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2014-03-07 23:01:33

Leader of new school for kids who love math to give Bay Area math talks, conduct Q&As with kids, parents San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 Proof School, the brainchild of nationally-recognized and award-winning mathematicians and educators, has responded to the call from students and parents for a more advanced, creative and inquiry-based secondary school mathematics and computer science curriculum.   Starting in the fall of 2015, Proof School will welcome talented...

2014-03-05 12:31:22

Many contact center professionals from over 50 companies like Lockheed Martin, Walgreens, Heineken and Wounded Warrior Project come together for in-depth, multi-day training and top-notch networking ORLANDO, Fla., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Contact center professionals seeking a way to improve their skill sets in a number of key areas - and see considerable value in ICMI professional training - have joined together for the ICMI Training Symposium, taking place this week in...

2014-03-03 08:32:15

NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CodeSmart Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ITEN), with its subsidiary, The CODESMART(TM) Group, Inc. (collectively, "CODESMART"), a premier ICD-10 education and solutions group that offers CODESMART(TM) UNIVERSITY, its on-line education solution and customizable training solutions, announces today that it will be the exclusive provider of ICD-10 training for SUNY Potsdam in Potsdam, New York. "We're excited about the opportunities our partnership will...

2014-02-28 23:29:15

ALOHA Mind Math programs can help children in Kindergarten through Third Grade with basic math concepts and skills that they may missed in school, such as counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and money. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 ALOHA Mind Math offers an answer to parents and teachers who are frustrated with their underachieving children. Once children are eight or nine years old they have learned a significant amount of math concepts. For example,...

GMF Message Comprehension Falters When Math Anxiety Prevails
2014-02-27 14:34:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research has found that people who experience anxiety around performing mathematical equations are less likely to understand information on genetically-modified foods and other health-related issues, according to a report published in the Journal of Health Communication. "Math anxiety, which happens when people are worried or are concerned about using math or statistics, leads to less effort and decreases the ability to do math,"...

2014-02-17 08:28:56

Conference Attendees can add the ICMI Global Contact Center Awards Dinner and an "All You Can Eat" San Diego Padres ticket to any conference package COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baseball fans rejoice! As part of their effort to make the ICMI Contact Center Expo & Conference in San Diego, CA (May 6-9, 2014) the ultimate social occasion in addition to the leading educational event, organizers are offering attendees the option to add two networking events to their...

2014-02-13 08:28:17

New interactive event app is stocked with valuable tools for attendees, including instant notifications, personalized agendas and prizes for app-based activities COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attendees at the ICMI Contact Center Expo & Conference (May 6-9, 2014) in San Diego may notice a spike in smartphone usage. ICMI is proud to announce the release of its free mobile conference app. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140213/SF62640) Now available for...

2014-02-11 23:26:36

Educator.com has released several new math courses. These courses are in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Learning math is like building a staircase and each branch of math is a new block that requires a sturdy foundation in order to stand strong. Educator.com strives to foster growth in learning and knowledge, and that is why they offer a large variety of comprehensive...

2014-01-13 23:23:20

New Precalculus online course at Educator.com. This course is in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Math is the universal language of the sciences and understanding Precalculus will unlock the gateway towards science, higher math, engineering, medicine, and more. Educator.com is here to help you succeed in your courses and learn new skills; our Precalculus course will prepare...

2014-01-06 12:26:05

NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "From Russia with Math", a new documentary about the Russian School of Mathematics (RSM), has been selected to be part of NewFilmmakers 2014 WINTER FEST film festival. The film tells the story of two Russian immigrant mothers who sparked a revolution in American math education. In 1997 Inessa Rifkin and Irina Khavinson founded the Russian School of Mathematics (RSM), an award-winning afterschool math program, in response to what they saw as a...


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