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2011-07-20 07:00:00

Danielson partners with Teachscape as the FFT provider for New York State SAN FRANCISCO, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New York State Department of Education (NYSED) has selected the Framework for Teaching (FFT) as a rubric for teacher evaluation that is aligned with New York State standards of practice for teachers and/or principals. Created by Charlotte Danielson, the FFT is a research-based tool used as the basis for teacher evaluation systems in thousands of schools...

2011-02-16 17:51:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Future Fibre Technologies (FFT), the world leader in fibre optic intrusion detection, in conjunction with one of its key System Integrators has been awarded the perimeter protection of a sensitive military airbase in Asia-Pacific. Utilising the FFT Secure Fence(TM) system, this installation will protect aircraft and equipment by pinpointing the location of intrusions anywhere along the perimeter fence which is in excess of 7,000 metres...

2011-01-11 03:30:00

ROSH HAAYIN, Israel, January 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourier Systems (Fourier-sys.com), a global pioneer in the science education technology industry, announced today, the launch of its new Bluetooth adaptor, Nova Air(TM), for use with PCs, iPhones and iPads. Nova Air enables teachers and students to conduct a wider range of scientific experiments that were previously unapproachable due to the limitations of cables and cords. Together with Fourier's catalogue of over 65 educational...

2010-04-27 02:00:00

LONDON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ballast water treatment (BWT) equipment has been in great demand following the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ship's Ballast Water and Sediments in 2004. This Convention, aiming to address the issue of the so called 'invasive marine species', has made it mandatory for ships to have onboard BWT systems to meet strict quality standards regarding the discharged ballast water. As a result, more than 57,000 maritime vessels will...


Word of the Day
drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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