Palmer Trinity School students recently teamed up with Teach For America, to help mentor 3rd and 4th grade students at Holmes Elementary in Liberty City, FL. The program encourages local students to spend two Saturdays a month working with younger students who need help improving their reading and writing skills. Each Palmer Trinity Student is teamed up with a "buddy" and twice a month they meet to read a book and write a report about what they read. After the reading exercise, students engage in a fun recreational activity (last Saturday they baked holiday cookies together).
The Academy of Education Arts and Sciences International recently awarded a prestigious Bammy Award to Jody Martin, Vice President of Education at Crème de la Crème Preschool, for her contributions to early childhood education. The Bammy Award is a cross-discipline honor created in 2012 to identify the good work being done in the field of education today.
In the wake of the deadliest brutal terror attack at Peshawar school, a conjoint academic commission has been formed up by Pakistani academicians working in different institutions around the globe. An institutional resolution has been unanimously passed by the peace-conflict experts and other research-oriented academics from diverse disciplines, to set forth a 'United Peace Constituency' and a 'Conjoint Academic Commission' to ponder scholastic contemplations on the issue under focus;- 'counter-terrorism' in the academic perspectives.
Students in the Midwest are applauding science teacher, Steve Belliveau during his fast paced and informative assemblies. Combining science and magic he uses entertainment and scientific principles to teach them. Traveling through 11 Midwestern states, he performs over 300 School Assemblies each year. He has has also taught several labs in Chicago at The Museum of Science and Industry as well as the Argonne National labs. His program has been recognized by the Chicago Tribune and WGN TV for excellence.
As a retired special education high school teacher and current mobile application and website developer, Mike File identified a unique opportunity to connect adults with disabilities to a life-changing opportunity by which they can achieve higher goals and succeed in life.
Students from all over the world these days are aware of the importance of the SSAT and ISEE test. Individuals who wish to enter high end and prestigious universities have to go through these tests for the purpose of gaining entry in the long run. While many people find these tests exceptionally difficult, with a good amount of preparation beforehand, they can surely acquire great scores. The process does require a lot of time and hard work but a new solution has been created for the convenience of students from all over the world.
To get started on the free trial session, registered users have to provide their Skype ID to book a free class and choose a Spanish teacher of their choice. Coaching starts almost immediately after students accept the 'add contact' request sent by the teacher. At the end of the trial session, user's who'd like to sign up for more classes will have to purchase credits.
One World Dive & Travel, formerly known as Underwater Phantaseas South, now offers Padi Scuba Diving Certification to dive lovers. It is an independent school, authorized for providing swimming instruction to students of any age group. At each stage of the swimming program, a benchmark is established which consists of both swimming and safety skills.
Rrfcnetwork.org/top-cna-training-in-arizona based company is providing complete information for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) training in USA. The online platform comprised of a number of online post related to CNA training in different cities and states including Arizona, North Carolina, Chicago, New Jersey, Michigan, Utah, Maryland, Omaha, Nebraska and Jacksonville, Fl among others. The online platform also explains the reasons behind marked in number of people opting for CNA carrier in the recent past and why the same is likely to continue in the times to come as well.
Business Spreadsheets has launched an educational program by providing free analytical solutions to students and academic staff in higher learning institutions. The program offers Excel solutions free for educational purposes by allowing student and academic staff complementary registration information for sophisticated Excel based tools. The solutions are designed and are widely used for real world business applications and decision making and can serve for students and teachers to understand commonly used financial and analytical concepts in the classroom and at home. The program coincides with the new Microsoft policy of making Microsoft office 365 freely available to selected academic institutions.
Reporting for the online magazine "ProfessiveImpact.org" is Business Psychologist and psychotherapist Douglas LaBier Ph.D. He sites that, "While most CEOs would like to receive executive coaching, they rarely do. Studies conducted by the Stanford University School of Business found that a full two thirds of those in CEO positions have not received any courses in leadership or coaching to enhance their executive skills."
The U.S. Department of Education (USDE) released the deadline and requirements for Gainful Employment (GE) Disclosure. The current deadline for updating the disclosures for each GE program to reflect the 2013-2014 award year is Jan. 31, 2015.
Veritas Firearms LLC is pleased to announce a variety of classes in the Northern Virginia area for those who are searching for reliable and accurate firearms training (gunschool.info). The classes are sponsored by Veritas Firearms at their new state-of-the-art training facility. Instructors are part of a team of National Rifle Association (NRA)-certified teachers.
Performance Training Solutions, a leading, NCCER-accredited provider of construction industry and commercial truck training, announced that the company will be offering free workshops on a regular schedule. Those who attend the workshops at Performance Training Solutions' conveniently located Reynoldsburg, Ohio, campus will have a chance to inspect the company's facilities first hand, meet instructors, and receive training in either heavy equipment operation or crane industry topics. Furthermore, attendance at a free workshop will qualify students to receive tuition discounts of $500 on Performance Training Solutions' full, regular course offerings.
Project World School (PWS), Producer of Month-Long International Learning Community Retreats for Homeschooled Teens, announced today the launch of its Board of Advisors.
Shopping on the internet is growing and now you can buy virtually anything online. As we become more confident with the world of e commerce we can also become careless with our personal information and the way we spend our money.
Digital advertising innovator, El Toro announced today the general availability of its product for on-campus targeting of digital advertising to students. Called Captive Audience, this product allows brands to digitally advertise directly to college students while on campus.
North America has fallen to seventeenth place in international ranking of innovation. Our schools are woefully deficit in innovation education and curriculum; and our educators do not have access to real world innovation and training. Founder and CEO of Hanz Toys, Nicholas Webb wants to change that.
In an upcoming interview and feature article, lifestyle and entertainment website Creative and Clever will focus on the progressive education proposals made recently by public school teacher Scott Tucker.
For 10 years, Cook & Company has been conducting a quality Real Estate School that has helped many people enter the highly rewarding professional of real estate. Now, Cook & Company announces that the next set of classes will be held in January 2015.
World landforms, a leading portal, provides authentic information about different types of Volcano landforms. The portal was created to educate and provide information to various people, especially students of all ages. They help to understand the various kinds of landforms present on earth such as basins, cliffs, deserts, canyons, continents, gulfs and forests, etc. Learn through their description, the definition of the landform, various examples, and pictures. The website encourages readers to understand these landforms more fully. It is an extremely informative site and with the availability of the vast explanation, one can gather tremendous knowledge.
According to Justin Crane, the Kaplan's Student Experience Manager in the United Kingdom and Eire, international language schools should re-evaluate their current social programmes. A language school's curriculum should not only focus on the learning factor, but also acts as a point of call for international students. To help overseas learners feel they are receiving an overall great experience abroad, educational facilities staff should be open enough to allow students to bring any type of problem or query.
Sports and recreational programs play a stellar role in developing the youth. However, unfortunately, these facilities are not always available to the right person at the right time. London, Ontario based social enterprise Ivy League Sport and Coaching Services plans to bring an end to this scenario.
Isocar announced the launch of their online platform – Ioscar.org/lpn-schools-in-columbus-ohio in a small press meet here today. The platform provides complete guidance on LPN (License Practical Nurse) related programs in the United States to those interested in the same. The websites also provides access to the database of colleges offering LPN courses along with related information including programs on offer, location of college, link to website and a brief introduction.
Silicon Valley Innovation Center recently organized a three-week startup camp for the Kazakhs winners of the KazINNO competition held by the National Agency for Technological Development for innovative projects in the sphere of IT, biotech, energy and agriculture. They took part in the program of accelerated development and incubation of innovative projects over the period from October 26 through November 15, 2014.
Silicon Valley Innovation Center organized an executive training focused on Career Counseling for the executive members and counselors of the faculty of Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools in Kazakhstan. The goal of the program was to provide faculty members and counselors with guidance regarding the vast amount of opportunities that are available in Silicon Valley, and to enable exchange of knowledge as well as future collaboration between the leaders of school education in Kazakhstan and some of the most prominent educational organizations based in the United States.
An online community, especially organized for students that offers amenities to purse online degree and requirements such as- university syllabus, sample exam papers, authors eBooks, and many more, in order to get an online degree. The most beneficial features about online education is- it is a more convenience way of education. Now students no need to travel to Champaign-Urbana cities to complete their higher study. With the involvement of online EDU Library majority of their coursework can be completed with synchronous online classes. Now the can experience the face-to-face interaction between lecturer and student without attending any schedule physical classes. It has been cited by alumni as contributory in building community while students are in their regular work and beyond the class room.