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2013-04-15 23:03:28

Paul Whitney who plays Principal Jetson in the web series, Saving the School District, has worked in dozens of feature films and television projects. As an overly confident high school principal in this new 7 part web-series, he finds out that not every problem can be solved with a sticky note. Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 Everyone looks to up to a school principal for leadership and guidance, even though they are not always secure in every decision they make according to veteran...

2012-12-28 05:01:10

Look For promotes quality instruction by identifying best practices during any observation. This time saving app is very professional and has proven to support excellence in the classroom. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 Researched based and presented in an very easy to use format, this is today´s answer for high performing staff developers, instructional coaches, peer coaches, and school administrators seeking to improve classroom instruction in schools. Look For is a new app...

2012-04-16 13:16:17

Countries that best prepare math teachers meet several key conditions generally lacking in the United States, according to the first international study of what teacher preparation programs are able to accomplish. The study, led by Michigan State University, suggests that in countries such as Taiwan and Singapore, future math teachers are better prepared because the students get rigorous math instruction in high school; university teacher-preparation programs are highly selective and...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'