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2014-06-27 23:02:56

St. Joseph by-the-Sea Students Use ExamSoft in Conjunction With Student iPads to Enhance Seamless Online Learning Environment Staten Island, New York (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Staten Island-based St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School students finished their last round of final exams this week, all without needing a pen or single piece of paper. Building on its Seamless Online Learning Environment launched last year, the high school most recently partnered with ExamSoft Worldwide to administer six...

2008-07-01 09:00:26

8e6 Technologies, the leader in Internet filtering and reporting for the K-12 market, today announced the company won 165 new K-12 education customers in the first two quarters of 2008. With the addition of Western Ohio Computer Organization and the State of Connecticut, among others, 8e6 Technologies now boasts nine state-wide contracts; 50 percent or more of the state Internet service provider (ISP) contracts in Iowa, Texas and New York; and the five largest Florida districts as customers....

2007-11-16 06:00:40

By Hutchinson, Damien ABSTRACT As a teaching practice the application of cooperative learning in tertiary education can present unique challenges for both the practitioner and her students. Mastering this teaching approach requires careful planning, design and implementation for effective deployment in a face-to-face setting. In this setting the success of the cooperative learning approach has been demonstrated. The complexity is significantly increased by additional variables such as the...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'