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2014-09-24 23:10:17

Just in time for the Back-to-School season, Clarity Innovations has authored a book for K-12 educators entitled, “Personalized Learning: A Guide for Engaging Students with Technology” and published by the International Society of Technology in Education (“ISTE”), available at their website. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 With investments in instructional materials, textbooks, and technology by K-12 schools in the United States topping $13 billion annually, educators...

2014-09-23 23:10:24

The new report on the site Educational-Links called ‘Distance Learning Courses: How is it Important to Today’s Modern Learning’ delivers necessary information for readers interested in enrolling for distance learning programs near them. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Out of the many educational trends to have come out of this internet generation, one of those frequently mentioned is ‘distance learning.’ In a nutshell, distance learning is an academic movement which...

2014-09-19 16:26:13

SEATTLE, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, received the 2014 Tech Impact Award in the education category last night at the Seattle Business magazine Tech Impact Awards. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147085 The annual award recognizes the best of Washington State's tech industry. Nominations in 12 categories were submitted by companies from across the state. Apex...

2014-09-19 08:28:27

Brandon Hall, a top learning research firm, has recognized Allen with four learning awards. SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allen Communication, an innovator in online training and education, has been recognized with four Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning awards. Not only was Allen the most awarded company in the Best Custom Content category, but Allen also stands out for the range of impactful solutions. In a record-setting year at Allen, these awards are additional evidence...

2014-09-16 23:16:18

Jigsaw Academy has launched their new 'Analytics for Beginners' course on the Udemy online platform. The course is aimed at everybody with an interest in knowing more about the fundamentals of analytics and related careers. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Jigsaw Academy, the premier online analytics training academy recently launched a new video course ‘Analytics for Beginners’. This course for beginners is 6-10 hours and is for anyone and everyone that wants to know more about...

2014-09-16 23:14:12

CompuHigh online high school used Khan Academy’s “You Can Learn Anything” campaign as a launching point for a school-wide discussion about perseverance, the role of praise, and the mastery learning process. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 CompuHigh online high school recently joined the “You Can Learn Anything” movement launched by Khan Academy. The goal of this movement is to “help people realize they can build up their intelligence by embracing the struggle of learning.”...

2014-09-16 23:11:10

The Academy of Learning College Toronto has received an online makeover to better serve students and individuals interested in pursuing post-secondary education and training in Toronto. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Toronto’s Academy of Learning College is a pioneer in career training and education in Toronto, providing students with job-ready knowledge, skills and abilities that are required in today’s competitive job market. Now, Academy of Learning College Toronto...

2014-09-11 23:12:24

SimpleK12's September 2014 event showcases how to deliver a more personalized learning experience to students. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 SimpleK12 (powered by InfoSource, Inc.) announces a complimentary online event for teachers on how to differentiate classroom instruction. This is one of four no-cost events SimpleK12 is hosting in September. Event attendance has grown significantly over the past two years, in part because past attendees note the abundance of information...

2014-09-10 23:04:41

Student journalists can win up to $500 for themselves and their school publications by using ZapVM to create and share Zap videos that enhance or promote their high school periodical or yearbook stories, features, articles or ads. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Jigsaw Informatics, Inc.™ (“Jigsaw”), a Diamond Sponsor of the Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association (JEA/NSPA) National High School Journalism Convention to be held November...

2014-09-10 23:03:07

KDS and Amplify Launch Innovative Course, “Taking Action with Data” New York, NY (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Knowledge Delivery Systems, the leader in research-based, blended professional learning for K-12, has partnered with Amplify, an education technology company, to develop a powerful new course that helps teachers harness data to inform instruction. Through their work in school districts across the nation, KDS and Amplify have seen firsthand the need for educators to gain the...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.