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2012-06-01 23:00:33

Meeting with teachers, reviewing next year´s curriculum, planning summer activities are a few things parents can do to keep children engaged in learning. Los Altos Hills, Calif. (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 With the end of the school year approaching, now is the ideal time for parents to start planning for summer and preparing for next year. Parents play an important role in helping their children continue to learn, StudyDog CEO Deme Clainos said. StudyDog is an online reading program for...

2009-05-19 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Dragon Pharmaceutical Inc. ("Dragon Pharma" or the "Company" TSX: DDD; OTCBB: DRUG; BBSE: DRP), a leading international pharmaceutical company, today announced that June 21, 2009 has been set as the date for the Annual Stockholders' Meeting. The Annual Meeting of Dragon stockholders will be held at Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin, 18 Chak Cheung Street, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong, P.R. China at 10:30 am local time. Stockholders of record as...

2008-09-08 00:00:08

By Samuel Yesuiah THE news report, "Wrong to learn language this way" (NST, Sept 4), on the teaching of Science and Mathematics in English highlighted the belief by some educationists that the deteriorating standard of English could not be arrested by teaching Science and Mathematics in English. They argued that it was wrong to use Science and Mathematics subjects to teach English. It was also suggested that if the intention was to improve the standard of English, then the government...

2008-07-14 21:00:27

Big Hollow Elementary School Address: 33315 N. Fish Lake Road, Ingleside Phone: (847) 740-1490 District's name and Web site: Big Hollow School District 38, www.bighollow.us Number of students/grade levels offered: 530 in grades three through five, plus early childhood Number of staff: 45 When was school built: 2005 An interesting tidbit: The principal was the first grade teacher at the primary building before taking over the elementary school. Principal: Dawn Smith - She has...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.