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2014-03-26 23:23:12

The only solution that combines quality instruction with access to live, Utah Core Standards-trained tutors that is eligible for purchase from Utah's STEM Action Center. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Think Through Math (TTM), the only solution that combines fully adaptive instruction with access to live, Utah Core Standards-trained tutors, is now eligible for purchase for the 2014-2015 school year. The STEM Action Center and the Utah State Office of Education previously...

2014-03-21 23:23:58

Richard Rusczyk, the founder and CEO of the math education website Art of Problem Solving, has been awarded the 2014 Paul Erdös Award. Alpine, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 San Diego-area educator wins international mathematics education award. Richard Rusczyk, the founder and CEO of the math education website Art of Problem Solving, has been awarded the 2014 Paul Erdös Award by the World Federation of National Mathematics Competitions (WFNMC), an affiliated study group of the...

Children's Math Skills Improved With Use Of Hand Gestures: Study
2014-03-12 06:16:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Children who use hand gesturing while learning math develop a better understanding of the problems they are taught, according to new research from University of Chicago’s Department of Psychology. While previous research has found that hand gestures can indeed help children learn, the current study focused on whether abstract gesturing can support generalization beyond a particular problem, and whether it is a more effective...

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...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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