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2013-08-21 23:03:27

The 2013-2014 school year will see the opening of Salida Union School District and Garvey School District NEF-Cyberlearning STEM Academies. The Academies are the result of a partnership with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 The 2013-2014 school year will see the opening of Salida Union School District and Garvey School District NEF-Cyberlearning STEM Academies. The National Education Foundation (NEF), the national...

2013-08-20 23:01:15

The National Education Foundation (NEF), the national non-profit leader in STEM+ education, announced today that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft to advance STEM+ education in 14 school districts during the 2013-14 school year. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 The National Education Foundation (NEF), the national non-profit leader in STEM+ education, announced today that it is partnering with the State University of...

2013-08-20 08:20:28

~ Dinosaurs, Acrobats and Magicians Take Over Terminal 1 ~ TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Pearson was full of wildly wacky talent yesterday as some of the very best in international street performances marked the start of Scotiabank BuskerFest 2013. From break dancers to acrobats and magicians to comedians, Terminal 1 guests were surprised and delighted with these unexpected acts. Here for Scotiabank BuskerFest in support of Epilepsy Toronto, live busker performances...

2013-08-19 23:03:22

The National Education Foundation (NEF) announced today that it is partnering with the State University of New York, TEKSystems, Pearson Education and Skillsoft to advance STEM education in 13 school districts during the 2013-14 school year. The national grant Initiative provides world-class STEM+ education to thousands of disadvantaged students. (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 The National Education Foundation (NEF), the national non-profit leader in STEM+ education, announced today that it is...

2013-08-05 12:31:51

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Alert Solutions, an expert in cloud-based multi-channel messaging technology and Pearson Partner, is excited to announce its Communication Suite for PowerSchool users has been named an eSchool News Readers' Choice top product for 2013. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130805/MN53747 ) Alert Solutions, the only completely embedded communication suite within Pearson's PowerSchool student information system, is a...

2013-07-31 08:20:20

~ 46(th) Annual Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto Celebrations Kick off at the Airport in Terminals 1 and 3 ~ TORONTO, July 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Pearson was filled with excitement yesterday afternoon as airport guests were surprised with traditional island music and dance in celebration of the 46(th) Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto. Junkanoo dancers moved to the beat of steel pan drums as masqueraders paraded their way through the airport's Terminals 1 and 3. ...

2013-07-23 23:23:48

Jennifer K. Pearson is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Jennifer K. Pearson, M.B.A., P.M.P., is a Business Analyst at UnitedHealth Group, a leader in the healthcare industry. Ms. Pearson has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women as a VIP Woman of the Year and has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment...

2013-07-11 12:30:00

Acquisition solidifies Hobsons' position in electronic transcript exchange and broadens foundation for connecting student records across the P-20 lifecycle ARLINGTON, Va., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hobsons announced today the acquisition from Pearson of National Transcript Center (NTC), the world's largest e-transcript exchange provider, serving more than 137,000 institutions that represent more than 14 million students. (Logo:...

2013-07-08 23:18:27

BusBoss Program Now Integrates With PowerSchool, the Industry-Leading Student Information System POTTSTOWN, Pa. (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Orbit Software today announced an agreement with Pearson to provide customers of PowerSchool, the industry-leading student information system (SIS), with direct access to the most advanced bus routing solution in K-12 education, increasing the flow of information between Parents and Transportation and District Staff. Orbit Software’s BusBoss program...

2013-07-01 23:18:40

For schools and school districts nationwide, CTE courses will integrate core academics with real-world career relevance. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, today announced 21 new online career technical education (CTE) courses for high school students interested in exploring a variety of careers and gaining career-specific knowledge. The courses are part of the GradPoint and Connections Learning suite of virtual and blended learning...


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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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