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WAAW Foundation Participates at 2016 Women Forum, Mauritius

The theme of the Forum is: "Meeting the Climate Challenge for Small Islands Developing States (SIDS) and Africa."Participants debated on climate and health solutions; climate, agriculture, and biodiversity best practices; sustainable energy and water and sanitation for Africa and Small Island Developing States (SIDS); advancing innovation in agriculture, health and land use; improving the participation of women and youth in scientific and technological training; and processes for frugal green innovations with value-added for SIDS and African economies.

Metro Tech Teacher Named ACTE Trade & Industrial New Teacher of the Year

Amanda Eastridge has recently been named Trade & Industrial division New Teacher of the Year by the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE). The goal of this award is to recognize the very best and most devoted technical teachers who have used innovative methods of teaching in the classroom as well as a commitment to helping their students. Amanda will now advance to the next round where all divisions of applicants are reviewed to select the Oklahoma ACTE New Teacher of the Year Award.

Hi-Way Driving School Director, Karyn Tait, Announces Free Driving Lesson in Conjunction with the Keys2Drive Program

LogoKaryn Tait, managing director of  Hi-way Driving School, announced that the company is offering a free driving lesson to new drivers as part of the firm’s participation in the Keys2Drive program. To be eligible, the learning driver must hold a valid permit and a fully licensed supervising driver, usually a family member, must also attend the full 60-minute session.

Natural Cosmetic School 'Formula Botanica' Under New Management

Formula Botanica, the online Organic Skincare School, has this month come under new ownership and management. Herb & Hedgerow, a Dorset-based herbal beauty business, has taken over the school from Star Khechara, the well-known anti-ageing nutritionist, mouthgasmic rejuvenation expert and author of “The Holistic Beauty Book”.

Dubrovnik Language School to Offer Unique Language Courses on a Sailing Boat This Summer

Queen Mary Language School is all set to offer a unique yet exciting language programme this summer in Dubrovnik that will take place on a sailing boat while touring the beautiful Dalmatian coast. This will in fact be one of a kind programme, which none of the language schools have ever tried before!

World Zohar Convention 2014 Celebrated the Launch of the First Zohar Publication

For the second time running, the World Zohar Convention 2014 took place in early February, with more than 10,000 participants from 64 countries across the globe. The 3-day conference, hosted by The Bnei Baruch Kabbalah Education & Research Institute (http://www.kabbalah.info), celebrated the launch of the first Hebrew publication of the Zohar L’Am (Zohar for All) book series, i.e., The Book of Zohar adapted for today’s generation.

Scholars Reveal the Relation Between Gnosticism and the Holy Grail

Gnosticism is a gospel that predates the birth of Jesus Christ. This pre Christian religion differentiates the god of the Old Testament from the Jesus Christ of the New Testament. This gospel believes that the New Testament’s god is higher and more abstract from the earlier god. Their purpose is to find what is considered the ultimate spiritual knowledge and utilize it to achieve that final unity with God.

Raleigh Preschool to Host Canned Food Drive Throughout February

LogoRaleigh preschool and child care center, Primary Beginnings, is excited to announce that they are hosting a canned food drive throughout the month of February!

Ed4Online Partners with McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department to Offer New Online Healthcare Career Training Certificate Programs

LogoEd4Online is pleased to announce a new partnership with the McHenry County College (MCC) Continuing Education Department. Through this new affiliation, Ed4Online will offer in-demand online career training certificate programs to those seeking to further their education through McHenry County College.

Student Resource USA Announces New Student Scholarships for Working Professionals

The recently announced Oscar nominations aren't the only thing causing a buzz lately. Student Resource USA caused their own buzz with the announcement that they now have more student online scholarships at myrusa.com than ever available for working professionals.

Master Scheduler Software of USA Scheduler Makes Scheduling Take a Quantum Leap

Schools can now create master schedule with confidence optimizing performance and results, using the master scheduler software of USA Scheduler. It makes scheduling take a quantum leap, improving the traditional conflict matrix and replacing it with solution matrix. The top-down approach improves the speed dramatically, while taking efficiency to the optimum level.

New Course "Make Passive Income Online" Reaches 194 Students

An online course that teaches people how to make passive income has attracted over 190 new students and received 7 positive, unsolicited reviews on the web’s most popular E-Learning platform, Udemy.com.

Learn More Study Less Review Shows How to Get Better Grades

Daily Gossip indicates that users of Learn More Study Less will get better grades while studying less. How is that possible? Well, the creator of this new program claims that the perfect learning strategy will help all individuals achieve their purpose easier. Getting better graders, entering the desired university and passing all exams easily, is something that any individual can achieve with the new method. The main problem is that people have no idea how to study to learn easier. This is where this method comes in.

App Treasure Hunter Website Hosts iPad Air & PS4 Giveaway on Facebook

LogoBusy raising kid’s and parent’s competency levels one app review at a time, the team of parents and educators that make up AppTreasureHunter.com have launched an iPad Air giveaway for fans of their Facebook page. Endeavoring to get the word out about their site by way of social media networks, the App Treasure Hunter giveaway will be held until March 23rd and will give one iPad Air and one PlayStation 4 to two lucky winners. Colette Gray, Marketing Manager at App Treasure Hunter said this about the iPad Air/PS4 contest, “We thought this would be a fun and interactive way to get the word out about our site being a free resource for parents and educators. We’ve done our iTunes App Store research and want to share where the very best educational apps for quality and fun lay hidden in the marketplace.”

Now Learning Spanish Is Child's Play with Fun Easy Learn's "Learn Spanish 6000 Words" App

LogoSpanish is the second most spoken language in the US and is widely spoken by a large number of people worldwide. This is the reason why many want to learn Spanish language. From students to businessmen, who want to learn Spanish can now take the help of an amazing Learn Spanish app developed by Fun Easy Learn. Moldova based this company is a pioneer in developing language learning apps, and this app could be a fun way to learn the language. One can simply access the app in his/her free time and start learning the language, without requiring the assistance of an instructor.

Beyond Academia Conference to Be Held Feb. 20, 21 at UC Berkeley

LogoBeyond Academia, a pioneering career education conference that exposes PhD students and postdocs to career options outside academia – and has become a model for higher education institutions – will be held at the University of California, Berkeley. More than 400 graduate students will attend the event, to be held at the campus’s International House this Feb. 20 and 21. At least 50 industry professionals will speak on panels and participate in informal workshops and networking sessions.

Writing by Writers to Hold Generative Writing Workshop in Boulder, Colorado

Writing By Writers (WxW) is pleased to announce their second writing workshop in Boulder at the Colorado Chautauqua, a National Historic Landmark, from March 14-16, 2014. Workshop faculty includes acclaimed novelist, essayist, and short story writer Pam Houston (Contents May Have Shifted, Cowboys Are My Weakness), award-winning novelist and essayist BK Loren (Theft and Animal, Mineral, Radical), and highly regarded novelist and essayist Benjamin Percy (Red Moon, The Wilding).

Best-Selling Author and Coach Tim Pond Looks to Create His Home Study Course 'The Three Insights' with Funding Support from Indiegogo

LogoTim Pond is a coach, a best-selling author and Master of Education. His unique purpose is to help people gain insights and make their lives extraordinary.

A+ Resumes for Teachers Review Shows How to Perfectly Prepare for an Interview

Preparing for a job interview is not simple at all. Actually, there are a series of questions that are commonly asked at such interviews. Daily Gossip reveals in its A+ Resumes for Teachers review that making a great impression is not as hard as many people would first imagine. The new guide teaches users both what are the most common questions asked at an interview and how to answer them properly to land on a dream job. Knowing what the interviewer will ask, before asking, is going to be something very simple for individuals who use this complex guide.

ScienceForAllFoundation.org Announces the Launch of Its Non-Profit Organization

ScienceForAllFoundation.org has just announced the launch of its non-profit organization and website. The Science for All Foundation is dedicated to promoting an interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in youth.

Enroll in Diploma of Project Management Course to Become a More Efficient Manager

LogoRose Training Australia is one of Brisbane’s leading deliverers of the Diploma of Project Management. The Diploma of Project Management (Course code: BSB51413) is a must-have for those people with supervisory or managerial experience who are wanting to become more efficient, more time-effective and a better manager of all types of business assets. The Diploma of Project Management, co-ordinated and instructed from the Rose Training Australia headquarters in Brisbane, QLD is a fantastic additional arrow to the quiver that is your CV. The Rose Training Australia Diploma, BSB51413 is a nationally recognized qualification, meaning that it’s the same qualification as a TAFE or College.

UKM-Graduate School of Business: Welcome New Student 2013/2014

The decision to pursue the degree of Masters in Business Administration from a top business school, which is renowned to carry out Best MBA Malaysia is one of the best and wisest career elevating moves a person could ever take. Following up on an MBA can transmit an average person into a much more outstanding employee in a wide variety of domains. This particular course is simply the ideal choice for those people who love to have the experience of being involved in multiple careers and switch among manifold industries. After starting out MBA the student will not only get the general management and business expertise, but will also seize the opportunity to specialize in a specialize area.

Rose Training Australia Delivers Courses Throughout Australia

LogoRose Training Australia, Brisbane’s leading provider of the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) is pleased to advise that it is now offering the compulsory upgrade units, TAELLN401A and TAELLN411.

Dry Erase Notebook from Letterforms Makes Studying Fun and Easy

LogoThese days the society is much more aware of the environment issues that affect the entire planet than a few decades ago. Thus, saving trees is a crucial factor for our existence and well-being. Fortunately, more and more companies and businesses begin to deliver eco-friendly products on the market that can be very useful and even fun.

EDU Libs Open Doors to International Institutions to Create Worldwide Knowledge Network

Education is nothing without resources, and with libraries dying a new paradigm must be formed to store and disseminate educational resources in order that professors and enthusiasts can benefit from great research and writing. EDU Libs is a website that offers educational resources to all and fosters a community of likeminded professors and educators who can pool their resources to get the best from another, as well as making the information available to the public. The site now welcomes contributions from all over the world and has expanded its language support in light of the surprising boost in traffic from countries around the world.

WAAW Foundation in Partnership with ELiTE Is a Recipient of the Google 2014 RISE Partnership Award

LogoWorking to Advance STEM Education for African women (WAAW) Foundation works to build the pipeline of African girls in STEM and CS, and engage this talent in innovation for the African continent. The Emerging Leaders in Technology and Engineering, ELiTE utilizes open source technology to increase access to STEM training across the globe through low-cost labs and experiments coupled with rigorous curricula. This partnership opportunity will provide computer science, mechatronics, and robotics programming for more than 5,000 girls in Sub-Saharan Africa with the support of the Google 2014 Root In Science and Engineering (RISE) Partnership awards. According to Google, "these awards aim to encourage collaboration across organizations in pursuit of a shared goal of increasing global participation in computer science".

WAAW Foundation in Partnership with ELiTE Is a Recipient of the Google 2014 RISE Partnership Award

LogoWorking to Advance STEM Education for African women (WAAW) Foundation works to build the pipeline of African girls in STEM and CS, and engage this talent in innovation for the African continent. The Emerging Leaders in Technology and Engineering, ELiTE utilizes open source technology to increase access to STEM training across the globe through low-cost labs and experiments coupled with rigorous curricula. This partnership opportunity will provide computer science, mechatronics, and robotics programming for more than 5,000 girls in Sub-Saharan Africa with the support of the Google 2014 Root In Science and Engineering (RISE) Partnership awards. According to Google, "these awards aim to encourage collaboration across organizations in pursuit of a shared goal of increasing global participation in computer science".