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2014-05-12 12:28:18

New Review Identifies 15 Programs School Districts Can Explore To Support Prevention Activities such as Anti-Bullying, School Safety, and Social and Emotional Development WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to increasing demands on school districts to address students' social and emotional development, researchers from the George Washington University have identified 15 federal education programs that educators could explore to support universal prevention and social...

2014-04-16 23:16:52

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Khadijah Bradford of Chicago Heights, Illinois, a 2014 minority scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation minority scholarship to Khadijah Bradford of Chicago Heights, Illinois. The minority scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to serving minority populations upon graduation. The mission of the...

2014-04-11 23:04:06

Licensed Professional Counselors provide mental health and substance abuse care to millions of Americans. Cranford, N.J. (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 The New Jersey Counseling Association today announced that April is Counseling Awareness Month. Roughly one in four Americans suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year, and about one in five Americans experience a mood disorder such as depression at some point in the course of their life, according to the American Counseling...

2014-04-01 16:23:22

CENTER CITY, Minn., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hazelden Publishing, part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, announced today their publication of a new social emotional learning model for students in 6th through 10th grades. BUILDING ASSETS, REDUCING RISKS is an evidence-based model proven to decrease educational disparities while increasing achievement for all students. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140401/DC95806 The availability of this new educational...

2014-03-31 23:00:14

Best Online Colleges, the premier site behind the rankings of top online programs and online schools, has released its annual findings for the Best Online Masters in Counseling Degree Programs. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 BestOnlineColleges.org is an online educational resource. By combing through data from national education centers, the website provides detailed analysis and rankings of the nation’s best online programs in many different academic disciplines. Its goal is to help students...

2014-03-22 23:00:05

Starting in April Trilogy is launching its Adopt-a-School program for its newest book, Those Amazing Builders, to encourage educators—superintendents, principals, teachers, guidance counselors—to apply on the Trilogy website, http://www.trilogypublications.com, to participate. Englewood Cliffs, NJ (PRWEB) March 23, 2014 Educators are learning that getting students of all ages to embrace science, technology, engineering and math curriculum (STEM) is about making connections—showing...

2014-03-18 23:30:03

Guidance counselor Alwynne Lamp applies NIH-funded technology to help students in exceptional student education program to exercise and stimulate their brains. New Haven, CT (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Connecticut-based C8 Sciences, developer and marketer of a sophisticated brain cross-training program known as ACTIVATE™, announced the use of its cognitive program by students at Christa McAuliffe Middle School in Palm Beach County, Florida. ACTIVATE™, as designed and developed by the...

2014-02-26 23:20:54

New Program Equips Everyone at a School with Professional Development and Standards-Aligned eBooks on STEM Topics and Careers San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Today, Sally Ride Science announced the nationwide release of the Sally Ride All-Access Site License™, a new offering that equips an entire school with professional development and classroom instructional resources to promote student interest in STEM topics and careers. The All-Access professional development for teachers,...

2014-02-04 12:26:15

Zaner-Bloser Celebrates the Winners of Which Teacher Inspired Your Future? Contest COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of educators from across the country, inspired by a teacher from their past, wrote essays telling their story about why they pursued a career in education. The judges chose five winning essays for Zaner-Bloser's Which Teacher Inspired Your Future? Contest. In one winning essay, Lydia Gilbert wrote about her favorite teacher, Sheila VerNoy, continuing to work...

2014-01-23 23:30:10

Career Cruising now offers specialized career guidance tools for the youngest elementary students with ccSpark!. The launch of ccSpark! completes Career Cruising’s suite of integrated career guidance services from K-12. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Career Cruising now offers specialized career guidance tools for the youngest elementary students with ccSpark!. This engaging computer game introduces K-5 students to age-appropriate life skills and career guidance information at...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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