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2014-04-09 23:31:51

The new FASTe classroom observation tool simplifies the scheduling and completion of teacher observations to save time and improve efficiency. Winter Park, Fla (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Forty-four states now require that classroom observations be incorporated into teacher evaluations, according to a 2013 report by the National Council on Teacher Quality. In 24 of these states, multiple annual observations are required as part of each evaluation for at least new, if not all, teachers. To help...

2014-03-26 23:00:10

‘Fact and Fiction of Healthy Vision’ discusses common ailments, vision preservation techniques, eye care choices. FULLERTON, Calif. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Author Clyde K. Kitchen practiced ophthalmology for 50 years. With his revised paperback edition of “Fact and Fiction of Healthy Vision: Understanding Eye Care for Adults and Children” (published by WestBow Press), Kitchen uses his many years of experience to offer an updated, comprehensive guide to eye problems and health. In...

2014-03-06 23:25:34

Studio-C by Matter Works with PR Agencies and Directly with Brands to Develop Media Tours That Reach Millions of Consumers and Deliver on Messaging to Drive Sales Newburyport, MA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Matter Communications is filling the final spots of its co-op Satellite Media Tour (SMT) surrounding fitness and health, slated for April 3. The tour will reach 10-20 national and local broadcast and radio outlets across the country, and be led by Jeana Tanhk – a mom influencer with an...

2014-02-11 23:29:19

Migraine And Headaches Program designed by Chris Goodman is the latest program that covers 5 body balancing techniques, 3 simple breathing techniques, and a wide range of head muscle exercises. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if Migraine And Headaches Program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Migraine is a chronic neurological disorder that is characterized by recurrent moderate to severe headaches often in association with a number of...

2014-02-06 12:26:12

Opening in May 2014, "News for All" Explores How Ethnic Media Shaped America WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 16, 2014, the Newseum, in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution, will open "One Nation With News for All," a new exhibit that tells the dramatic story of how immigrants and minorities used the power of the press to fight for their rights and shape the American experience. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140206/DC60416) Ethnic...

2014-01-31 23:35:22

Job interviews are stressful and competitive in this economy. Executive recruiter, Dr. Russ Riendeau, delivers new ideas on how to add value and credibility in 2014. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Job interviewers today have much more competition for jobs than ever before. The need to stand out in a crowded market, prove your value and justify job changes or layoffs is difficult. "This weekend's Superbowl is a great example about how commercials compete to stand out,"...

2014-01-30 23:01:19

Kowa Optimed will join Cangar Holdings to exhibit at this year’s Toronto Sportsmen’s Show. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Today Kowa Optimed announced its plan to provide attendees of the Toronto Sportsmen’s Show the opportunity to view the latest Kowa sport optics at the Cangar Holdings Booth (#2711) February 6th through the 9th in Toronto, Canada. “We look forward to the opportunity to meet attendees of the show and answer any questions they might have regarding Kowa products,”...

Planetarium Projecting Software
2014-01-15 13:20:40

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS in Berlin have teamed up with graphics card manufacturer NVIDIA to create a new kind of technique for projecting images in a planetarium-like style. The new technology could help bring the concept of projecting images onto contoured surfaces for a virtual experience to an even wider audience. Dome planetariums use numerous projectors like this to recreate the...

2014-01-10 12:23:45

D.C. Museum Announces Plans for an Even Bigger 2014 WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Newseum welcomed more visitors in 2013 than in any other year since the museum opened on Pennsylvania Avenue in 2008. One of Washington's most popular attractions, the museum in 2013 saw a five percent increase in visitors over 2012. Visitors experienced world-class exhibits such as "Three Shots Were Fired" and "Creating Camelot," both of which featured rare artifacts and images...

2013-12-23 23:23:23

Northeastern Eye Institute is proud to announce it has been nominated as a national finalist for Transitions Awards program. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Northeastern Eye Institute has recently been named as a national finalist for the Transitions Awards program. Northeastern Eye Institute is a prominent eye care center in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The award winner will be revealed during the Transitions Academy at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando to be held January...


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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