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2013-10-15 23:01:25

Learn more about the impact of this educational shift during a free interactive webinar Wednesday at 2 PM ET sponsored by Connections Learning by Pearson. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 A growing number of students are taking college courses before enrolling in any post-secondary institution or even earning their high school diploma—a trend often called Do-It-Yourself (DIY) College. What are the implications of this trend on our conventional understanding of the high school and...

2013-10-14 23:02:04

The law firm of Heygood, Orr & Pearson is announcing the launch of its new fentanyl pain patch website, Fentanyl Patch Lawsuits (http://fentanylpatchlawsuits.com/). The site will serve as a news and information resource for patients and their families whose lives have been affected by fentanyl prescriptions. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 The law firm of Heygood, Orr & Pearson is announcing the launch of its new fentanyl pain patch website, Fentanyl Patch Lawsuits...

2013-09-16 23:02:58

Speak with Kari Arfstrom, Executive Director of the Flipped Learning Network, and Mickey Revenaugh, Executive Vice President of Connections Learning by Pearson. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Flipped Learning is one of the most discussed learning methods in classrooms today, in which instruction moves from a teacher-centered classroom to a student-centered learning environment. When is it appropriate to “flip” the traditional classroom model and how can teachers effectively...

2013-09-02 23:02:10

As Tri-Valley School District is perched to begin the new school year, NEF Cyberlearning announces that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft to advance STEM+ education in Tri-Valley school district for the 2013-14 school year. (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 As Tri-Valley School District (PA) is perched to begin the new school year, NEF Cyberlearning announces that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems,...

2013-08-28 23:01:49

As Seattle Public Schools are perched to begin the new school year, NEF Cyberlearning announces that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft to advance STEM+ education in Seattle school districts for the 2013-14 school year. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 As Seattle Public Schools are perched to begin the new school year, NEF Cyberlearning announces that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson...

2013-08-26 23:00:54

The Williamsburg (SC) School District will be opening a NEF-Cyberlearning STEM Academy in the fall of 2013. The Academy is the result of a partnership with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft. (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Williamsburg County School District (Kingstree, SC) is the recipient of NEF-Cyberlearning STEM grant. This opportunity is designed to continue the district’s mission to “ensure a high-quality education for all students.” The...


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Pearson’s Tree Frog, Litoria pearsoniana
2013-10-08 10:22:21

Pearson’s Tree Frog (Litoria pearsoniana) is a species of tree frog that inhabits rainforest creeks from north of Lismore, New South Wales, to Kenilworth, Queensland, with a disjunct population at Kroombit Tops Queensland, Australia. Pearson’s Green Tree Frog is a small tree frog, measuring up to 45 millimeters long. Its dorsal surface can range from completely light green to a mixture of green and brown, or mainly brown in color. Normally, black dots are scattered over the dorsal...

2012-06-14 10:30:59

Symbol: SCOR3 Group: Liverwort Family: Scapaniaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Hepaticophyta – Liverworts Subdivision   Hepaticae Class   Hepaticopsida Subclass   Jungermanniae Order   Jungermanniales Family   Scapaniaceae Genus   Scapania (Dumort.) Dumort., nom. cons. Species   Scapania...

2012-06-14 11:56:15

Symbol: PTCA5 Group: Liverwort Family: Ptilidiaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Hepaticophyta – Liverworts Subdivision   Hepaticae Class   Hepaticopsida Subclass   Jungermanniae Order   Jungermanniales Family   Ptilidiaceae Genus   Ptilidium Nees Species   Ptilidium californicum (Austin)...

2012-06-14 12:24:31

Symbol: POBO9 Group: Liverwort Family: Porellaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Hepaticophyta – Liverworts Subdivision   Hepaticae Class   Hepaticopsida Subclass   Jungermanniae Order   Jungermanniales Family   Porellaceae Genus   Porella L. Species   Porella bolanderi (Austin) Pearson

2012-06-14 13:25:53

Symbol: PHPE12 Group: Hornwort Family: Anthocerotaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   ANBO3 Anthoceros bolanderi Steph.   ANPE17 Anthoceros pearsonii M. Howe Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Anthocerotophyta – Hornworts Subdivision   Anthocerotae Class   Anthocerotopsida Order   Anthocerotales Family   Anthocerotaceae Genus...

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Word of the Day
callithump
  • 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.'
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