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Flipped Class Movement Dubai Workshop April 4th at 9:30 AM

I spoke with a colleague of mine (Ed Smith) who told me, about a workshop in Dubai on Flipped Classrooms and I want to make you aware of this event.   319 more words

Higher Education

'Background information' is a key reading skill

In an interview with Deseret News, cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham elaborates on the importance of background information in the development of reading comprehension skills. 389 more words

K-12 Education

Civic duty? It most definitely is

Children in Guilford County can expect to see much more of the people elected by their parents to represent them in Raleigh. That is a good thing. 397 more words

Deadline March 31 To Apply For ESD College, High School, Young Engineer Awards

SOUTHFIELD — The deadline is approaching March 31 for three prestigious awards for young people from The Engineering Society of Detroit.

That’s the last day for nominations to ESD’s Young Engineer of the Year award, its Outstanding Student Engineer of the Year award, and its Outstanding High School Student award. 185 more words


I Take Exception — My Rebuttal

NV Controller Ron Knecht’s “2nd Monthly Report” was published last week in the Humboldt Sun.  I took exception with much of what he had to say.   1,106 more words


Meritor Grant Funds 11 Robots At Sacred Heart

BLOOMFIELD HILLS — The auto supplier Meritor Inc. says it has given the Academy of the Sacred Heart a $10,000 grant to enhance the school’s robotics curriculum. 359 more words