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NSF -- I-Corps Teams

Program Title:

Innovation Corps Teams Program (I-Corps Teams)

Synopsis of Program:

The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society.

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National Science Foundation (NSF)

Lessons that K-12 Can Learn from the Early Childhood Sector

Looking for insights on how to improve K-12 education? Consider the lessons offered by the early childhood education field, Joan Wasser Gish advises in a recently published Education Week commentary called… 573 more words

Pre-kindergarten

Principal Attrition and Mobility: Results From the 2012–13 Principal Follow-up Survey

Principal Attrition and Mobility: Results From the 2012–13 Principal Follow-up Survey
Source: National Center for Education Statistics

The Principal Follow-up Survey (PFS), first conducted in school year 2008-09, is a component of the 2011-12 Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS).

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Education

You can lead a horse to water...

Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself.

Education

First OECD PISA financial literacy test finds many young people confused by money matters

First OECD PISA financial literacy test finds many young people confused by money matters
Source: OECD

Around one in seven students in the 13 OECD countries and economies that took part in the first OECD PISA international assessment of financial literacy are unable to make even simple decisions about everyday spending, and only one in ten can solve complex financial tasks.

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Business And Economics

Beyond One size fits all - A need for Integrated Messaging platform for K12 Education

Technology has made keeping in touch with children both easier and strangely difficult. Having more ways to talk to each other leaves more room for missed messages and increased confusion. 567 more words

Insights

Primary Sources: K-12

As an intern in the History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine, much of what I do relates to the digitization of analog materials… 563 more words

Cultural Heritage