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2011-06-10 09:22:00

COLUMBIA, S.C., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Executive Director of Provost Academy South Carolina, Judy Sherman brings not only her twenty-five years of experience in education as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and assistant superintendent; but also her leadership and vision in the use of online education technology to provide students with a unique individualized learning experience. "Today's high school students learn much differently than students did just ten...

2011-04-29 05:00:00

CLINTON, Iowa, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University has promoted Dr. Rebecca Wardlow to the post of Provost. Dr. Wardlow has been with Ashford University, a Bridgepoint Education academic institution, since 2008. Her career with Ashford began as a Program Director and Professor of Education before she was promoted to the position of Executive Dean, where she managed various levels of faculty and curriculum throughout the College of Education. Now on the university president's...

2011-04-27 10:04:00

ATLANTA, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Executive Director of Georgia's new public online high school, Dr. Monica Henson brings not only her twenty-plus years of experience in education as both an administrator and teacher; but also her leadership and vision as an advocate in the use of innovative education technology to personalize and accelerate learning for students. Education has experienced many changes in recent years, with the most significant being that today's high school...

2011-04-21 00:00:28

American University provost Scott Bass announced today the appointment of Michael Ginzberg as the new dean of the Kogod School of Business. Ginzberg will join American University's Kogod School of Business beginning in June following the retirement of Dean Richard Durand. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 American University provost Scott Bass announced today the appointment of Michael Ginzberg as the new dean of the Kogod School of Business. Ginzberg will join American University's...

2011-03-31 00:00:27

Highly Recommend Online High School Now Enrolling Students for the 2011-2012 School Year Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Recent results from a survey of current Provost Academy Colorado students and parents report that 97 percent are satisfied with the overall quality of the education they are receiving, during the school's first year of operation. Also, 98 percent of those surveyed highly recommend the online school to those families seeking the more engaging and personalized online...

2011-03-29 13:13:00

ATLANTA, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Provost Academy, a free public online high school, announced that it is opening its virtual doors to Georgia students, starting this August. Backed by global education service provider, EdisonLearning, Provost Academy's unique individualized learning experience combines a rigorous curriculum with a personal high-touch approach to help students achieve their goals. Provost Academy Georgia expects to begin enrolling students in grades 9 through 12...

2011-03-01 09:30:00

COLUMBIA, S.C., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent results from a survey of current Provost Academy students and parents report that 98 percent are satisfied with the overall quality of the education they are receiving. The same 98 percent highly recommend the online school to those families seeking the more engaging and personalized online learning experience offered by Provost Academy South Carolina. Both of these totals are an increase from last year's 95 percent ratings. Provost...


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.