Education

May 22 2017

Educating the World in Biosimulation: Creating Certara University – Certara #educating #the #world

#educating the world # Educating the World in Biosimulation: Creating Certara University “Fundamentally Certara is a collection of academic discoveries and scientific minds who are charged with transforming patient care and improving the most crucial research and development and regulatory decisions. Our training organization and methodology must be equally accountable for this mission.” I heard these inspiring words from our CEO during my first strategy meeting at Certara. Before even thinking it over, I volunteered to lead the effort and committed myself and a team— which did not yet exist — to educating the world on the transformative impact of …

May 20 2017

Colorado Free University – Adult Education and Classes in Denver Colorado #free #education

#free education # We’re thrilled to welcome back John Fielder to CFU this fall for a photography workshop, book signing, and special slide show celebrating 100 years of the National Park Service on November 5, 2016. John is not only Colorado’s preeminent nature photographer, but a passionate environmentalist. Continue reading This visit has been cancelled. Look for Paul Mladjenovic to return in February or March of 2017. Perennial favorite visiting speaker Paul Mladjenovic returns November 4-6, 2016 with a great line-up of classes, including a couple of new offerings especially for investors. Paul Continue reading So you’re starting a business. …

May 20 2017

5 Best Dating Sites in Pervomaisk, 16 #best #online #teaching #sites

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May 20 2017

NEA – Research Spotlight on Best Practices in Education #best #education #website

#best education website # Research Spotlight on Best Practices in Education Want to know what the research says about your profession? You’ve come to the right place. Periodically NEA highlights professional research on one educational topic. You’ll find a brief article on the research, with links to related materials. And a place to make comments or offer suggestions. Topics Academic Ability Grouping Ability grouping, also known as tracking, is the practice of grouping children together according to their talents in the classroom. At the elementary school level, the divisions sound harmless enough, but in secondary schools, the stratification becomes more …

May 19 2017

The case against private education: Why we put our kids in public school #private #education

#private education # The case against private education: Why we put our kids in public school Just over two years ago, my husband and I pulled our children out of private school and sent them into the wilds of public education. Now, as they settle into their third year in our neighborhood schools, we can confidently report the following: 1) Our public schools are more chaotic, more bureaucratically rigid, and far less nurturing and creative than the lovely little private school my children once attended; 2) our children are less academically challenged than they were in private school; 3) despite …

May 18 2017

Progress 8 school performance measure in 2016, 2017 and 2018 – Publications #department #of #education #secondary #schools

#department of education secondary schools # Progress 8 school performance measure in 2016, 2017 and 2018 Documents Detail Published: 6 March 2014 Updated: 19 October 2016 + full page history 19 October 2016 3:40pm Added new document: ‘Progress 8 and Attainment 8: how measures are calculated’. Updated ‘Progress 8 measure in 2016, 2017 and 2018’ to include a definition of ‘coasting’ schools. 13 October 2016 9:36am Added Progress 8 and Attainment 8 key figures and ready reckoner documents. 23 September 2016 12:17pm Added further detail on how to calculate fine levels in Annex C. 12 September 2016 5:03pm Updated guidance …

May 18 2017

Bok, D: Higher Education in America (Hardcover) #education #in #america

#education in america # Higher Education in America Derek Bok Higher Education in America is a landmark work–a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the current condition of our colleges and universities from former Harvard president Derek Bok, one of the nation’s most respected education experts. Sweepingly ambitious in scope, this is a deeply informed and balanced assessment of the many strengths as well as the weaknesses of American higher education today. At a time when colleges and universities have never been more important to the lives and opportunities of students or to the progress and prosperity of the nation, Bok …

May 18 2017

US in a – real state of crisis, education secretary says – NBC News #united #states #secretary #of #education

#united states secretary of education # US in a real state of crisis, education secretary says Arne Duncan speaks at Education Nation. NBC News The United States is in “a real state of crisis,” Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said Tuesday, as findings of a study showed that American adults fare poorly in mathematical and technical skills needed for a modern workplace compared to their counterparts in most other developed nations. Duncan’s comments were made during a panel during NBC’s fourth-annual Education Nation Summit, a gathering on the state of education in America. “We have a real state of crisis. …

May 18 2017

Secretary in United States #united #states #secretary #of #education

#united states secretary of education # Secretary UNION COUNTY VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICT A Governor’s School of Excellence District A Star School District A Blue Ribbon School District 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR FULL-TIME: TEACHER OF BIOLOGY Leave Replacement Term: December 1st, 2016 through June 20th, 2017 TEACHER OF ENGLISH Leave Replacement Term: February 10th, 2017 through May 30th, 2017 FULL TIME-TENURE TRACK: TEACHER OF ALLIED HEALTH M.S. or Registered Nurse License TEACHER OF ELECTRICITY TEACHER OF WELDING Qualifications: Appropriate NJ-DOE Certificate of Eligibility or Standard Certificate for specific subject area; teaching experience in a secondary school preferred, but not mandatory. …

May 18 2017

Free Printable Worksheets for Preschool-Sixth Grade in Math, English, and more #educational #pages

#educational pages # Thank you for visiting this free worksheet site! Welcome to Tlsbooks.com. Tlsbooks offers you a variety of free printable worksheets to use at home or in the classroom. You’ll find thousands of worksheets appropriate for students in preschool through sixth grade. These educational worksheets may be used to supplement your early childhood education program, home day care resources, elementary school classroom, or home school curriculum. Parents love using these free worksheets to help their child gain valuable readiness skills or to reinforce material their child may already be learning in school. Teachers appreciate the fact that they …