Author Archives: Flora Sullivan

Blended learning model offers new approach to education

Scholarly Elite completes a full assessment of each student's needs to build a unique educational plan and place the necessary supports before …

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An afternoon unplugged

She added that the petting zoo and other animals at the camp's new barn were a big hit with children by providing animal education. And this year's …

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Education Partnership to kick into gear again

With a goal of making quality education available for everybody in Ector … The Youth Truth survey commissioned by the Education Foundation was …

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Educational Websites

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Educational food tours offer opportunity to taste invasive Florida lionfish

They’re beautiful, venomous and invasive: The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says lionfish are having a negative impact on our waters. Joe Glass founded ReefSavers hoping to decrease the number of lionfish in Florida waters. “After reaching out to a few divers, we created a network of local fisherman throughout Florida that do this […]

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Why I Dislike Educational Technology, But Love Online Learning

How can one dislike educational technology but also love online learning? Simple. Technology has – at least until now – been more of a force for ill than for good in higher education.  Our edtech tribe has consistently over-promised and under-delivered on the potential and benefits of technology.  We have done too little to put […]

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Boost On-Site Training, Cut Needless Exams to Prepare Young Teachers

Are college graduates prepared to teach once they leave the teacher-training universities and colleges? The first year of teaching is difficult. When young teachers feel overwhelmed and leave the teaching profession is it because of first-year challenges or lack of preparation from the graduating institutions? The objective facts are: Sign up Sign up to our daily […]

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12 Great Research Textbooks for Research Students

May 21, 2016Doing academic research entails, among other things, a solid working knowledge in research methodology. This is a mandatory course for anyone planning on graduate studies. So what is research methodology all about? What are the different research methods underlying research especially in social sciences? How do you go about selecting and employing a […]

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Dremel Announces 3D40-EDU: New Second-Generation Idea Builder 3D Printer Aimed at …

When the media talks about bringing 3D printers into the classroom it is often in reference to using them for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) curricula. And a 3D printer is an ideal tool to use in STEM education courses: there are plenty of ways that it can add value to a classroom. Art classes […]

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Educational Leader

The YMCA of Canberra is a leading community organisation committed to providing people in Canberra with quality programs and services. These include Early Learning childcare and Outside School Hours Care for primary aged children, inclusive health and fitness programs, recreational activities in our Sailing Club and Runners Club, school and sporting group accommodation and volunteer […]

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New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Has $12320000 Position in Public Storage (PSA)

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board raised its stake in Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) by 1.6% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 49,736 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 800 shares during the period. New Mexico Educational […]

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Sudan hopes to collaborate more with Malaysia in education

KUALA LUMPUR: Sudan hopes for greater collaboration with Malaysia in the educational sector, with more Malaysians taking up courses in universities of this northeastern African country with a population of over 41 million people. Its Ambassador to Malaysia, Khalid Abdelgadir Shukri, said that existing cooperation could be further elevated with higher enrolment of Malaysian students […]

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Here Is A Great Tool for Taking Notes on Any Webpage

November 19, 2015Note Anywhere is a great note taking tool to use on your browser. It is not as powerful as Evernote or Google Keep but this Chrome app has some interesting distinctive features. It allows you to easily make notes anywhere  on a webpage. And even when you close the webpage and come back […]

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Bibblio- A Powerful Search Engine for Teachers and Students

October , 2015Bibblio is a wonderful search platform that allows you to search for and access a wealth of educational content neatly organized in easy to share collections. Bibblio’s content is curated by other users and fetched from all around the web making it way more convenient than  the search results you would normally get […]

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