Latest Literacy Stories

India Launches Cheap Tablet For Students
2011-10-05 11:39:06

India launched the world's cheapest tablet computer on Wednesday for the low cost of $45.

2011-09-13 14:00:00

BNR’s Partner Status Upgraded for Success in Advancing IT and Workforce Certification American Fork, UT (PRWEB) September 13, 2011 Certiport (http://www.certiport.com),

2011-08-31 12:00:00

Robin Harris of the Kansas State Department of Education Spearheads Program to Help High School Students Earn Industry-Recognized Certifications American Fork,

2011-08-17 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EverFi, Inc., the leading education technology platform company, today announced that it has expanded to teach younger students the importance of financial literacy with the launch of Vault(TM) - Understanding Money.

2011-08-11 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, more than 1 million Macy's customers sprung into action to support Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation's largest children's literacy nonprofit.

2011-08-10 00:00:29

President of the University of Mustansiriyah, Dr.

2011-06-23 07:00:00

Be Book Smart Hits Macy's Stores Nationwide on June 24 to Benefit Children in RIF Programs WASHINGTON, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Macy's have joined together to launch Be Book Smart, RIF's largest customer-supported campaign held at Macy's stores nationwide.

2011-06-23 00:00:29

124 Teams from 25 Countries Compete and Pass More Than 67,000 IC³ Exams in Digital Literacy Competition American Fork, UT (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 Certiport (http://www.certiport.com), the official test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today announced the winners of the 2011 IC³ World Cup, a team competition developed to support foundational computer and Internet skills.

2011-06-08 16:06:55

Annika Lindskog, Economics researcher from the University of Gothenburg, studied data from the Amhara region in rural Ethiopia and found that the schooling of older siblings, especially older sisters, has a positive effect on the schooling of younger siblings.

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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.