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2013-08-22 23:20:14

Both of Scientific Minds' high school science education products, Chemistry Starters and Biology Starters, are recommended with full TEKS coverage in the Texas Proclamation 14 Instructional Materials Adoption. Orange, TX (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 The Texas State Board of Education is wrapping up its 2014 instructional materials adoption, and Scientific Minds' high school science products, Biology Starters and Chemistry Starters, have been recommended for adoption with 100% TEKS...

2013-08-14 23:04:08

Online Academy Program Brings Successes of Sally Ride Science Training to Educators Across the United States San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Today, Sally Ride Science announced the launch of a new online academy designed to provide professional development in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to educators across the United States. Building on its popular Sally Ride Science Academy brought to you by ExxonMobil, the online academy will deliver convenient access to...

2013-08-07 23:26:38

Scientific Minds, LLC announces the release of Chemistry Starters, a web-based supplemental tool that teaches state and national chemistry standards and helps prepare students for state EOC assessments, college, and 21st century careers. Orange, Texas (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Scientific Minds, LLC has released Chemistry Starters, its fifth product in the Science Starter series. Chemistry Starters break down state and national chemistry standards into 101 digital video lessons that bring...

2013-08-06 23:04:42

20 New Offerings Will Expand Corpus of High Quality, STEMx Learning Experiences for Educators Around the Globe. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Today the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) and the New Media Consortium (NMC) announced the second cohort of HP Catalyst Academy Fellows. With this new group of innovative education leaders from around the globe, the HP Catalyst Academy will greatly expand its offering of free, online professional development...

2013-07-16 23:17:17

150 educators selected from across the country to attend 2013 academies; academies in San Diego showcase careers and diverse role models in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields; more than 8,500 educators trained to date, impacting close to one million students; program established by Dr. Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, and continues as part of her legacy with the support of ExxonMobil. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The Sally Ride Science Academy,...


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