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2013-10-02 12:33:08

New learning model utilizes technology to make college more engaging and affordable SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadview University introduces the Educational User Experience (edUX), an innovative adaptive learning model, transforming how students learn with the use of technology. This transformation includes making the classroom experience more interactive and engaging, and now all Broadview University students will utilize iPad as part of their learning...

2013-10-01 23:37:19

Personalized learning is the way of the future; Prepr Foundation presents 3 strategies to empower learners. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 As the school year gets under way, teachers and parents are asking the age old question: what is the best way to help our students succeed? While 2012 may have been the Year of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course), 2013 presents an expanding educational toolbox with personalized education becoming the way of the future. This is the year of...

2013-10-01 08:37:18

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to announce a new offering in "experiential" training in which participants enact real-world workplace scenarios to learn today's most in-demand business skills. Starting in October, UT PDC's Learn By Doing: Experienced Based Learning offers online, cohort style courses that provide training focused on technology and data analysis to professionals in Austin...

2013-09-24 12:33:46

Partnership to remove barriers in math learning; currently 70% of students who place into a developmental math course never complete it SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NovoEd and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching have partnered to scale Carnegie's innovative and successful approach to developmental mathematics education. Through this partnership, the two organizations aim to expand the reach of Carnegie's new mathematics pathways, which, after...

2013-09-22 23:01:32

Transformational Learning Solutions, a Toronto area company that specializes in empowering individuals to make profound and sustainable changes in their lives and leaders to gain insights about themselves, enhance their communication, and take actions to be successful and inspire those they work with to do the same, is pleased to announce the launch of its brand new website. (PRWEB) September 22, 2013 People want results in their lives. Getting results means changing behavior. Changing...

2013-09-19 23:18:12

Innovest Systems, a financial technology firm specializing in trust accounting and wealth management solutions, today announced its charitable partnership with Impact Network. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Innovest Systems, a financial technology firm specializing in trust accounting and wealth management solutions, today announced its charitable partnership with Impact Network. Impact Network, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2009, is transforming education in...

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...

2013-09-09 23:22:13

Foundation for Early Learning launches its first STEM cohort by investing in early learning STEM projects in Washington State. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 The Foundation for Early Learning announced today that five Washington State organizations, have been selected to form the first of three cohorts under the Foundation's newly restructured, thematic granting strategy designed to foster innovation by service providers in the early learning field. Each organization will...

2013-08-28 23:18:12

Initiative, Sponsored by Flipped Learning Network, Promotes Student-Centered Learning Environment Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 As technology transforms the classroom, teaching is changing as well. When students head back to school this year, they may discover that monotonous lectures and mundane activities are a thing of the past when their teachers decide to flip the classroom. Educators across the globe will take a pledge to flip one lesson on Friday, Sept. 6, the first...

2013-08-27 23:18:14

Can the thinking of leaders be shifted to change the world? Jim Kouzes & Barry Posner agree with Dr. Cheryl Lentz in new refractive thinker book that answers this question. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Dr. Cheryl Lentz has asked the question for years, "Can we change the way leaders think?" Her philosophy is simple, "I critically think to be, I refractively think to change the world." It was this philosophy that inspired her to create the Refractive...