Author: Erich M. Burns

Paralegal awarded €500 compensation after employer clawed back education aid

A paralegal who received ‘commendable’ support from his employer in his ambition to become a solicitor has been awarded €500 by the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) after the company illegally recovered the costs of studies on his last salary. Although he found his claim to be well-founded, the adjudication officer also blamed the man for […]

ISU first college in the country to receive two national mentions

The following is a press release from Idaho State University. POCATELLO — Idaho State University is the first and only institution in the United States to be accredited by both college-provided faculty and the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnership Accreditation Commission. Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships. Dual-granted credentials, which were earned through ISU’s Early College program, […]

Our rich history: the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, sociology and criminal justice at Thomas More

By Raymond G. Hébert, PhDThomas More University  Part 45 of our series, “Retrospect and Vista II”: Thomas More College/University, 1971-2021 It was in the early 1930s, actually under the auspices of the Department of History (1933), that a two-hour course entitled “Introduction to Sociology” was offered with the Reverend Anthony Deye as instructor. The course […]

For 25 years, the conservation training center has been training nature guardians

Come to light, let nature be your master. —William Wordsworth (1798) The National Conservation Training Center celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. This hidden federal facility, nestled along the Potomac River in Shepherdstown, has seen more than 250,000 conservationists enter its campus and hopefully return home to make the world a better place. The NCTC […]

Educational seminar in Hyderabad by Oxford International Educational group

NNA | Update: May 14, 2022 6:33 p.m. STI Hyderabad (Telangana) [India]May 14 (ANI/PNN): The seminar was conducted by Educational Consultants”>Sanwariya Educational Consultants in Hyderabad at ‘The Park’ Hotel. From OIEG Andy Caldwell (Global Sales Manager) and Imran Huda ( Head of Agency Relations and ) were present as the main guests of the seminar.Oxford […]

ILO Technology Advice

The following information was shared with Ohio University faculty on May 6, 2022. The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has provided this information to faculty and staff to retool and prepare for the fall semester. The following technology tool updates are designed to help members of the OHIO community become familiar with improvements in educational […]

Technology is changing – why aren’t hiring strategies? Here’s how SAP is leading the charge to transform the technology workforce. – Tech Crunch

Tech jobs are in more demand than ever, but the talent pool is growing at a much slower rate. Especially as remote working becomes more commonplace, the shortage of IT talent is hitting businesses hard as they seek to find the skills needed to enable the necessary technologies, from cloud and edge to desktop. automation […]

SUNY Adirondack and Saratoga Springs SD partnership expands educational offerings to community – The Daily Gazette

WILTON — Whether you’re a 7-year-old learning to subtract or a 97-year-old looking to add a new skill to your repertoire, the pandemic has hampered educational experiences at every level. This was especially true for the Saratoga Springs City School District’s continuing education offerings, which were largely closed as COVID-19 restrictions took hold. Now, a […]

Flexera Launches Education Program to Help IT Professionals Navigate Digital Transformation and Hybrid IT Environments

Flexera software Flexera Partners with LISA for Exclusive Educational Programs for IT, Procurement, ITAM and SAM Professionals Flexera Launches Education Program to Help IT Professionals Navigate Digital Transformation and Hybrid IT Environments Flexera and LISA, by ITAM Review Learning ITASCA, Ill., May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flexerathe company that helps organizations maximize the business […]

Flexera launches educational program to help IT

ITASCA, Ill., May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flexerathe company that helps organizations maximize the business value of their technology investments, today announced an innovative partnership with Lisa— The Licensing, ITAM, SAM Academy by ITAM Review Learning — to accelerate training opportunities for IT professionals navigating digital transformation in a rapidly changing IT environment. The […]

Driving lessons coming to the county | News, Sports, Jobs

The Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center (MVESC), in conjunction with the Ohio Valley Educational Service Center (OVESC), develops and implements driver education programs throughout the region in 15 school districts. The program is designed to address a need expressed by districts, as well as a significant barrier to student employment. Information from the […]

Liberia: LICOSESS College Strengthens Government Education Program

The Liberian government’s quest to have qualified teachers in the various schools across the country has been bolstered by the administration of the LICOSESS College of Education, pledging to provide five hundred scholarships to serving teachers in Montserrado County. The problem of unqualified teachers in public and private schools across the country has been a […]

Canine Genetic Screening Test, Veterinary Medicine Graduate Program and More

Here is our regular overview of new and noteworthy veterinary products. Average dimensions Anatomical solutions 3D models Med Dimensions patient-specific 3D models for clinicians, surgeons and students prepare them for their tasks and prevent uncertainty during medical procedures. These innovative tools ensure a faster and safer procedure that can be performed with more confidence. The […]

VHS Learning’s New Flexible Courses Expand Student Enrollment Options for Online Courses | News

From August, students will be able to take advantage of an even more flexible course format BOSTON, May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Schedule flexibility is frequently cited by students and teachers as a major benefit of working with VHS Learning’s asynchronous online courses. From August, students will be able to take advantage of an even […]

The UK Women’s Forum is seeking summer applications for the Employee Education Aid Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 9, 2022) – Nominations are now being accepted for the University of Kentucky Women’s Forum Employee Educational Assistance Award. This award provides a $250 reimbursement to eligible UK employees to help pay for books and/or other materials, supplies and costs related to their courses in the UK. This award complements the existing […]

Just too limiting government subsidies, Sanskrit universities open up to offer varied courses

From hotel studies to yoga, two years after parliament approved bills raising three tertiary institutions teaching Sanskrit to the level of central universities, an exercise has been launched to modernize Sanskrit education by widening the basket courses offered. Sources involved in the process said that most higher education institutions offering conventional Sanskrit courses are struggling […]

Three College of Education doctoral students receive outstanding thesis award

Three NC State College of Education graduates were recognized for their research efforts when they were selected to receive the Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards at the college’s graduation ceremony in May 2022. Vance Kite ’21PHD won for the Department of STEM Education, Samira Syal ’22PHD for the Department of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences and […]

Corn Ball: Pueblos del Maíz Fiesta celebrates corn in gourmet proportions | Characteristics of the food

Spring in Tucson brings many events to engage the community, celebrate local cultures and enjoy local food and drink. A new event this week revolves around a simple ingredient that has nourished communities in Arizona, Texas and Mexico for generations. Pueblos del Maíz Fiesta is the brainchild of Tucson City of Gastronomy and their counterparts […]

Shiv Nadar University, Chennai Opens Admissions for 2022-23 Academic Session – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

Chennai : Shiv Nadar University, Chennai, the third initiative in higher education of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, has opened admissions for its undergraduate programs – for the academic year 2022-23. The University is inviting applications for the six programs it offers in the disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering, Business and Economics. This year, the […]

High adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) solutions by various non-academic and academic institutions driving growth

DUBLIN, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “United States E-Learning Market, Size, Share, Forecast 2022-2027, Industry Trends, Growth, Outlook, Impact of COVID-19, Business Analysis Report” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo United States The e-learning market will grow with a double-digit CAGR of 12.5% ​​during the period 2021-2027 United States […]

A California high school diploma doesn’t mean much. The UC and CSU school systems should no longer require them

In 2020, public schools across the state let their students down, closing K-12 campuses for more than a year and offering inconsistent and inefficient online classes. Since then, education officials have often failed to recognize, and done too little to make up for, all the learning loss — which is why eighth graders in California […]

Educational program | ACS

The ACS Annual Clinical Congress offers surgeons, medical students, surgical residents, and other members of the operating room team the opportunity to immerse themselves in a variety of educational and educational experiences. interact with their peers. The Clinical Congress provides cutting-edge educational opportunities to address the knowledge, skills, and professional attributes needed to deliver the […]

Georgia Governor Signs Controversial Education Bills – JURIST

Republican Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed a series of education bills into law on Thursday, including controversial legislation to ban “divisive concepts” in classrooms. House Bill 1084, known as the “Protect Students First Act”, defines “divisive concepts” as including such things as the teaching that one race is inherently superior to another, that the United […]

FHSU Recognizes Faculty and Staff for Academic Excellence

Dr. Kim Perez, Dr. Amber Nickell, and Hollie Marquess of FHSU’s Department of History. University Communication FHSU Fort Hays State University hosted its first Engaged Scholars Breakfast on Friday, April 22. A collaboration between Forsyth Library, University Communications and the Provost’s Office, the event was created to recognize faculty and staff whose work has expanded […]

Reebok, Yellowbrick, APB and Jobs for the Future educational program culminates in Retail Sneaker Drop | Business

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 29, 2022– Reebok, the iconic lifestyle brand; in partnership with yellow brick, the online education platform focused on the creator economy; specialist sneaker and fashion retailer APB; and national education and employment association Future Jobs (JFF), today announced the completion of their first collaborative online education and mentorship program. Launched last year, […]

Reebok, Yellowbrick, APB and Jobs for the Future education program culminates in sneaker retail

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Reebok, the iconic lifestyle brand; in partnership with yellow brick, the online education platform focused on the creator economy; specialist sneaker and fashion retailer APB; and national education and employment association Future Jobs (JFF), today announced the completion of their first collaborative online education and mentorship program. Launched last year, the program worked […]

The educational program trying to develop the next generation of horticulture workers

An Australian non-profit organization has set up apprenticeship programs aimed at increasing fruit and vegetable consumption among children and providing students with a pathway to jobs in horticulture. Food Ladder notes that only around six per cent of Australian children eat the required amount of fresh fruit and vegetables each day, and there is a […]

Kansas Legislature passes bill to fund public schools and allow open enrollment

TOPEKA — Republican lawmakers pushed through a mega education bill on Thursday to fully fund schools and enact more than a dozen policy provisions, including one that would allow students to transfer to any district. public school, no matter where they live. The ‘school choice’ measure allowing open enrollment, which comes into effect in the […]

New educational program launched in memory of beloved Shliach

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Cost of living crisis: County credit union warns of payday loans and loan sharks

Now Credit Union CLEVR Money, the credit union of Preston, Blackpool, Fylde, Wyre and Lancaster, has warned of the financial disaster many could face if they resorted to high interest loans. The warning comes as the Credit Union, a nonprofit with some 5,000 members, reported receiving a growing number of loan applications. Register to our […]

IMG ACADEMY EXPANDS ACADEMIC PROGRAMS WITH NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH LAUREL SPRINGS SCHOOL

IMG Academy is at the forefront of education, sport, and athletic and personal development. Known for its innovative approach to providing a transparent methodology that cultivates academic growth, athletic improvement, lifelong skills, while promoting social responsibility. The IMG Academy internship program prepares student-athletes to become the leaders and influencers of tomorrow. The storied history and […]

Six educational aid organizations certified for the MOScholars program

Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick announced that six educational assistance organizations have been certified for 2022. An educational assistance organization is a nonprofit organization that, upon approval by the office of the Missouri State Treasurer, may receive qualified contributions from individuals and corporations to establish MOScholars Scholarship accounts for qualified Missouri students. The certified EAOs […]

San Dieguito superintendent, furloughed for comments on Asian students, claims retaliation

After San Dieguito Union High School Superintendent Cheryl James-Ward was furloughed last week for her controversial comments about Asian students, she and others say she is being unjustly persecuted in retaliation for filing a complaint about abusive behavior by a board member. Many in the community criticized James-Ward for saying at a recent school board […]

TREASURER FITZPATRICK ANNOUNCES CERTIFIED EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS PROGRAM FOR MOSCHOLARS | KMMO

Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick announced that six education aid organizations (EAOs) have been certified for 2022. A press release states that an EAO is a nonprofit organization that, upon approval by the Missouri State Treasurer’s Office, may receive qualified contributions from individuals and corporations to establish MOScholars scholarship accounts for qualified Missouri students. The […]

Syllabi Solutions Announces Patents for Competency-Based Higher Education Courses and Programs

JUPITER, Florida., April 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Syllabi Solutions Announces Unique Patents for Competency-Based Education Courses and Programs. Patents cover method and apparatus for educational course development and provide a new way for higher education institutions, learning management systems and other vendors to deliver courses and educational programs superior. Characteristics and advantages of Syllabi Solutions […]

JK Diamonds Institute of Gems & Jewelry Launches Enhanced Courses in Gemology and Jewelry Design

NNA | Update: April 23, 2022 5:03 p.m. STI New Delhi [India] April 23 (ANI/PNN): A jewelry education platform, JK Diamonds Institute of Gems & Jewelry, is set to offer enhanced courses to create skilled masters in the jewelry industry. Courses are categorized into four subjects: Graduate in Polished and Rough Diamonds, Graduate in Jewelry […]

Thousands flock to Masvingo to benefit from the First Lady’s education initiative, ZOU

the herald Tendai Rupapa in MASVINGO GUIDED by a quest to further their education, thousands of women have come out from all districts of Masvingo Province to enroll in free life-changing courses through a partnership between the Open University of Zimbabwe (ZOU) and First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa’s Angel of Hope Foundation. aimed at empowering the […]

ASU’s ‘Infiniscope 2.0’ Helps Teachers Personalize Lessons

The Center for Education Through Exploration (ETX Center) at Arizona State University has launched a new K-16 online digital learning portal that empowers teachers with Earth and space science courses to create their own multimedia activities and lessons, an announcement last week announced. According to a press release, the project, “Infiniscope 2.0,” was created by […]

Ancora Education Partners with Amazon’s Career Choices Program to Provide Education and Training for Amazon Employees

Amazon covers employee tuition for Ancora training courses, including professional trades, medical assisting, pharmaceutical technology, and CDL ARLINGTON, TX, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to a Gallup Survey at Amazon’s request, 48% of American workers would change jobs if offered job training opportunities and 65% of workers believe that employer-provided skills enhancement is very […]

New Ghostlight Arts Initiative Launches Educational Program at 2nd Annual Obsidian Theater Festival

Ghostlight Productions and Nicely Theater Group are teaming up again for the 2nd Annual Obsidian Theater Festival. This year, GhostLight Productions Inc. presents a reimagined arts education program, the Ghostlight Arts Initiative (GLAI). Formerly known as The Helping Hands Campaign for the Arts, GLAI is the non-profit arm of GhostLight and focuses on using art […]

The struggle to standardize the educational training of OLs

Regulations to oversee them all The Secure and Fair Mortgage License Enforcement Act 2008 (SAFE Act) established a number of requirements that loan officers must meet to be licensed in their respective state. Requirements for non-bank LOs include a 20-hour pre-certification course; eight hours of annual CE courses; register with the National Mortgage Licensing System; […]

360training expands alcohol training with the addition of 11 TIPS courses, including California RBS

AUSTIN, TX, April 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After the acquisition of TIPSⓇ (GetTIPS.com) and TIPSCertified.com in October 2021 and March 2022respectively, 360training.com is expanding its alcohol vendor-server training catalog by launching its first batch of TIPS alcohol courses in seven states: California, Georgia, Delaware, Montana, Rhode Island, South Dakotaand Tennessee. TIPS and 360training launch their […]

Analysis: The war in Ukraine severs academic ties between Russia and the West

register here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. Since Russian President Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine on February 24, 2022, universities in Europe and the United States have condemned the war and completely severed ties with Russia. In the following Q&A, Arik Burakovsky, an expert on US-Russia relations, sheds […]

Navigating Today’s Online Learning Ecosystem

Technology in education is unavoidable. From classroom lessons to homework activities, tablets and learning management software have been fully integrated into our school systems. With the growth in the size of classrooms and the emphasis on creating a communication ecosystem, technology is making the push towards digitization more concrete. Today you have the opportunity to […]

UMass Amherst Public Interest Technology Initiative Announces First Cohort of Faculty Members: UMass Amherst

The UMass Amherst Public Interest Technology Initiative (PIT@UMass) has announced its inaugural cohort of PIT Faculty Scholars for 2022-2023. Eleven individuals from five different colleges and schools on campus will develop or revamp nine undergraduate courses focused on technology of public interest. PIT@UMass is a new initiative focused on enhancing and expanding the education, research, […]

How Ride Illinois is helping develop local bike baths and educational programs

Except for the pathways carved out by native wildlife and their native hunters, our complex Illinois transportation network depends on planning. The same goes for many of the taken-for-granted commuter trails and bike lanes that criss-cross our communities. The Illinois organization responsible for much of this bike planning celebrated its 30th anniversary on April 13. […]

McCracken County Community Career Endowment Names 2022 Educational Assistance Scholarship Recipients | News

The McCracken County Community Career Endowment has announced this year’s Educational Assistance Scholarship recipients. The 20 students will be recognized at a reception scheduled for April 24 at the West Kentucky Community and Technical College Emerging Technology Center. At the reception on April 24, two scholarship recipients will receive laptop computers paid for through donations […]

SCSD #2 Music Education Program Receives National Recognition – Sheridan Media

Sheridan County School District #2 has received the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. According to an April 12, 2022 SCSD #2 press release, NAMM is now in its 23rd year and the Top Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that […]

Government urges Indonesians to take advantage of scholarships

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology has urged citizens to participate in the Indonesian scholarship program. “I oblige all students, educators and cultural actors to take advantage of this opportunity,” Education, Culture, Research and Technology Minister Nadiem Anwar Makarim said in a written statement received here. Thursday. The Indonesian Scholarship […]

State Approves License and Special Education Programs

(photo courtesy of Gary Schools) The Indiana State Board of Education has given final approval for an alternate route license to expand Indiana’s pipeline of special education teachers. The SBOE has also approved two special education programs that will provide a transition into teaching programs for individuals with bachelor’s degrees who wish to become special […]

Lowe’s offers new educational program for associates

Lowe’s Companies Inc. makes it easy for full-time and part-time associates to continue their education. The home improvement giant is partnering with upskilling technology platform Guild to deliver a new benefit that gives more than 300,000 eligible full-time and part-time associates access to 100% debt-free programs. The free programs are designed to help associates build […]

A unique opportunity to obtain educational and economic benefits

For the editor: South County faces a once-in-a-generation decision to gain both educational and economic benefits through a school district merger and reorganization. The details of this study are well documented in the jointly sponsored report for Berkshire Hills and Southern Berkshire Regional School Districts. The report features scenarios being considered by the 24-member, 8-city […]

Financial reporting increasingly looks to the future, not the past

Previously, financial reporting focused on historical results, but business owners and stakeholders increasingly want their trusted advisors to look to the future. NJBIZ spoke with some accounting leaders to find out how the profession is changing and what it means for business owners. Rotenberg “The complexity of financial reporting has increased dramatically over the past […]

Bill Papastergiadis at the 7th Delphi Economic Forum 2022 — Greek City Times

Delphi is a four-day flagship conference taking place in the ancient city. Bill Papastergiadis was a speaker alongside Nick Lairgakis and Jimmy Kokotos, who focused on the contribution of the diaspora to structural change in Greece. Papastergiadis at the Delphi Economic Forum said, “Greece, with its rich history and culture, should become a global educational […]

The ‘Safety Town’ educational program is open for registration | public safety

Registration is now open for St. Joseph’s Safety and Health Council’s “Safety Town” summer educational program. Safety Town aims to teach preschool and school-aged children a wide variety of safety precautions. Whether it’s learning to ride a bike, how to cross the street safely, or avoid danger from strangers, Safety Town is equipped to teach […]

Extension Services offers a new landscape course | house style

Penn State Extension has launched two new online courses, “Plant Identification and Use: Vines” and “Plant Identification and Use: Ground Cover” for landscapers, horticulture professionals and avid gardeners. In the “Plant Identification and Use: Ground Covers” course, landscapers learn to identify the most important genera and species of ground covers used in the Northeast and […]

CN Career Services, Local Colleges Offer Child Care Courses | Services

TAHLEQUAH – Cherokee Nation Career Services partners with local colleges to provide credentials for those seeking childcare certification. The program offers two certification options: a certificate in child care training and a master’s certificate in child development. “This certification is versatile,” said Taryn Taylor, Career Services Special Projects Officer. “It’s perfect for those interested in […]

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