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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...

2011-06-28 09:30:00

New Jersey most recent state to adopt research-based tool for systematic and scalable observations of instructional practice SAN FRANCISCO, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The widely-used and research-proven Framework for Teaching (FFT), created by Charlotte Danielson, marks its 15th anniversary with significant growth in states and school districts nationwide, most recently being chosen by the New Jersey State Department of Education as an approved model for teacher evaluation...

2011-05-24 09:00:00

District- and state-specific frameworks and other observational protocols can also be integrated in the Reflect system SAN FRANCISCO, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Teachscape(®), the leader in delivering web-based professional learning content, innovative technologies, and expert services to improve teaching practice, has integrated Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching into Teachscape Reflect's online software. The integration of the Framework for Teaching with...

2011-04-23 00:00:30

QTS to Launch Multimillion-Dollar Upgrade to Northeast Regional Hub Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) April 22, 2011 Newmark Knight Frank announced the successful negotiation of a long-term lease extension that will enable its client, QTS (Quality Technology Services), to expand the capacity of a key regional data center on the Jersey City waterfront. QTS is on an aggressive growth track and needed greater connectivity, raised floor space and power than its existing data center at 95 Christopher...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.