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iPads Boost Learning In The Classroom
2013-12-05 04:36:27

[ Watch the Video: iPads Can Be A Useful Classroom Tool ] Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There’s not exactly an app for it, but according to researchers, the iPad can actually help some students learn science. The tablet computer apparently helps students better grasp some nuances of science better than traditional classroom instruction. This is according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. One example of how the...

2013-12-03 23:20:55

eChalk welcomes James Tsao as Chief Technology Officer. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 eChalk welcomes James Tsao as Chief Technology Officer. The pioneering education technology company has appointed Mr. Tsao to lead their transition to “next generation” mobile and web technologies for K-12 schools. “We are very pleased to welcome James to the team,” say Daniel Watts, CEO of eChalk. “His experience in developing innovative, high-profile mobile apps and web platforms...

2013-11-20 23:28:28

Anna Maria College has added a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction to its roster of online programs. Applications are now being accepted, and the first online course will begin in May 2014. Paxton, MA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Anna Maria College has added a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction to its roster of online programs. Applications are now being accepted, and the first online course will begin in May 2014. The program focuses on leveraging the power of...

2013-11-11 23:19:41

Leading educational research and data organization gathers industry leaders to discuss technology’s impact on student learning outcomes. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Educational leaders who guide the paths of more than 5 million teachers and students gathered this week to discuss how to create 21st century learning environments that utilize the most effective and modern tools in learning. The pinnacle of the event was the unveiling of an updated version of...

2013-11-05 23:01:02

Message to the Future Foundation’s purpose is to bring awareness of the importance to protect scenic landscapes. M2TF accomplishes this in the classroom as they provide teachers, high school students, and organizations with project-based learning tools and activities that help their mission and develop important skills students need to succeed in the twenty-first century work place. Columbus, GA (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Imagine being thrust out of your comfort zone to be a part of a...

2013-10-24 23:02:58

CPO Science Crazy Traits and Fast Food Value Pack Honored as Among the Best in Classroom-Tested, Teacher-Recommended Products Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Today at the National Science Teachers’ Association (NSTA) Conference, School Specialty announced that two of its supplemental educational resources are winners of the 2014 Teachers' Choice Award for the Classroom from “Learning” magazine. CPO Science Crazy Traits and Fast Food Value Pack were both honored as among...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.