company also offers Skills Assessments that accompany the...

2014-07-16 23:06:21

Ninety-three percent of students and recent graduates think universities should incorporate more career-oriented curriculum; 79% of employers consider nontraditional credentials (certifications, open courseware, digital badges) when evaluating candidates. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Internships.com, the world’s largest internships marketplace, and General Assembly, the leading educational institution offering instruction and opportunity in technology, business and design,...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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