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2014-01-22 23:24:02

Educational publisher Teacher Created Materials (TCM) of Huntington Beach, CA, is excited to announce that Kevin J. Davies has joined the organization as Vice President of Digital Strategies. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Educational publisher Teacher Created Materials (TCM) of Huntington Beach, CA, is excited to announce that Kevin J. Davies has joined the organization as Vice President of Digital Strategies. Kevin spent the past 14 years building and growing a digital...

2014-01-22 11:27:06

The level of development of countries has a direct influence on the education system. By way of example, it is clear that the investment that countries like India and China have made in education over the last few years has had a direct influence on their economic progress. The commitment that Finland made some time ago has also had repercussions on its economy. By contrast, in western countries increasingly less public money is being devoted to funding higher education. For this reason and...

2014-01-21 23:29:32

Resource Area For Teaching, headquartered in Silicon Valley, and New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning have joined forces to benefit STEM teaching for educators and students. (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Resource Area For Teaching (RAFT) and The New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are collaborating to bring complementary resources together to support educators who use Progressive Math Initiative (PMI®) and Progressive Science Initiative (PSI®). Now the time and...

2014-01-21 10:58:57

Struggling to remember information presented months earlier is a source of anxiety for students the world over. New research suggests that a computer-based individualized study schedule could be the solution. The study findings show that personalized review helped students remember significantly more material on a tests given at the end of the semester and a month later. "Our research shows that data collected from a population of learners can be leveraged to personalize review for...

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...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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