Education

Mar 25 2017

Home page of: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation s official History and Citizenship site #history #education #websites

#history education websites # History.org: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s Official History and Citizenship Website CW Foundation navigation The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Plan your visit to Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area. Special Events, Lodging, Dining, and more. Find history, education, museums, kid’s games, citizenship, publications, multimedia. Learn about current research, including archaeology, architecture, digital history, the Library. A resource exploring the causes, character, and consequences of the American Revolution. Students and teachers research current issues and discuss on the Virtual Republic. Our mission, annual reports, newsroom, CW jobs, what’s new, productions, contact us. Become a donor and preserve Colonial Williamsburg for the …

Mar 25 2017

Explore Our Schools and Programs #online #education #degrees

#online education degrees # Ready When You Are Learn From a Nationally Recognized Leader in Higher Education Deciding where to complete your college education is a big step. The degree you pick and the courses you take must be relevant to your career and to today’s marketplace. At American Public University, we are committed to providing quality academics, superior student resources, and affordable tuition. With more than 190 industry-relevant online degree programs to choose from, it’s time to stop asking where and start asking when. At-a-Glance American Public University System is ranked in the top 10% of all U.S. online …

Mar 25 2017

Colonial Williamsburg History: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation s official History and Citizenship site #history #education #websites

#history education websites # History.org: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s Official History and Citizenship Website CW Foundation navigation The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Plan your visit to Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area. Special Events, Lodging, Dining, and more. Find history, education, museums, kid’s games, citizenship, publications, multimedia. Learn about current research, including archaeology, architecture, digital history, the Library. A resource exploring the causes, character, and consequences of the American Revolution. Students and teachers research current issues and discuss on the Virtual Republic. Our mission, annual reports, newsroom, CW jobs, what’s new, productions, contact us. Become a donor and preserve Colonial Williamsburg for the …

Mar 25 2017

Teaching and Learning #the #educators #school

#the educators school # The teaching and learning portal contains the information, guidance and resources that educators require as they educate students to be ready for college, careers and life. The inter-relationship of teaching and learning is the center of the education process which requires the integration of three basic components that are addressed in the Department’s three major initiatives: Standards– the basic foundation for what is taught is contained in the New Jersey Student Learning Standards. These nine areas of standards are New Jersey’s commitment to a well-rounded education for every student to prepare him or her for life …

Mar 25 2017

Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism #us #dept #of #edu

#us dept of edu # The Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism s mission is to promote U.S. national security by taking a leading role in developing coordinated strategies and approaches to defeat terrorism abroad and securing the counterterrorism cooperation of international partners. This report provides the Department of State s annual, statutorily mandated assessment of trends and events in international terrorism that transpired in 2015, including country-by-country breakdowns of foreign government counterterrorism cooperation, and profiles of designated Foreign Terrorist Organizations. Briefing The Department of State (State) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) are elevating and expanding …

Mar 25 2017

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) #education #information

#education information # The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education. FERPA gives parents certain rights with respect to their children’s education records. These rights transfer to the student when he or she reaches the age of 18 or attends a school beyond the high school level. Students to whom the rights have transferred are “eligible students.” Parents or eligible students have …

Mar 25 2017

Education Quotes – Quotations and Famous Quotes on Education #education #quotes

#education quotes # Education In teaching others we teach ourselves. Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation. John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each. Plato …

Mar 25 2017

Motivational and Inspirational Quotes #education #quotes

#education quotes # Motivational and Inspirational Quotes Collection On the subject of quotes and proverbs. One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well. Amos Bronson Alcott To select well among old things, is almost equal to inventing new ones. Nicholas Charles Trublet I have gathered a posie of other men’s flowers, and nothing but the thread that binds them is my own. Michel de Montaigne Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond districts of the mind. William R. Alger I am but a gatherer and disposer of other men’s stuff. – Sir Henry Wotton Stealing someone …

Mar 25 2017

PES File – What is it and how do I open it? #pes

#pes # Opening PES files What is a PES file? Files that contain the .pes file extension are most commonly associated with computer aided manufacturing (CAM) applications. The PES files that are associated with these CAM applications contain instructions that an application uses to create embroideries with a computer-aided digital sewing machine. The computer application that is running the sewing machine uses the PES file to create the designed embroidery pattern. The file contains the pattern layout information as well as the embroidery color design. The Corel Word Perfect Program Editor has also been known to use the .pes file …

Mar 24 2017

Four Kids Websites About Electricity for Practice and Fun! #teaching #websites #for #kids

#teaching websites for kids # Science Made Simple’s Static Electricity Science Made Simple is a thorough and easy to understand kids’ website. Electricity appears in several different forms, one of which is static electricity. This is what causes the zap when someone touches something metal after walking in the wind. Static Electricity at Science Made Simple begins with an explanation of atoms and the pieces of an atom, then talks about their electrical charges and gives a clear description of static electricity. The website describes the nature of atoms using metaphors and examples geared for late elementary school students, then …