Author Archives: Joshua Bush

Prepared Remarks by Secretary DeVos at Meeting of G20 Education Ministers

MENDOZA, Argentina – I appreciate the opportunity to be with all of you and to meet and learn from so many of my counterparts in education and …

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MS Board of Education wants a state takeover for Noxubee County schools

Source: WLBT Source: MDE JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) – The Mississippi State Board of Education has determined an extreme emergency situation exists in the Noxubee County School District.  The Board is now asking Governor Phil Bryant to declare a state of emergency for the school district. The Board of Education is acting on the […]

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Contract Administrator – Aged Care and Educational

The Company Our client is a progressive commercial builder who is headed up by two well respected directors.  Collectively they have over 40 years of experience and are still very hands on in the day to day running of projects.  They have a strong focus on aged care projects however also complete educational, medical and […]

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6 Handy Tools for Adding Text to Pictures

In today’s selection we curated for you some useful apps and web tools to  use to add text to pictures and create classroom posters. Students can use these tools for different educational purposes including visually explaining a given topic, creating greeting cards, designing inspirational quote posters and many more. 1- Picfont ‘With Picfont you can easily […]

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Bill Clinton Takes Millions From Educational Foundation That Promotes Sharia Law

“Why would Bill Clinton be participating in programs that teach Sharia in foreign countries where that is the specific objective of the Muslim Brotherhood, ISIS, and al-Qaeda,” asked counter-terrorist analyst Stephen Coughlin in a recent interview with the Daily Caller. Former President Bill Clinton has taken millions of dollars in fees from a Dubai-based “education” […]

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Educational Examiners[282]. IAC 6/22/16. 6.4(17A). Criteria for waiver or variance. 6.5(17A). Filing of petition. 6.6(17A). Content of petition. 6.7(17A).

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A Superb Tool for Creating Educational Presentations and Timelines (No Registration Required)

June 16, 2016Qwikslides is an excellent web tool from Classtools that allows students to create beautiful multimedia presentations and timelines to use in class. No registration is required, students launch the tool and start working on their slides right away. Presentations can embed a wide variety of multimedia materials including text, images and YouTube videos. […]

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A Handy Infographic Featuring 10 Things Every Teacher Should be Able to Do on Google Classroom

June 16, 2016Here is a handy infographic we have been working on over the last few days.  The visual features 10 of what we believe are basic things every teacher should be able to do on Google Classroom. Instructions included are only for Classroom on the web, check out Google Classroom Help to learn more […]

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WHL life was very educational for Van Oene

Enlarge Image Darren Van Oene with wife Maren and sons Brendyn, 8, and Cole, 4. The family lives in Shawnigan Lake, B.C. (SUBMITTED) Enlarge Image Darren Van Oene while playing for the Brandon Wheat Kings. (FILE PHOTO) Darren Van Oene remembers Kelly McCrimmon calling to ask the night before the 1993 Western Hockey League bantam […]

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District 1 contenders for Nebraska State Board of Education want to revamp testing

Improving the state’s testing and accountability systems is a priority of all three candidates for the Nebraska State Board of Education in District 1. Democrat Patricia A. Koch Johns, Republican Stephanie Bohlke-Schulte and nonpartisan Bob Rauner said they oppose charter schools and vouchers. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this article in […]

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Here Is A Great Educational Tool for Digital Curation

March , 2016Candy is a cool Chrome extension that allows you to capture ideas and thoughts from any web page and use them in your writing projects. You simply highlight the sentences or portion of text you are interested in and Candy saves and displays it in a card together with the author and the […]

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Chicago Teachers Protest Unstable Financial State Of Education System

Most classrooms in Chicago were without teachers on Friday after educators joined a massive strike that called for better handling on the finances of the city’s educational sector. They were also accompanied by parents who wanted an improvement on the working conditions of their children’s mentors. The Washington Post reported that the thousands of teachers, who […]

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This Is A Great App for Creating Professionally Looking Resumes

January 1, 2015Resume Maker is a very good iPad app that students can use to easily create professionally looking resumes. The app is on sale today. It’s free for a limited period of time (its regular price is $2,99). Resume Maker is easy to use and has a sleek and a user friendly interface. It […]

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BIC Boy goes on an educational roadshow

For the fourth consecutive year, BIC will embark on its school roadshow, and this year, the stationery brand will continue its efforts towards improving the quality of education in our schools with the message: ‘If You Can Dream It, You Can Be It’.  BIC has also launched a school Art Challenge being run concurrently with […]

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