Author Archives: Stephanie Moore

HU professor elected to educational gaming consortium board

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is pleased to announce that Emerging Technologies Assistant Professor John McKnight has been elected to a three-year term as a member of the Board of The Reacting Consortium, an honor that recognizes Harrisburg University’s growing stature in the educational gaming world. The Reacting Consortium, based at Barnard College, is […]

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Local officials critical of education funding

School districts in Lycoming County are in line to receive increases in basic education and special education funding under Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed budget for 2017-18, but not enough to balance the rising costs of retirement, health care and general expenses that administrators cannot control, local school officials say. “The state is not keeping up […]

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Educational Technology Specialist

Educational Technology Specialist1.0 FTE – Professional Technical BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging and engaging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that expects student success, and Boulder Valley is a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national levels for outstanding […]

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7 Excellent Tools for Creating Interactive Video Quizzes

February 12, 2017A few days ago we featured a collection of some of the best web tools teachers can use to create non-traditional quizzes and today we are sharing another collection but this time for creating video quizzes.  These are tools you can use to design quizzes based on selected video content. They allow you […]

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Former Sinn Fein Education Minister Caitriona Ruane to step down from Stormont

Former Sinn Fein Education Minister Caitriona Ruane says she will not seek re-election to the Northern Ireland Assembly. Former Sinn Fein Education Minister Caitriona Ruane will not seek re-election to the Northern Ireland Assembly. The South Down representative has announced she will not be putting her name forward for selection for the next Assembly election. […]

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4 Great Google Drive Tools to Create Stunning Visual Content to Use in Class

Adding some variety to your teaching content can positively impact students learning and comprehension. Web 2.0 technologies empower teachers with various educational tools and apps to create engaging content. In today’s post, we are sharing with you some examples of applications to utilize with your Google Drive to design beautiful visual content to incorporate in […]

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There's no 'silver bullet' for solving problems of our low-performing schools

Lately, National Public Radio has been running a special program titled “School Money,” a nationwide initiative between NPR and local radio stations. The program explores state and local funding as it relates to the quality of the education that the most vulnerable populations receive around the country. What this onerous but well-deserving NPR program indirectly […]

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Educational Quality Management Opportunity ($80-93k)

Educational Quality Management Opportunity ($80-93k) Senior Advisor – Moderation Full Time, Permanent Ref: 16ATPM203 He karanga tēnei ki te hunga e kai ngākau nui ana ki te kaupapa o Te Wānanga o Aotearoa.  Mā te hoe kotahi ka haere kotahi atu. Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary education providers offering […]

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Courses and Registration

LIQUENT InSight® for Registrations These interactive courses are designed to enable regulatory professionals to use features of the Registration Planning and Tracking and Product Detail Management modules.  Users will lean to create the key entries and enter data necessary to track the registration process and product details for new and existing pharma, veterinary, or medical device products. […]

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10 Basic Google Drive Tips Every Teacher Should Know about (Poster)

January 12, 2016Whether you are a novice or veteran Google user, the visual below provides you with 10 essential tips to help you make the best of your Drive. We have particularly focused on the following areas: how to: access your Drive files offline, customize sharing settings of your folders, connect and manage apps in […]

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From Seemanchal to Nalanda, a Muslim lag in development

The NSSO findings on the development lag of Bihar’s Muslims mirrors concerns expressed by the Sachar Committee on the backwardness of Indian Muslims in its report submitted in 2005. (Source: Express file photo) From the grand alliance to the Samajwadi Secular Front to the AIMIM, a string of political formations may have staked their fortunes […]

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5 Excellent Educational iPad Apps Gone Free Today

June 27, 2015Today we picked for you these handy educational apps that are on sale. They are actually free for a limited period of time. Some of the things you can do with these apps include: journaling, note taking, collaborative sketching, annotating PDFs, drawing , creating to-do lists, speed reading and many more. 1- Zentries: […]

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Kidblog Released A New Publishing Platform for K-12 Students

April 30, 2015Kidblog, the popular publishing platform for K-12 students, has released today a ‘ newly redesigned student publishing platform” with some advanced features that enable students to share their voice with an authentic audience’. According to their press release, the new platform is based on three principles: 1) Safe and Simple Kidblog is elegantly […]

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