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Sony to license high-res audio tech to jump-start market

Source: http://asia.nikkei.com/Tech-Science/Tech/Sony-to-license-high-res-audio-tech-to-jump-start-market

TOKYO — Sony will provide its high-resolution audio technology to other companies in a move likely intended to spur growth of the relatively new market for compatible equipment. 291 more words

Current Events

Vodafone Weighs Initial Public Offering for India Arm

by Amy Thomson 9:28 PM CST
May 25, 2015

Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-25/vodafone-said-to-explore-initial-public-offering-for-india-unit

Vodafone Group Plc is weighing an initial public offering for its Indian business, the wireless carrier’s biggest unit by customers, said a person familiar with the matter. 314 more words

Current Events

Japan Tells Its Workers to Take More Vacation

Death from overwork is still a problem in Japan

byMasaaki Iwamoto

11:02 AM CST

May 26, 2015

Japan wants its workers to take more holidays and work fewer hours to cut down the number of people pushing themselves into an early grave. 339 more words

Current Events

Reciprocal Teaching: A powerful reading strategy for ELLs.

 English language learners benefit greatly from opportunities to collaborate with peers, interact, and discuss the content or text.  Reciprocal teaching is one strategy that can greatly assist ELLs, especially when reading in the content areas of science, math, social studies, or language arts.  82 more words

Instruction

The work in "homework"

Homework.

An understatement if I ever heard one.

For my student with high-functioning autism, it is a battle fought every night.

There are the rumblings of war the instant he walks through the door after school- on some days.   1,359 more words

Autism Parenting

Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies to Help ELLs in all Content Areas!!

Helping ELLs learn and use reading comprehension strategies will enable them to tackle texts in all academic content areas.

Some helpful comprehension skills include:

Academic Language

  It's All in the Title

I Read It, But I Don’t Get It
By Cris Tovani

During one of my five minute cleaning attacks, I came across this now fifteen year old book with a title as current as headline about the Kardashians (and their nightmarish reign). 139 more words