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2013-08-12 23:22:56

Sign Enables School to Connect with the Community Malibu, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 ADvantage LED Signs completed the installation of a School LED Display for Webster Elementary School in Malibu, California and the school is thrilled with the results. This 2'-10-1/2" x 7'-5 5/8" 12.5mm iPixel full color 64x176 single face display increases communication and awareness for the school by displaying school events, registration dates and special birthday messages to staff...

2013-07-08 23:20:32

With custom design and manufacturing, ADvantage LED Signs provided Tuscan Park Plaza with a multi-tenant LED sign structure that allows all the tenants to advertise with custom content creation services. Richland, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 ADvantage LED Signs announced the completion of another successful retail LED Sign installation in Richland, WA. The LED display as well as its surrounding structure will be used by the five tenants in the Tuscan Park Plaza. Richard James, spokesperson...

2013-07-01 23:23:06

De Queen First Assembly Church is taking advantage of an out-of-the-box way to reach out to their community and spread the Word with an LED Sign. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 ADvantage LED Signs recently announced the completion of their latest project; a new LED sign for De Queen First Assembly Church. The sign, according to Richard James, spokesperson for ADvantage LED Signs, says it enables the church to get their message out quickly and communicate more effectively with their...

2011-07-14 07:30:00

PLANO, Texas, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- jcpenney, America's destination for great Back-to-School style at compelling prices, invites customers to discover the latest trends in fashion, apparel and accessories from the most desired brands in retail. Providing customers a one-stop-shop for all of their needs, jcpenney offers an extensive style assortment and a wide variety of lifestyle merchandise. Adding to the collection of sought-after brands including The Original Arizona Jean...

2011-03-22 12:43:18

The way in which teachers and textbooks use language and different metaphors in mathematics education determines how pupils develop their number sense. This is shown in a thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. When school pupils encounter numbers that cannot be conceptualised as quantities in an obvious way, clarity is required in terms of the language used by both teachers and textbooks. One significant risk is that the explanatory models and metaphors used by teachers are...

2010-08-10 10:45:00

Taken very literally, not all students are created equal"”especially in their math learning skills, say Texas A&M University researchers who have found that not fully understanding the "equal sign" in a math problem could be a key to why U.S. students underperform their peers from other countries in math. "About 70 percent of middle grades students in the United States exhibit misconceptions, but nearly none of the international students in Korea and China have a misunderstanding...

2009-05-29 10:30:00

LAS VEGAS, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- As the thermometer breaks the "boiling point" in the sweltering heat of the impending summer months, Minus 5 Experience is offering cool relief to the first person to correctly predict the day that the temperature reaches 105 degrees in Las Vegas. To enter the 105 degrees at Minus 5 contest, contestants must email winner@minus5experience.com with their contact information and their guess. The lucky lady or lad to correctly guess the day and date that the...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'