Category: Educational courses

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

4 candidates running for 2 seats on Chilton School Board in April 5 election |

Two incumbents and two challengers are running for the two available seats on the Chilton School Board in next Tuesday’s spring election. Challengers Katrina Gerner and Anna Waldron are seeking the seats currently held by Terry Criter and Maria Halbach, both of whom are seeking re-election. Following are the responses of each candidate to a […]

St. Lawrence Central School Launches Senior Career Academy This Fall | Education

BRASHER FALLS — St. Lawrence Central High School will introduce a new program in the fall to give seniors the opportunity to gain real-world work experience. The Senior Career Academy will allow selected seniors to connect with local businesses in the Brasher Falls, Potsdam and Massena area to gain this experience. Christian A. Normile, professor […]

New Oriental Education & Technology (NYSE:EDU) group now covered by StockNews.com

StockNews.com took over stock coverage of New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU – Get a Grade) in a research report released Thursday. The company has attached a “sell” rating to the stock. Other stock analysts have also recently published research reports on the company. Daiwa Capital Markets upgraded New Oriental Education & Technology Group […]

County Judge-Exec Candidates Discuss Education and Workforce Connection | News

Two of the county executive judge candidates share their thoughts on the role education plays in workforce development in social media posts, clashing over how to bring more Pulaskians at work. Meanwhile, the third candidate uses her years of experience in education and workforce development to think about how best to collaborate with employers. Over […]

UGC defines the specifications of new degrees and modifies the duration of certain courses

The University Grants Commission has announced the specifications – eligibility, duration, etc. – for new diplomas and modified the duration of completion of certain already existing courses. Any degree not mentioned in the notification and its subsequent modifications will be considered “unrecognized”, the UGC said. For the Medicine and Ayurveda course, Bachelor of Sowa Rigra […]

Dr. J. Luke Wood will be the closing speaker for the University of Phoenix Inclusive Leadership Summit and Career Fair

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The University of Phoenix is ​​pleased to announce that J. Luke Wood, Ph.D., will be the keynote speaker for the University’s first annual Inclusive Leadership Summit and Career Fair, 12-15 April 2022. The free virtual event is open to the public and aimed to help participants develop Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) skills […]

How Australia’s wildfires inspired an app that makes philanthropy easier for Gen Z – Orange County Register

It all started with a fire. The Australian bush burned red and the undergrowth glowed like lava as kangaroos fled into the night, their coats covered in soot. Later, volunteers applied bandages to the burned feet of disoriented koalas. Meanwhile, in Orange County, Justine Makoff’s son worked as a busboy. Not yet 20, he was […]

Four States Ag Expo begins Friday in Cortez – The Journal

The Four State Agricultural Exposition kicks off with a bang on Friday and ends on Sunday. (log file) The three-day event includes exhibits on animal husbandry and agriculture, educational workshops, demonstrations and events for children The 40th Annual Four State Agricultural Exposition is held Friday through Sunday at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds. The exhibition offers […]

Three SUNY Online Education Ambassadors Named – UB Now: News and Views for UB Faculty and Staff

UB faculty members Chris Cohan, David Murray and Todd Sage have been selected as 2022 SUNY Online Education Ambassadors. The trio was nominated by UB’s Educational Design Collaborative. They were among many SUNY faculty members named Online Education Ambassadors at SUNY’s Online Summit on March 1. “These three faculty members have been named UB’s SUNY […]

SGM Craig Collins G’20, G’22 applying IDDE methods at the Storied Sergeant Major’s Academy at Fort Bliss

The 2020 Fort Bliss Masters Cohort in Instructional Design, Development, and Assessment. SGM Craig Collins G’20, G’22 is standing second from left, rear. After 28 years of decorated military service, including cavalry and artillery assignments in Germany, Bosnia and Iraq, Sergeant Major Craig Collins G’20, G’22 has begun to consider his next career move. . […]

$1.40 Billion Growth in Alternative Higher Education Credentials Market

Market Driver of Alternative Credentials for the Higher Education SectorWidening skills gap is one of the major factors that can positively influence market growth. While a bachelor’s degree has allowed students to enter the job market, increased competition has led to an increased demand for specific skills, which can prove job readiness. Alternative degrees serve […]

The latest innovation in education from this government? Exclude the poorest students from university | Hillary Gyebi-Ababio

Over the past decade, students in England have been subjected to a deluge of reforms that have made their lives worse. It started in 2012, when the Coalition Government’s decision to allow universities to triple tuition fees to £9,000 a year came into effect. It continued with the scrapping of maintenance grants in 2016 and […]

Lynn Walker Huntley Social Justice Fellowship for Children’s Rights

When Harry Chiu, the son of Hong Kong immigrants, was a child in Vancouver, Canada, he had little awareness of anti-Asian prejudice. The city has a large Asian population, and Canada has a long history of acceptance. Affirmative action is enshrined in the country’s constitution, and Canada has recognized same-sex marriages since 2005, a full […]

Duke Energy Foundation invests $300,000 in STEM in Indiana

The science education nonprofit Duke Energy Foundation has awarded more than $300,000 in grants to 24 K-12 programs across Indiana in an effort to strengthen science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education programs and to address learning loss during COVID-19, the organization announced this month. According to a press release, the funding will go towards […]

England regulator launches review of blended learning standards

Universities in England will be told which approaches to blended learning do not meet industry regulator requirements as part of a review launched on in-person versus online course delivery. The Office for Students will review institutions’ approaches to post-pandemic learning after what it said were concerns about the poor quality of the online experience for […]

Lack of adequate medical institutions forces students to go abroad: HC

Due to the lack of adequate medical institutions offering affordable and quality education to aspiring students, they are forced to leave their home countries and pursue studies abroad and this reality has become a cause for concern when ‘Due to the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, thousands of Indian medical students have been brought back […]

ENA partners with MedLern to bring trauma education to India |

MedLern to offer ENA’s flagship TNCC course online to support skills development for nurses SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Association of Emergency Nurses and MedLern have partnered to offer the association’s Basic Trauma Nursing Course online in India to help meet the nation’s growing need for qualified trauma nurses. One of ENA’s […]

Bemidji State to Offer First Equity Certificate in Minnesota State College System

March 14—BEMIDJI — Bemidji State University now houses the premier equity certificate program within the Minnesota State College and University System. On track to launch in fall 2022, the certificate includes three main components: an introductory equity course, three core courses, and a capstone experience with community opportunities. According to a statement, the program is […]

Regulator concludes investigation into engineers involved in Mt. Polley mine disaster in British Columbia

Nearly eight years after the biggest environmental mining disaster in Canadian history, British Columbia’s engineering licensing and regulatory body has completed its investigation into three engineers involved. Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC) has imposed a collective fine of $226,500 on two engineers involved in the Mount Polley mine disaster who are no longer working […]

Kerala government finally wakes up, higher education gets much-needed boost – The New Indian Express

By Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Seeking to accelerate the state’s transition to a knowledge economy, Kerala’s budget for 2022-23 has focused on many futuristic initiatives in the higher education sector, with particular emphasis on development skills and entrepreneurship. A sum of Rs 200 crore has been set aside to develop translational research centers, start-ups and […]

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