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2014-05-01 08:41:44

New School Computer Lab Helps English Language Learners, Supports Girls' Education KATHMANDU, Nepal, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at a school in Kathmandu, Nepal started their school year this week with a new computer lab and technology literacy program thanks to a multi-group nonprofit partnership. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131107/LA12431LOGO Hands in Outreach, a nonprofit educational sponsorship program for impoverished children in Nepal, is working with...

2014-04-02 16:36:22

Waterford Institute Releases its Award-Winning Reading Program in New Web Model SALT LAKE CITY, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterford Institute recently launched its reading curriculum in a new, web-based format designed to help schools reduce their hardware costs and more easily access and use its standards-aligned, research-proven software. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131107/LA12431LOGO Waterford Reading is a complete language arts curriculum for young learners,...

2014-03-28 23:03:00

Project Planning Pro and Risk Register+ the flagship products of the i2e Consulting grab 2nd and 3rd position in the Best Business App category at the 6th Best App Ever awards. Waterford, CT (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Business apps, Project Planning Pro and Risk Register+ by i2e Consulting won the 6th Best App Ever Award - Best Business App category. The results were announced at Macworld Expo, a congregation for mobile devices, applications and games in San Francisco, United States. Best...

2014-03-05 16:28:35

$11.5 million federal i3 grant brings UPSTART to Utah's rural areas SALT LAKE CITY, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighteen rural Utah school districts have signed on to participate in an $11.5 million federal grant award to expand UPSTART, Waterford Institute's free, in-home preschool program, to their regions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131107/LA12431LOGO Waterford Institute, a Sandy, Utah-based research and education technology nonprofit, has signed a memorandum of...

2014-02-05 20:23:45

WATERFORD, Mich., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Step up to the plate and swing for the fences at the second annual Michigan Baseball Expo, Saturday, February 8 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. It's happening at Baseball City U.S.A., 2220 Mall Drive in Waterford, Michigan. Admission to the Expo is $10 for adults, $5 for kids for an all-day pass. No pre-registration is required. The event is the largest and most comprehensive baseball convention in the Midwest. Sponsored by Baseball Youth magazine, the...

2014-01-15 12:28:24

Waterford Awarded $11.5 Million Grant from the i3 Investing in Innovation 2013 Competition SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterford Institute was recently awarded $11.5 million from the Investing in Innovation (i3) 2013 federal grant competition for its early education curriculum and in-home preschool program UPSTART. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131107/LA12431LOGO) The U.S. Department of Education awarded a total of $134 million in 2013 for i3, its...

2014-01-09 08:31:38

Non-Profit Takes on Sales and Service to Improve Customer Experience SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterford Institute ended its partnership with education publisher and software distributor NCS Pearson, Inc. on Jan. 1, 2014. Waterford is now directly distributing its award-winning, adaptive learning software curricula and assessments to students, teachers, districts, schools and parents nationwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131107/LA12431LOGO)...

2013-05-28 23:14:51

Heuston Influential in Transforming Education Technology and Instructional Learning Programs Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 The Education Division of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) awarded Dr. Dustin (Dusty) Hull Heuston with the prestigious Education Lifetime Achievement Award at the Ed Tech Industry Summit on May 7th in San Francisco. Dr. Heuston, founder of the nonprofit Waterford Institute, was honored for his accomplishments and contributions to the...


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