Author Archives: Robert Turner

Education Foundation golf outing

Speech to Text for Education Foundation golf outing Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate. all about the kids. the vigo county education foundation held its annual “fore the kids golf scramble”. it took place at the rea park […]

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Ever greater share of persons aged 30 to 34 with tertiary educational attainment in the EU

The FINANCIAL — The share of persons aged 30 to 34 in the European Union (EU) who have completed tertiary education continued to steadily increase, from 23.6% in 2002 when the series started to 39.1% in 2016. This pattern was even more significant for women (from 24.5% in 2002 to 43.9% in 2016, meaning above […]

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Ray Rice partnering with NFL on new educational video

The first Ray Rice video was horrifying. The NFL is hoping for a much different reaction to a second video featuring the former Baltimore Ravens running back. According to ESPNW’s Jane McManus, Rice will talk about his downfall as part of the NFL’s annual social responsibility presentation to its employees. The hour-long video — of […]

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48 Questions to Help Students Develop Critical Thinking Skills

January 26, 2017Critical thinking is a disruptive  cognitive process that explores alternative ways of thinking about something with the purpose of uncovering silent and untold meanings. Critical thinkers do not settle with the obvious and the taken for granted. They always delve into the deep layers of meaning and engage in profound intellectual altercations to […]

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Home Culture 'First Blacks in the Americas': New Educational Website Touches on Untold History…

Today’s students are commonly taught the early history of America’s colonization, along with the dark, disturbing details of how the transport and enslavement of millions of Africans built the nation into the superpower it is today. But there’s an untold narrative of the nation’s early beginnings specifically pertaining to the fact that the first Blacks […]

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Four Florence schools featured in educational film

FLORENCE — Jordan Marris admits that she’s  more comfortable in front of her ninth-grade English students than on camera. But when she found out she’d be part of a film highlighting the educational techniques of one of her favorite teaching tools, the book “Quality Questioning,” she knew she had to participate. The book released last […]

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Educational centre opened for underprivileged children

Jamshedpur September 5, 2016 , by Desk 0 Jamshedpur, September 4: ‘Mission Classroom’, a wing of Team Change India Foundation opened its third educational centre for underprivileged children at Babudih basti in Bhuiyadih. Moral qualities and extra curricular activities like Articrafts,Science Club, Eco Club and other recreational activities would be taught to the children by […]

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Some Excellent Back to School Visuals and Posters

It’s about the time of the year teachers get busy preparing their teaching gear for the start of a new school year.In this regard, we are actually working on a back-to-school guide which will feature a variety of apps and web tools to help you make the best of your  upcoming school year. Until then […]

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The iPad Model Classroom for Autistic Students

July 26, 2016The iPad Model Classroom is an iTunes U course which contains a plethora of interesting resources to help teachers leverage the educational potential of iPad to enhance autistic students’ learning. These resources include specially curated lists of apps for students with special needs, Interactive books, videos and many other materials related to the […]

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John Lennon Educational Tour Bus visits Woodstock High School (with video)

WOODSTOCK – A group of musicians gave Woodstock students a ticket to ride, and play, on Tuesday. The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus parked behind Woodstock High School let students take a glimpse at professional music production and recording. With a sketch of The Beatles frontman on the side, the tour bus travels across the […]

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Educational Interpreter

Kelston Deaf Education Centre Educational Interpreters Full-Time, Part-Time, Fixed-Term and Permanent Positions available Kelston & van Asch Deaf Education Centre provide educational programmes and services to Deaf and hard of hearing students throughout New Zealand.  We are seeking to appoint expert and enthusiastic New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) Interpreters to work with students within our […]

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These Are Some of The Best Mind Mapping Apps and Tools for Teachers and Students

January 18, 2016As an organizational tool, a mind map helps students structure their information and data in a visual format that enhances retention and comprehensibility. Mind mapping is proved to boost a number of key thinking skills that include creating, synthesizing and analyzing information. Students can use them to visually brainstorm ideas on a given […]

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3 Excellent Google Sheets Tools to Enhance Teachers Workflow

July 8, 2015Here are three good Google Sheets add-ons to ease off your workflow and boost your productivity.Some of the things you can do with these apps include: adding columns and rows with a single click, manage feedback and grading for students, and create PDF and shared documents from spreadsheet data. 1- autoCrat ‘Flexible, easy […]

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