Education Press Releases

Palmer Trinity School Welcomes Visit from Nominees for Bishop of Local Diocese

On Monday, January 11, the nominees for bishop coadjutor of the Episcopal Diocese of Southeast Florida made a special visit to Palmer Trinity School (PTS). The nominees, accompanied by their spouses, were: The Reverend Michael J. Battle, Ph.D., The Very Reverend Dr. DeDe Duncan-Probe, The Very Reverend Peter Eaton, The Reverend John C. N. Hall, D.Min., The Reverend Dr. Allen F. Robinson, and The Reverend Canon Dr. Martin William Zlatic. All enjoyed engaging in conversation with eleventh and twelfth grade students enrolled in Chaplain Mary Ellen Cassini's class, Christianity in the World.

Palmer Trinity School Teams Up with Teach for America to Mentor Students

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).

India As a Destination for International Schools

The conducive climate in India as well as the people who are more open to new ideas has made most of the cities in India and especially Bangalore a favorite place to set up international schools.

International Schools Changing Face of Education

Quality of education has never been more important than it is now. People have started to realize the role education plays’ in the success of any individual.

Dr. Rich McGrath Urges Education Intervention

Dr. Rich McGrath is an expert in all phases of education Intervention. According to Dr. McGrath, particularly versed in school-wide reform of inner city schools; with experience leading a school of students with over 90% poverty and over 60% English Language Learners. Dr. McGrath insists that, “Each classroom needs an intervention when the classroom teacher, reading specialists, and special education teachers meet with a small group of struggling readers to accelerate student performance. Teachers routinely observe, demonstrate, and collaborate with one another to acquire practices that reflect research-based skills.” Another essential area of best practice is the collection of formative performance data. These student data serve as a “dip-stick” approach to inform the teacher of the needs of the child and provide valuable feedback to the teacher.

The Tragedy of Alice Flagg, 1833-1849

LogoThe story of Alice is a ghost story as well as a love story. Romeo and Juliet, as well as Heathcliff and Catherine could do no better. Taking place, or not as some argue, around the Wachesaw Rice Plantation in what is currently Murrells Inlet, it is based on some historical fact. Like many legends, it involves adventure, difficulty and forbidden love. We decided to check it out.

Michigan Loan Process Page Debuts on CashAdvance.com

LogoCashAdvance.com is pleased to announce the launch of its Michigan Loan Process page. This free resource helps elucidate many of the details on the payday loan industry in Michigan. Many Michiganders have begun using cash advances in order to cover emergency expenses when they do not have the time to wait until their next paycheck arrives. In order to create a high level of customer satisfaction, CashAdvance.com offers this free resource without any obligation to actually take out a loan.

Health Informatics Careers on the Rise Says www.nursinginformaticshq.com

The career opportunity in the health care industry combines medicine with information technology to manage medical data and computer applications in medical facilities.

CashAdvance.com Presents Informative Massachusetts Loan Process Resource

LogoCashAdvance.com is pleased to make the new Massachusetts Loan Process page available to consumers. Many people in America look to payday loans as a way of stretching their budget to cover unexpected expenses when they can’t afford to wait for their next payday. The Massachusetts Loan Process page is offered free to all visitors of CashAdvance.com in order to ensure that residents of the state are fully aware of what is happening in their local lending industry.

Announcing Mentoring 2 Success' Special Offer

Mentoring in 2012, make this year one of change. The Mentoring 2 Success Mentoring Program is the best way to invest in yourself as you embark on a career in the virtual industry. Having a seasoned mentor like Diane Hess, who is known for her experience and willingness to share what she has learned with you, is a priceless opportunity for every virtual entrepreneur. Now the opportunity is upon you! Invest in yourself; you are worth it!

Dr. Rich McGrath Advocates Differentiated Teaching

Dr. Rich McGrath is an expert in all phases of education, particularly versed in school-wide reform of inner city schools; with experience leading a school of students with over 90% poverty and over 60% English Language Learners. McGrath insists, “No two children are the same and responsive and differentiated teaching is essential. Classroom teachers must have the tools to offer responsive and differentiated teaching through with a specially trained teacher.”

Dr. Rich McGrath Tweets About Trends in Education

From No Child Left Behind to new data and strategy trends in Education, thousands of followers are watching and tweeting this leading academic thought leader. Sign up for Twitter to follow Dr. Rich McGrath @drrichmcgrath. Insights, news, and best-practices can be followed daily.

Dr. Rich McGrath Reviews Academic Screenings, Assessments, and Progress Monitoring Systems

There are critical screenings, assessments, and progress monitoring systems. Ongoing assessments are part of progress monitoring and include running record data, a fluency prosody rubric, a retelling rubric, and evaluation of expository writing. The study of students’ work gives teachers an authentic view of the strengths of the student and skill areas that need to be addressed. Assessment data for all interventions must be recorded. Collaborative progress-monitoring meetings with grade-level teachers must use data to make decisions about adjustments to interventions. The organization, analysis and utility of the data are critical because it provides timely feedback to the student and teacher. Dr. Rich McGrath is an expert in all phases of education, particularly versed in school-wide reform of inner city schools; with experience leading a school of students with over 90% poverty and over 60% English Language Learners.

Topperlearning.com Offers Free Limited Access to Video Lessons and Sample Papers

You can now get free limited access to a video lessons and different sample papers from renowned educational portal Topperlearning.com. These have been launched and designed by its team of expert and experienced educationists. The video lessons are enriched with 2D/3D animations and have Illustrations that are drawn from real life to enable students to learn concepts easily and effectively. The free papers include both CBSE sample papers and Topper Silver Series papers.

Maine Loan Process Page From CashAdvance.com Launches

LogoCashAdvance.com is proud to announce the launch of the Maine Loan Process page. This resource allows consumers in the state to learn everything there is to know about the loan process in Maine. This free resource has been written by CashAdvance.com’s team of financial experts in order to give users a free source of detailed information on the payday loan industry.

Ohio Valley Universities Plan Technology “Speed-Dating” Event

On April 20, 2012, the Ohio Valley Affiliates for Life Sciences (OVALS) will present a TECHSTORM event in Louisville, KY. The event will use a “speed dating” model to help connect entrepreneurs and corporate representatives with university inventions. The universities expect the event to result in new life science license deals and startups companies that will commercialize their many innovative technologies.

CashAdvance.com Debuts Maryland Loan Process Resource Page

LogoCashAdvance.com is proud to announce the launch of the Maryland Loan Process page. Many people need a quick influx of cash to help stretch their budget when emergency expenses arise. When an unexpected bill needs to be paid, time is of the essence. However, in order to keep consumers from making hasty financial decisions, CashAdvance.com has created a free informational repository of expertly written articles. By reading through the easily understood Maryland Loan Process page, consumers can learn all the details of loans in their state without any pressure to take out a loan.

Mercury Solutions Limited’s fresh Training Batches on VMware VCP [V5.0] Starting from 13th February 2012

To expand company’s initiative of providing world-class VMware training program, the five-day VMware VCP 5.0 training class is again offered

Yamaha ACP Acoustic Conditioning Panels Honored With SBO’s ‘BEST TOOLS FOR SCHOOLS’ Award

Yamaha’s Acoustic Conditioning Panels have been named one of 2012’s Best Tools for Schools by School Band and Orchestra magazine. Recognized as the “Best Concert Band/Orchestra Teaching Tool” for classroom use, the Panels were selected by a discerning team of expert educators and administrators in attendance at the 2012 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, California.

Physicians Testify That IAPAM's Symposium With Botox Training is an "Exceptional Value"

LogoUnanimously, physicians rave about the physician-lead training provided at the IAPAM's unique and respected Aesthetic Medicine Symposium ( http://www.aestheticmedicinesymposium.com ) and the associated hCG Physician Training ( http://www.hcgtraining.com ). This is the only training in North America to offer hands-on, live demo and didactic instruction covering botox training, laser training, hCG training, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermal fillers, and the business of adding aesthetic medicine to a practice - all in one weekend.

CashAdvance.com Offers Informative Louisiana Loan Process Resource

LogoCash advances have become the solution to many consumers who need financial help. CashAdvance.com is pleased announce the Louisiana Loan Process page. Consumers in Louisiana can now find all the information they need on each part of the loan process in their state. This wealth of information is offered for free and helps CashAdvance.com ensure that its customers are able to make responsible financial decisions when taking out payday loans.

One Degree, Many Career Paths: Webinar Explores Career Options for Job Seekers and Students

Bryant & Stratton College Online will host webinar at no cost for individuals interested in a new career

William Peace University Hosts Academic WorldQuest Event Feb. 25

William Peace University, a private four-year university located in downtown Raleigh, has announced that it is hosting Academic WorldQuest, an action-packed competition to promote knowledge about geography, international history and world affairs, on campus Saturday, Feb. 25 from 9 a.m. through 1 p.m. Presented by the International Affairs Council of North Carolina, and supported by Leigh Wallace Hines, a William Peace University student interning with the group, Academic WorldQuest will involve teams of four high school contestants and one alternate playing 10 rounds of 10 questions each on worldwide affairs, geography and cultures. Answers will be submitted by the teams, not individuals, and teams will have 60 seconds to answer each question. Answer sheets will be collected at the end of each round, and the trophy goes to the team with the highest total points for the 10 rounds.

Timothy R. Zinnecker Named Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Campbell Law School

Melissa Essary, dean of Campbell Law School, has announced has that Timothy R. Zinnecker assumed the role of associate dean for academic affairs at the school in January 2012. Zinnecker also serves as a professor of law, teaching payment systems and secured transactions, along with other commercial law courses.

The Chef’s Academy’s Chef Jeffrey Bane Releases Podcast on Culinary Industry

The Chef’s Academy, the Culinary Division of Harrison College, a 109-year-old, nationally accredited institution that offers 40 degree programs in five schools of study, has announced that Chef Jeffrey Bane, dean of culinary education, has recently released a podcast shedding light on his professional background in the culinary industry. In this podcast, Bane discusses the career paths previously taken that led him to The Chef’s Academy, the rewards that are reaped from a career in culinary education, the long-term and national networking connections that come from earning a degree at The Chef’s Academy and the essential qualities that are needed to fulfill the role of an effective and efficient professional chef.

Certified Nursing Assistant Positions Set to Grow Over Next Decade

Certified Nursing Assistants, or CNA’s, has been rated as the fastest growing profession in the medical industry by the U.S. government. With Baby Boomers reaching their golden years and needing more medical attention, the medical field is in desperate need for CNA’s.

CashAdvance.com Presents Free Educational Kentucky Loan Process Resource

LogoThe payday loan industry in Kentucky continues to grow and aid consumers who need help with their finances. CashAdvance.com is pleased to announce the launch of the Kentucky Loan Process page. This page provides visitors with all the details of payday loans in Kentucky. From the application to the final repayment, users can learn all the details they need to make responsible borrowing decisions.