Tag Archives: Education

TEAM FROM BROOKLYN, NEW YORK, AND NAPLES, ITALY, WINS XPRIZE AND GOOGLE’S STEM-BASED COMPETITION FOR KIDS, “MOONBOTS”

Released on: October 6, 2015, 8:35 am (EDT)
Author: XPRIZE
Industry: Education

LOS ANGELES, CA, October 6, 2015 — /EPR NETWORK/ — XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, and Google today announced Moonshot, cousins ages 10 and 12 from Brooklyn, New York, and Naples, Italy, is a grand prize winner in the 2015 MOONBOTS Challenge, also considered the “Google Lunar XPRIZE for Kids.” MOONBOTS is an international competition that encourages the next generation of space explorers and innovators by inviting kids ages 8-17 to design, create and program their own lunar rover, based on a legend or theory that inspires them about the moon.

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Can You Pass the Civics Test That Those Seeking Citizenship Must Pass?

Released on: June 29, 2015, 8:22 am (EDT)
Author: Mary B. Mackley
Industry: Education

Asheville, NC, June 29, 2015 — /EPR NETWORK/ — Newly released Civics Handbook presents you with the information and the test to examine your own civics proficiency, and provides a study tool assisting children, adults and all students to learn the material. And while learning, you might be inspired to visit and see where some of U.S. history unfolded as Historic Sites, Places, Parks, Battlefields, Sites of Remembrance and National Treasures are listed in the book. Americana A Civics Handbook Second Edition was released June 20, 2015 (ISBN# 978-1514221563) by Mary B. Mackley of Asheville, NC.

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Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center Offers New Language Classes Beginning November 4

Released on: September 19, 2014, 8:36 am (EDT)
Author: Maria Languages
Industry: Education

Pinole, CA, September 19, 2014 — /EPR NETWORK/ — Winter I term language classes begin November 4 at Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center, with a variety of affordable conversational language classes, online courses, Spanish for healthcare and social services professionals, and a new Special Topic Workshop series for conversational Spanish. Specializing in conversational Spanish and Portuguese, including European Portuguese and Brazilian Portuguese, the Language Learning Center also provides classes in French, Italian, Mandarin, and English for Non-Native Speakers. Classes are primarily for adult learners, but there is also an after-school program for students between ages 7 and 11, with each term lasting for six weekly sessions.

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NEW Award-Winning Children’s Book Combines “Gamification” with Important Life Lessons  

Released on: July 01, 2014, 4:38 am (EDT)
Author: Suzanne M. Wind/The SMART Playbook 
Industry: Media

The SMART Playbook A ‘Must Have’ Summer Activity Book to Teach Children the Art of Social Graces

Old Greenwich, CT, July 01, 2014 — /EPR NETWORK/ — The newly published book, ‘The Smart Playbook: Game-Changing Life Skills for a Modern World’ by Suzanne M. Wind, has become one of those “must have” resource for parents to keep around the house to help them impart to their kids the art of social graces.

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The Center for Scholastic Inquiry International Academic Research Conference Call for Papers Now Open

Released on: October 22, 2013, 10:37 am
Author: Center for Scholastic Inquiry 
Industry: Education

Granite Falls, Minnesota, October 22, 2013, 10:37 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — The Center for Scholastic Inquiry is pleased to announce its academic research conference on April 10-11, 2014, in San Francisco, California. The conference highlights academic research in education, business and behavioral sciences to support superior, break through scholarship and establish a platform to recognize and celebrate luminaries, pioneers and practitioners in the professions of education, business and behavioral sciences.

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QuestBase: Create Assessments and Quizzes in Minutes

Released on: July 02, 2013, 2:59 pm
Author: SmartLite Software 
Industry: EducationSoftwareInternet & Online

SmartLite Software announces the release of the new QuestBase, a free and user-friendly on-line service for creating and developing web-based and printed assessments, questionnaires, tests and quizzes. QuestBase is an ideal tool for educational tests, training exams, distance learning, certifications and interactive quizzes.

Milan, Italy, July 02, 2013, 2:59 pm — /EPR NETWORK/ — SmartLite Software announces the release of the new QuestBase, a free and user-friendly on-line service for creating and developing web-based and printed assessments, surveys, questionnaires, tests and exams. Whether your needs are for education, business or entertainment, QuestBase is a real time saver when it comes to creating quick questionnaires or quizzes that are smart, sharply focused and effective.

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New iPad App Gets Children School-Ready

Released on: January 02, 2013, 4:21 am
Author: KEZO Public Relations 
Industry: EducationSoftwareInternet & Online

January 02, 2013, 4:21 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — Parents are preparing to send their children off to school for the first time. An Australian Mother of two has developed a way to give children entering school in this technological age a head start by creating an educational iPad app.

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Teacher’s Pet makes the iPad a Teacher’s Best Friend in the Digital Classroom!

Released on: December 03, 2012, 7:31 am
Author: Mike File
Industry: Education

Texas based House of File today announces the release of Teacher’s Pet for the iPad and iPad Mini. A wildly practical teaching solution for modern elementary & secondary teachers, as well as college professors, this application offers teachers a centralized academic hub where they can plan, prepare, and present their lessons from one app on their iPad!

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“UNDROPPABLE” High School Tour MA, CT, NYC, PA, MI, IL, IA, KS, OH

Released on: October 25, 2012, 2:01 am
Author: Jason Pollock
Industry: EducationEntertainmentInternet & OnlineMedia

October 25, 2012, 2:01 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — ‘Undroppable’ Announces High School Election Tour The ‘Undroppable’ producing team of Scooter Braun, Adam McKay, Jason Pollock, and Sharon Chang today announced their upcoming Undroppable Election Tour, beginning in Los Angeles on October 24 and going through Election Day.

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