Author Archives: Rachel Turner

Texas spent less on students with disabilities. But did it break the law?

Texas will argue Wednesday at a federal appeals court that its decision to decrease special education funding several years ago did not violate …

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Educational and support programs offered by Navigating Recovery this September

LACONIA — Navigating Recovery of the Lakes Region in Laconia is hosting two programs this September open to the community. advertisement.

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20 Great iPad Apps to Help Learners Explore Their Creativity

February 15, 2017Here is a list of some useful iPad apps students can use to unleash their creative thinking and engage in hand-son learning activities. The apps, curated from iTunes App Store’s collection called ‘Explore Your Creativity’, will enable students to create short movies, edit and share visuals and photos, tell stories using a wide […]

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How The Trump Administration Can Make Higher Education More Affordable

This piece was co-authored with Dr. Gary K. Michelson, surgeon, inventor, and founder of the Michelson 20MM Foundation. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images With Inauguration Day just two months away, the Trump Administration is busy determining how to staff agencies and move forward with its policy agenda. One item that should remain at the top […]

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3 Good Google Docs Add-ons to Enhance Students Writing

As a teacher, Google Docs is definitely an important tool in your digital toolkit. It provides you with an easy and simple  platform where you can compose, work collaboratively and share your documents. With the introduction of third party add-ons, Docs’ functionalities have been tremendously expanded empowering users with a plethora of advanced features available […]

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Lot Of Kids Educational CD-Roms

(Store: (0)MISSION) View other items for sale by this seller PLEASE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE FULL DESCRIPTION. ASK ANY QUESTIONS PRIOR TO BIDDING, STAFF IS NOT AVAILABLE ON WEEKENDS TO ANSWER SO ASK EARLY. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO “GET ESTIMATED SHIPPING & HANDLING” BY CLICKING ON THE LINK ABOVE & BIDDING ACCORDINGLY.. Items have been […]

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4 Student-friendly Tools for Creating Educational Presentations

January 14, 2016Here is a collection of some very good  tools you can use in class with students to create beautiful presentations and slideshows. All of these tools are web-based and do not require any software download. They are also very simple and easy to use so students won’t have any major problems working on […]

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An educational plot: Emory's gardens produce fresh, free food

Want to make 2016 a year of growth? Come to a dinner event for a free meal and information on how to volunteer in Emory’s educational gardens. The spring kick-off dinner will be Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Cox Hall ballroom. Online registration is underway. Sam Boring, Emory Educational Gardens […]

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Discover Great Educational Android Apps with This Handy App

September 12, 2015App of The Day is an excellent Android app downloader that gives you a paid app for free every day. Many of the apps offered are ideal to use in your instruction (e.g PDF apps, video editor apps, photo editor apps and many more). All of these apps come unlocked and they stay […]

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5 Great Tools for Video Conferencing and Organizing Online Meetings

June 20, 2015The power of video conferencing tools lies in their ability to engage audience through the use of visuals, interactive features and synchronous communication. The most popular free tools in this regard are Google Hangout and Skype. Both of these applications are easy to use and offer a variety of decent features for hosting […]

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NRC urged to launch reform of educational system for Thai Buddhist monks

BANGKOK, 18 June 2015 (NNT) – The National Reform Council has been urged to launch a reform of the educational system for Buddhist monks in the country. NRC member Paiboon Nititawan said on Wednesday that reform of the educational system for Buddhist monks should be introduced, as monastery institutions, at present, are also offering monks […]

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ITT Educational Services (ESI) Receives Reprimand Letter from NYSE Regulation

On June 2, 2015, ITT Educational Services, Inc. (NYSE: ESI) received a public reprimand letter dated June 1, 2015 from NYSE Regulation, Inc. as a result of the Company’s failure to contact the New York Stock Exchange (the “Exchange”) by telephone on May 29, 2015 in advance of its issuance of a press release and […]

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