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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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Mary Baldwin message resonates with record high application numbers

STAUNTON — Call it effective advertising and marketing or the result of the expansion of programming, either way Mary Baldwin University is celebrating the new year with a record high increase of new applications. For 2018-2019, MBU has received 6,500 applications. Last year, the university received 1,900 and for 2016-2017 MBU received 4,000 applications. “So […]

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Alliance works to boost education levels beyond high school

Achieve60AZ was launched in September 2016 with the goal that by 2030, at least 60 percent of Arizonans would have some form of post-high school credential or degree. Throughout the past year, Achieve60AZ has worked on connecting organizations across the state and engaging leaders to create movement toward this goal. To date, over 30 municipalities […]

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Memorable Teaching: Leveraging memory to build deep and durable learning in the classroom (High Impact Teaching)

“A truly excellent book which sets out the science behind learning with remarkable clarity.” – Mark Enser, Head of Geography at Heathfield Community College This is a book is for any educator who’s interested in understanding how learning and teaching works. From the author of Lean Lesson Planning, this latest instalment in the High Impact […]

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The Power of the Adolescent Brain: Strategies for Teaching Middle and High School Students

Moody. Reckless. Impractical. Insecure. Distracted. These are all words commonly used to describe adolescents. But what if we recast these traits in a positive light? Teens possess insight, passion, idealism, sensitivity, and creativity in abundance—all qualities that can make a significant positive contribution to society. In this thought-provoking book, Thomas Armstrong looks at the power […]

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Color and Character: West Charlotte High and the American Struggle over Educational Equality

At a time when race and inequality dominate national debates, the story of West Charlotte High School illuminates the possibilities and challenges of using racial and economic desegregation to foster educational equality. West Charlotte opened in 1938 as a segregated school that embodied the aspirations of the growing African American population of Charlotte, North Carolina. […]

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High Quality Small Megalodon Shark Tooth Fossil 1-2 Inches

These High Quality Fossilized Megalodon Teeth are absolutely gorgeous. Perfect for any collection and can also be used in jewelry or keychains. Not commercial quality. You will receive one megalodon tooth from the lot pictured. We take great care in shipping these absolutely beautiful teeth. These megalodon teeth Come in a beautiful blue velvet bag […]

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High Flight Poem Military Educational Chart Poster 24 x 36in

High Flight Poem Poster 24×36 by Feenix Publishing During the dark days of the Blitz, John Gillespie Magee, Jr., was one of the many Americans who enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force. Within a year, he was sent to England and assigned to the No. 412 Fighter Squadron, RCAF, where he flew the Supermarine […]

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Cube-tastic! Puzzle Cube 3×3 Brain Teaser Toy for Kids, High Speed & Smooth, Solve with iPhone iPad Android Device

Cube-tactic puts a modern twist on a classic toy: The puzzle cube. This game makes the challenge of solving the puzzle much easier. The cube-tactic software scans the real-life cube, creating an exactly identical virtual copy in the game. Children follow along with a custom-iced, step-by-step tutorial to solve the cube themselves, creating an engaging […]

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The New Kids: Big Dreams and Brave Journeys at a High School for Immigrant Teens

“A refreshing reminder of the hurdles newcomers to this country still face and how many defy the odds to overcome them,” writes The New York Times, this inspiring work of narrative journalism recounts a year in the life at the International High School at Prospect Heights.Some walked across deserts and mountains to get here. One […]

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New Warner Bros. Sesame Street: Cookie’s Counting Carnival Educational Game Wii High Quality

This game features Cookie Monster to teach counting. For A Complete Overview Of Our Stock Click Here…

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Here Is A Collection of Some of The Best iPad Apps for High School Teachers

After writing about iPad apps for elementary teachers, we are sharing with you today a list designed specifically for our colleagues teaching in high school. Of course there are tons of good educational iPad apps out there but limiting our list to only 10  titles forces us to selectively feature what we believe, based on our […]

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Baby Toddler Kids Musical Piano Developmental Toy Early Educational Game Gu, 100% Brand New and High Quality!

Powered by: 2 x 1.5V AA Batteries(NOT included) Ages: 0-7 years old Material: Plastic Color: Random(We do not offer color choice, your order will be sent at random) Size: approx. 18*5.4*2cm Net Weight: 50g,Package Includes: 1 * Piano Toy Product Features 100% Brand new and high quality! Fashion developmental mini piano for lovely babies,Special design […]

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Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation gives $119300 to local high school seniors

Eighty-six high school seniors received $119,300 in college scholarships awarded by the Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation on Tuesday at New Horizons Presbyterian Church in Council Bluffs. An estimated 200 students, parents, scholarship donors and school counselors and administrators attended the event, according to a press release. Login required We have used your information to see […]

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