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2014-07-14 12:30:34

Winner of video contest will win $1,000 and a trip to 4-H National Youth Science Day in Washington, D.C. CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, 10 talented young people from across the U.S. were named finalists in the "Inspire a Future Scientist" video contest and are one step closer to winning $1,000 and a trip to 4-H National Youth Science Day. Young people from around the country submitted videos of up to 15 seconds to demonstrate their love of science and show how...

2014-07-11 16:24:35

EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) will discuss its results for the first quarter fiscal year 2015 (for the quarter ended June 30, 2014) on Monday, August 4, 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 68246754. A telephonic replay of the call will be available for one month. To access the...

2014-07-10 23:11:44

A total of 202 teams competed in the Qualifying rounds of the FIFA World Cup 2014, out of which 32 teams entered the Group Stage matches. A team of Jigsawites analyzed data from a total of 868 matches (Qualifying stage: 820 & Group Stage: 48) and came up with some interesting insights. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 A team of students from Jigsaw Academy, a premier online analytics training institute recently completed an interesting analysis on the 202 teams that competed in the Qualifying...

2014-07-10 23:09:51

Rediker Software and Clever join forces to provide schools with seamless data integration between their student information system and online learning programs. Hampden, MA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Rediker Software, a leader in school management software, today announced a partnership with Clever. The partnership allows any school using Rediker Software’s student information system, Administrator's Plus, to set up Clever instantly and easily manage student accounts in all of their...

2014-07-10 20:22:04

Leaders from Digital Play, Video Games, Traditional Toys, Media, Restaurants and More to be Featured Speakers NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Congress of Play returns this September to San Francisco featuring an impressive list of speakers representing a large cross-section of the most successful and forward-thinking companies in the "play industry." The second annual conference, a sell-out a year ago, brings together global manufacturers and retailers of traditional toys...

2014-07-10 16:21:59

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Ellen Ferretti today announced two contests to foster the goals of Kids in Nature, a department-wide effort to introduce more families to outdoor adventures. "As part of our Kids in Nature program, we will be offering contests designed to draw families to Pennsylvania's state parks and state forestlands," Ferretti said. "Running simultaneously over the next several...

2014-07-09 23:14:09

Middle and high school students participate in more than 60 STEM competitions during conference. Reston, VA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 As education communities nationwide continue to sharpen their focus on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education initiatives, middle and high school students proved their skill in STEM competitions at the 2014 national Technology Student Association (TSA) conference. More than 6,800 students and educators from across the nation...

2014-07-09 23:07:30

The strategic partnership will provide current and incoming customers with holistic custom learning materials for the leading open source talent and learning management systems, Moodle and Totara. Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Lambda Solutions, a leader in cloud-based talent and learning management systems, is excited to announce their partnership with Limestone Learning to offer clientele full-service online learning solutions. The strategic partnership will provide current and...

2014-07-08 08:39:37

Flashcard customization and text-to-speech functionality designed to facilitate better learning outcomes LOS ANGELES, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cram.com, part of the StudyMode network of tools and a free online education resource for students to create, study and share flashcards, today announced the addition of a text-to-speech function that provides audio support for flashcards across 18 languages. Additionally, the site has launched Cram Premium, an ad-free experience that...

2014-07-07 08:30:43

DALLAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- LoudCloud Systems today announced the release of the first purpose built Competency based learning platform. Redesigned form the ground up, Loud Cloud CBL is the next evolution in LMS technology and the first step to providing technology to support Competency and Mastery based learning in K-12 and Higher Education. A recent study by EDUCAUSE(*) came to the conclusion that there was an urgent need for modularity and flexibility within LMS...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'