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2014-09-23 08:26:52

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Masters in Education (http://www.topmastersineducation.com), a resource for educators looking to enhance their own educational foundation, has published a list of the top paying school districts in each state for first-year teachers. Topping the list is New York's Katona-Lewisboro School District, located just north of Long Island. While the cost of living in this region is exceptionally high, this district pays well above the second...

2013-10-17 23:25:26

PITCHAfrica's rainwater harvesting Waterbank School in Kenya named Greenest School on Earth by US Green Building Council and honored as finalist in Buckminster Fuller Challenge; named "Socially-Responsible Design's Highest Award" by Metropolis Magazine. Princeton , New Jersey (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 PITCHAfrica's WATERBANK Schools initiative led by Jane Harrison and David Turnbull, has been selected as a finalist in the 2013 Buckminster Fuller Challenge, a...

2013-08-29 23:23:37

Fauquier County Public Schools, serving approximately 11,000 students in Warrenton, Va., selected Infinite Campus as its new student information system (SIS). As the largest American-owned SIS and a Virginia preferred vendor, Infinite Campus is the best solution to meet their needs. Blaine, MN (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Fauquier County Public Schools, serving approximately 11,000 students in Warrenton, Va., selected Infinite Campus as its new student information system (SIS). This software...

2012-08-05 23:03:20

Eastern University is approved to offer the Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration for the Master's in Counseling Degree. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 Eastern University, a Pennsylvania Christian University, is pleased to announce that the new Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Concentration in the Counseling Psychology Department has recently been approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB). According to Eastern University's Dr. Walter S. Chung, CRC, BCBA-D, NCP,...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Online school counselor, Cyndy Locke, will share about the impact of online learning to the college admission process. Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Oaks Christian Online School(OCO) college counselor, Cyndy Locke, will be speaking at the Western Association for College Admission Counseling´s (WACAC) Share, Learn and Connect event on Friday, March 16, 2012, at the University of Southern California campus. The one day conference is designed for high school counselors,...

2011-11-02 07:00:00

Carlbrook School is pleased to announce that this week will mark the fifth year of existence for its Transition Services programming, a comprehensive aftercare curriculum designed to assist parents and students in acclimating to life after Carlbrook and sustaining the gains achieved during their tenure at the school. (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 Carlbrook School is pleased to announce that this week will mark the fifth year of existence for its Transition Services programming, a comprehensive...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'