Education

Dec 1 2016

Welcome to #educator #websites

#educator websites # Something to think about. Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind work, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. Leo Buscaglia Welcome Paraeducator.com provides a cost-effective way to provide around-the-clock online access to high quality training and regularly updated information and services for paraeducators and the teachers with whom they work. The site provides tools and information needed to help districts meet state and federal mandates. Training Online training is available to all district staff. …

Dec 1 2016

The 30 Best Educational Games for the iPad: Adult Edition #best #educational #websites #for #adults

#best educational websites for adults # The 30 Best Educational Games for the iPad: Adult Edition Most educational games for the iPad aim squarely at the kiddish-crowd. But those punk whippersnappers who need to get off the lawn shouldn’t have all the fun. Adults can enjoy their own as well, including these! Check out OnlineCollegeCourses list of the 30 best educational games for the iPad or the Kids edition . OK, yes, it’s meant for the kidlets. But we swear this $2.99 investment means some fun physics lessons and manipulative, Lemmings -esque play. One of the top-rated chess apps for …

Dec 1 2016

Allowed Educator Websites #educator #websites

#educator websites # Click here to look at PCSD School Board Calendar and Events. More » Please call our State and Federal Representatives regarding equitable funding for the Poughkeepsie City School District. The Poughkeepsie City School District is facing budget challenges, which will severely impact the mission and vision of our school district in the 2016-2017 school year. More » Get information about budget calendar, tax levy, tax bill and general budget information. More » Our top priority is the safety and security of our students. Our goal is to deliver on the promise of a high-quality, world-class education for …

Dec 1 2016

State Seal of Biliteracy – Resources (CA Dept of Education) #department #of #education #seal

#department of education seal # State Seal of Biliteracy The State Seal of Biliteracy (SSB), per Assembly Bill 815 (Brownley, Chapter 618, Statutes of 2011), became effective January 1, 2012. This program recognizes high school graduates who have attained a high level of proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing one or more languages in addition to English. The SSB will be awarded by the Superintendent of Public Instruction in accordance with specified criteria set forth in the legislation . A county office of education, school district, or direct-funded charter school that participates in this program must maintain appropriate records of …

Dec 1 2016

Sheppard Software: Fun free online learning games and activities for kids #online #educational #activities

#online educational activities # I stumbled upon your fun interactive geography games from a link on the Massachusetts Geographic Alliance Website. Since then, your games have become quite a hit with my competitive colleagues! –Candice Gomes, Education Outreach Coordinator, Boston Public Library (Sheppard Software’s geography games were featured in the Boston Public Library’s 2006 Exhibition on Mapping) Terrific online educational games, especially geography. –Dallas Children’s Museum First, let me say I love your website! I have students with learning disabilities that need multiple way to learn math, and your site fills the bill! – Darrin, Rose Park Elementary in Billings, …

Dec 1 2016

Great Seal #department #of #education #seal

#department of education seal # Fact Sheet Bureau of Public AffairsWashington, DC April 1, 2002 In the Department of State, the term “Great Seal” has come to include not just the die, but the counter-die, the press, and the cover, or cabinet in which it is housed, as well. These stand in the Exhibit Hall of the Department, inside a glass enclosure which is kept locked at all times, even during the sealing of a document. The mahogany cabinet’s doors are also kept locked and the press is bolted and padlocked in position except when in use. The seal can …

Dec 1 2016

Online gamers are helping people pay off their student debt #student #online #games

#student online games # A new trivia game is helping students pay off their debt — and they don’t even have to play College affordability has recently become the preeminent issue in higher education, as student debt figures have hit staggering levels. Student loan debt exceeds other types of consumer debt. like car loans and credit card debt, reaching $1.19 trillion as of the first quarter of 2015. And while lawmakers and student advocates look for solutions to the problem of unsustainable debt, relief for some borrowers may come from an unlikely place: online gamers. Givling is a pay-to-play online …

Dec 1 2016

DO 63, s #department #of #education #seal

#department of education seal # DO 63, s. 2011 – Department of Education (DepEd) Seal Schools Division / City Superintendents Heads, Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools All Others Concerned 1. Pursuant to Rule 8, Chapter 6, Sections 49, 50 and 51 of Republic Act (RA) No. 8491 otherwise known as the Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines, the Office of the Secretary has released the official seal of the Department of Education (DepEd) duly approved by the Office of the President, Malacanang, Manila. 2.The DepEd official seal shall be utilized in all official communications, and it shall …

Dec 1 2016

Literacy Apps #best #educational #websites #for #adults

#best educational websites for adults # Literacy Apps Apps are fun and motivating for kids! Let Reading Rockets help you find the very best educational apps that provide practice with essential skills in print awareness, phonics, spelling, vocabulary, comprehension, and writing. We’ve also added a special section for children with dyslexia that includes apps for for text-to-speech, audiobooks, and organization and goal-setting. The apps listed include a summary of how each works, recommended ages (pre-K to grade 3), developmental skills, device (phone, tablet, Android, Apple), and cost. Links to purchase the app and read independent reviews are also provided. Recommended …

Dec 1 2016

Leon County Schools #educator #websites

#educator websites # Leon County Schools Around the District Welcome to Leon County Schools We are excited about the 2016-17 school year. The partnership between community and schools is a key component in the success of our public school system. In Leon County, we are fortunate to have great schools, innovative principals, qualified teachers and support staff, and a strong commitment from families, citizens, and business partners. These key members of our team combine their efforts to ensure a quality education for our students. Because of our commitment to working together, Leon County Schools has enjoyed some noteworthy accomplishments. o …