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90 local high school seniors receive scholarships from SWIEF

Ninety area high school seniors received nearly $150,000 in college scholarships awarded by the Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation on Wednesday at New Horizons Presbyterian Church in Council Bluffs. Several hundred students, parents, scholarship donors and school counselors and administrators attended the event. Scholarships were awarded to students after completing an application and essay. Applications were […]

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SCHOOL LEADERSHIP THAT WORKS: From Research to Results

Describes a variety of leadership responsibilities that have an effect on student achievement. Product Features 21 responsibilities that have a significant effect on student learning The difference between first- and second-order change The advantages and disadvantages of comprehensive school reform models 11 factors and 39 actions that help you take a site-specific approach to improving […]

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Transforming Teaching and Learning Through Data-Driven Decision Making (Classroom Insights from Educational Psychology)

Connect data and instruction to improve practice Gathering data and using it to inform instruction is a requirement for many schools, yet educators are not necessarily formally trained in how to do it. This book helps bridge the gap between classroom practice and the principles of educational psychology. Teachers will find cutting-edge advances in research […]

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Decolonizing Educational Research: From Ownership to Answerability (Series in Critical Narrative)

Decolonizing Educational Research examines the ways through which coloniality manifests in contexts of knowledge and meaning making, specifically within educational research and formal schooling. Purposefully situated beyond popular deconstructionist theory and anthropocentric perspectives, the book investigates the longstanding traditions of oppression, racism, and white supremacy that are systemically reseated and reinforced by learning and social […]

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From farmland to educational trusts, AAP nominee Sushil Gupta's family assets worth Rs 170 crore

Gupta contested in the 2013 elections on a Congress ticket from Moti Nagar which he lost following which he was “approached by AAP”. Former Congress politician, Sushil Gupta, is among the three nominees from the Aam Aadmi Party’s camp for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections. However, for the year 2016-17, Gupta and his wife showed […]

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Learning numbers and shapes for toddlers – educational game for early education of your baby in which little kids learn numbers from 1 to 9 and geometric shapes together in English, Spanish (and other languages). No Ads

Product Features 1) 123 learning numbers from 1 to 9. 2) Learning shapes – a square, a circle, a triangle, a pentagon, a rectangle. 3) Maths for toddlers is available in several languages – your baby can learn numbers for toddlers in English, Spanish, Russian and others. Click Here For More Information

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Babyphone for babies – fun interactive educational game for toddlers to make fake phone calls and learn numbers from 0 to 9, wild and domestic animals, animal sounds. No Ads

Product Features Our baby mobile phone trains fine motor skills, develops intelligence, memory, logic, mindfulness, curiosity. The toddler phone app is available in several languages – English, Russian and some others. All our educational games for kindergarteners are free to download, and this baby cell phone is not an exception. Baby phone app free will […]

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Educational Technology in Practice: Research and Practical Case Studies from the Field (Educational Design and Technology in the Knowledge Society)

The field of educational technology is one that requires a high level of problem solving critical thinking, and interpersonal skills to solve problems that are often complex and multi-dimensional. Analyzing cases provides an opportunity to explore professional issues through an environment that allows action researchers, practitioners and students to analyze and reflect on relevant theories […]

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From Offenders to Graduates: Female Inmates Emerge from Educational Program Prepared for …

Please enable Javascript to watch this video FOLSOM — Wednesday morning, more than 70 women at the Folsom Women’s Facility went from being offenders to graduates. The largest number in the career certificate program’s history. “I’ve never been to high school. I’ve never been to college,” Charmain Montoya said. Montoya, 40, was presented with two pre-apprentice […]

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Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning

Employ cognitive theory in the classroom every day Research into how we learn has opened the door for utilizing cognitive theory to facilitate better student learning. But that’s easier said than done. Many books about cognitive theory introduce radical but impractical theories, failing to make the connection to the classroom. In Small Teaching, James Lang […]

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Educational Leadership for Ethics and Social Justice: Views from the Social Sciences (Educational Leadership for Social Justice)

A volume in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Series Editor Jeffrey S. Brooks, University of Idaho, Denise E. Armstrong, Brock University; Ira Bogotch, Florida Atlantic University; Sandra Harris, Lamar University; Whitney H. Sherman, Virginia Commonwealth University; George Theoharis, Syracuse University The purpose of this book is to examine and learn lessons from the way leadership […]

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An Excellent Guide from Apple to Help You Evaluate Educational Apps to Use in Class

January 28, 2017 According to Statista’s 2016 stats, iTunes App Store contains over 2 million apps with more apps being designed and uploaded every single day.  A large portion of these apps are education oriented and cover a wide variety of subjects from learning a new language to virtually exploring the human body. However, not all […]

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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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A Great New App from Google to Scan, Save and Share Photos

December 3, 2016PhotoScan is a new app released by Google Photo a few days ago. As its name indicate, PhotoScan lets you easily capture, scan and save photos using the camera of your own phone.  More importantly, PhotoScan enhances the digital scans of your photos by applying automatic filters to remove glare, edit the edges, […]

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