Education

Dec 8 2017

Teacher Ideas, Teaching Resources, and Lessons for PreK-12 Teachers #teaching #resources #website

#teaching resources website # People did not always use paper bills as money. They bought and traded goods in different ways. Early humans traded cattle starting in 9000 B.C. Today cows are still a form of currency in some parts of the world. In America, the use of the word “buck” to mean “dollar” may have started with early settlers. They traded animal skins like buckskin, the hide of a male deer. Buckskin had value the way paper money does today. Do you know why orange and black are Halloween colors? The color orange is everywhere in the fall. There …

Dec 8 2017

Testing – The Testing Industry s Big Four #education #companies

#education companies # When Congress increased this year’s budget for the Department of Education by $11 billion, it set aside $400 million to help states develop and administer the tests that the No Child Left Behind Act mandated for children in grades 3 through 8. Among the likely benefactors of the extra funds were the four companies that dominate the testing market — three test publishers and one scoring firm. Those four companies are Harcourt Educational Measurement, CTB McGraw-Hill, Riverside Publishing (a Houghton Mifflin company), and NCS Pearson. According to an October 2001 report in the industry newsletter Educational Marketer. …

Dec 8 2017

CME Continuing Medical Education Resources Accredited Programs Conferences Seminars #education #companies

#education companies # For more than thirty years, Medical Education Resources, Inc. (MER) has provided a wide range of fully-accredited CME programs to physicians and other health care professionals. As a non-profit medical education company, we are widely recognized for providing high-quality educational programs. Join us and more than 150,000 of your colleagues who have evaluated MER’s programs as among the best CME they have attended! CME Specifically Designed For PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS Internal Medicine for Primary Care Physicians Issues in Women’s Health Cardio/Pulmonary for Primary Care Physicians Neurology for the Non-Neurologist Dermatology for the Non-Dermatologist Clinical Endocrinology for Primary …

Dec 8 2017

Companies That Care About Kids #education #companies

#education companies # Companies That Care About Kids When it comes to quality public education and cultural programs for young people, private support and funding make a big difference. Here’s how these companies prove they care about education: Wachovia The Wachovia Foundation is committed to programs and partnerships that provide support for teachers as a means of improving student achievement. In 2004, it developed the Wachovia Foundation Teachers and Teaching Initiative. This multimillion-dollar program provides funding to organizations that enhance teacher recruitment, development, support, and retention, with the goal of increasing K-12 student achievement. Wachovia is also a founding corporate …

Dec 8 2017

Learning lounge – Best Buy #best #learning #site

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Dec 8 2017

Us department of education jobs #us #department #of #education #jobs

#us department of education jobs # Energy.gov We offer an unequalled variety of opportunities for individuals in a wide range of professional disciplines: from science and engineering to business and program analysis. Only here will you have access to unlimited career opportunities that impact these issues, while serving your country and enjoying the benefits of a career with the Federal Government. Most Federal job opportunities require personnel to be U.S. citizens. ** However, non-U.S. citizens may apply for some opportunities at our national labs. The citizenship requirements are identified on each job opportunity announcement. ** Internships Whether you have an …

Dec 8 2017

Federal Premium Ammunition – Every Shot Counts #federal #department #of #education

#federal department of education # NEW PRODUCT American Eagle Syntech The exclusive polymer coating in all-new American Eagle Syntech has started a revolution in range ammunition. It prevents harsh metal-on-metal contact in the bore for cooler, smoother shooting that’s easier on your gun. PROMOTION Get $100 off Black Cloud Buy Black Cloud ammunition by the case and get up to $100 back by mail-in rebate. You’ll put more ducks on the water and more cash in your pocket this season. MERCHANDISE Get Great Gear We’ve just made it easier than ever to show off your love of the shooting sports …

Dec 8 2017

How To Teach Piano To Kids #teaching #resources #website

#teaching resources website # If you are looking for piano teaching resources and ideas that are a little different a little more exciting, then you’ll enjoy hanging out here. We have a great collection of piano teaching tips, and some really innovative piano teaching resources. Whether you are just learning how to teach piano, or you have been at it for years, there is something here for everyone. So, have a look around check out our piano teachers’ blog and piano teaching resources. If teaching piano is your dream our piano teaching tips, shareables, and resources will help make it …

Dec 8 2017

Schools and departments – Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences #departments #in #school

#departments in school # Schools and departments Sub-Faculty of Biomedical and Psychological Sciences School of Biomedical Sciences The School of Biomedical Sciences is a part of the Sub-Faculty of Biomedical and Psychological Sciences. Our talented scientists conduct research in cancer, cardiovascular disease, development and stem cells, drug discovery, immunology and infection, metabolism and obesity, neuroscience and structural biology. The departments in the school include: Central Clinical School The school is co-located with The Alfred hospital and is an integral part of the Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP ). CCS is a centre for clinical and biomedical research and …

Dec 8 2017

ED s Hiring Information #us #department #of #education #jobs

#us department of education jobs # EdHIRES ED’s Hiring Information/Recruiting Enhancement System The Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a parent, marital status or political affiliation. EdHIRES is the Department of Education’s Hiring Information and Recruiting Enhancement System. It is an automated e-Recruitment system that converts ED from a paper-based recruitment process to an automated business process and is designed to assist applicants in finding and applying for ED jobs. Prospective applicants will now have the capability to prepare and …