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Scott Tucker Announces Children's Science Camp

Our Family Fun Night, the website for hot tips on new family activities, announced in a recent article that registration will be open in June for Scott Tucker's science camp. Open to ages four to fourteen, this is the first time Tucker has run an event of this size. The camp beings the second week in July and runs for six concurrent weeks.

New Building and Construction Courses Are Beginning Soon: Get Registered Now

Recent studies indicate the population is ever growing, and as the number of people in each town and city increases, the construction needs increase as well. With a larger population, building crews are often working in crowded environments, making it necessary for safety and professionalism to be a priority. For this reason, certification and requirements for licensing have become more stringent and consistently enforced.

San Diego Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Creates Educational Resource to Better Serve His Patients

Robert Singer, MD, world-renowned board certified plastic surgeon located in La Jolla, CA, has created this visual infographic on Breast Augmentation to give his patients an easy way to digest educational information on this procedure. Realizing information may be better absorbed visually for some; Dr. Singer has begun to create a library of infographics to support the educational information on his site. Out of the cosmetic surgery series, this infographic is focused specifically on the cosmetic surgery procedure, breast augmentation.

Solution to Manage Everything "After the Bell" Is Designed to Impact Education and Online Safety

In late February, Zaahah was introduced at the national conventions of The National Association of Secondary School Principals and The California Association of Directors of Activities. Today, the company is excited to announce that Zaahah is entering a beta phase in schools in Pennsylvania, California and New Mexico.

Playtime Piano Offering Free Piano Lessons for New Client Referrals

Playtime Piano is well-known in the Baltimore area for offering convenient, affordable at-home piano lessons in Howard County, MD, and the surrounding regions. Now, existing clients are able to gain two free weeks of lessons for each and every family they refer who signs up for lessons, as well as a chance to enter for a school years' worth of lessons for free.

EPIC School Announces New Executive Director

LogoThe Educational Partnership for Instructing Children (EPIC) is pleased to announce the appointment of esteemed autism expert Peter Gerhardt, Ed.D., as Executive Director. The EPIC School, located in Paramus, provides educational services to individuals 3 to 21 years of age with autism spectrum disorder. Dr. Gerhardt assumed his new role at EPIC as of June 1.

Camera Obscura Creator Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Raise Development and Distribution Funds

LogoAdam Figueira created Camera Obscura: Alternate Reality for the Classroom to allow photography teachers to capitalize on children's natural love of games and effectively teach about the world around them.  "Gamification takes the principles that make games engaging, positive and effective and applies them to learning," says Figueira.  "It's not the same as giving kids a game that's vaguely related to a subject and asking them to extract relevant lessons.  It's a return to the way humans natively learn:  by figuring things out through experience."  Now, Figueira has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise development and distribution funds for his new program that he believes will use students' natural interest in gamification to help them learn about photography.

ATi Studios Launches 48,000 Hours of Language Learning in a Single App – Mondly

ATi Studios, creator of popular language learning apps Mondly, is announcing a new Mondly app that teaches 24 languages on iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. With Mondly, people learn languages faster in a fun and engaging way by practicing authentic conversations in a highly interactive app. Continuing Mondly apps' legacy for ease of use, playfulness and real-life results the new Mondly app is available now on the Apple App Store as a FREE download for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch: https://itunes.apple.com/app/id987873536

MITSOT Now Offers Exchange Program Through Its M. Sc in International Business Course

In this world of cut-throat competition, an MBA in Telecom with international exposure can surely give any student a great edge. So, in order to provide education of international standards, MITSOT is now offering an M. Sc in International Business. Students are provided the opportunity to study at the University of Dundee, UK or the University of Abertay Dundee, UK through the exchange program. The two years (full time) dual certification program is designed in such a way to develop cross functional and leadership skills among students. Individuals who are looking for world-class education in business studies can enroll in this course. The course offers three specializations: Finance, Marketing and Human Resource along with an MBA in Telecom Management program from a private state university.

DimensionU Hosts 2015 New York Video Games Competition for Math

LogoDimensionU, Inc., in collaboration with New York City Public Schools, is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual DimensionU NYC Math Games! This engaging academic event will take place on Thursday, June 11, at IS 30 in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

WAAW Foundation Organizes Its Third Summer STEM Camp Program for Girls in Nigeria and Kenya

LogoWAAW foundation STEM camps are weeklong learning experiences in STEM that introduces African girls between the ages of 13 and 17 years who are currently enrolled in Senior Secondary School SS1 - SS3 to the fun of STEM through innovative hands-on learning challenges. "Our camps target girls from Public/Government school or low income families who would otherwise not have the opportunity to learn about or be exposed to possible STEM careers and learning in a fun, interactive and hands-on way. The idea is to introduce girls to STEM in general and to see that it is fun and interesting," says program director, Tolulope Owajoba

WAAW Foundation Announces 2015 Scholarship Awards

LogoThe WAAW foundation scholars were selected on the basis of academic merit in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math disciplines and demonstration of financial need.

NGScholars Offering Information on 2015-16 College of Advanced Health, Science & Tech Admission

LogoHelping students in all levels of education pursue careers, NGScholars offers information and advice on a variety of school admissions and scholarship opportunities. Recently, the website posted information regarding applications for the College Of Advanced Health, Science & Technology Onicha, Ebonyi State. The school is geared for members of the public that would like to pursue careers in health professions. CAHST is inviting candidates to apply for admission during the 2015/16 academic session.

North Carolina Plastic Surgeons Create Educational Resources

Dr. Joseph Hunstad, Dr. Bill Kortesis, and Dr. Adam Augenstein surgeons of Hunstad Kortesis Plastic Surgery + Med Spa located in Charlotte, North Carolina, have recently created an educational visual to add to their list of resources specifically dedicated to their patients. The doctors of Hunstad Kortesis are excited to provide this visual piece on the Breast Augmentation procedure to their current and future patients and also to any user interested in learning more about breast augmentation and/ or Hunstad Kortesis. This visual piece, also called an infographic, helps users digest information visually and is an easy to share on social media outlets and channels.

Author Scott Tucker to Offer Creative Writing Course

In their upcoming article Never Be Bored will speak with established author Scott Tucker about his new creative writing course. The course will focus on intermediate level writing. Students will be coached to write short stories, blog entries, and professional articles. The course begins at the end of next month.

Low-Income Students Celebrate the Achievement of a College Education at the Minds Matter of Los Angeles Graduation

LogoThis Sunday, May 31st, thirteen high school seniors from low-income families will be celebrating their graduation from the rigorous Minds Matter of Los Angeles program, culminating in the achievement of their goal of attending college.

New Websites for Spirit Wear T-Shirt Fundraising Company, Win Win Spiritwear & Sportswear Divisions

LogoWin-Win is splitting the business into two exciting divisions, Spiritwear and Sportswear. The two divisions are more specific to the needs of schools and teams for fundraising and spirit gear.

Free Fitness Classes for the Oklahoma City Community Provided by Metro Tech

LogoMetro Technology Centers offers numerous free fitness classes for residents of the Oklahoma City community at absolutely no cost. Some of the different classes that are offered include life dancing, which is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 pm, Metabolic Fitness, which is available the same days at 4:45-5:45 pm and Wednesdays from 6-7pm, Tai Chi, and Yoga Break. All of these classes consist of 12 week sections and they are meant to challenge the body and mind of those who take them.

Metro Tech Serves At-Risk Students in Oklahoma City

LogoMetro Technology Centers serves the Oklahoma City area in a number of different ways, including assisting at-risk students by helping them achieve a high school diploma, complete career training, and prepare for college. Metro Tech Centers is proud to be of service to the community in this way, assisting young people who are particularly at risk by providing them with an education and academic assistance to keep them on the right path in life.

Vishwashanti Gurukul the Best IB School in Pune Now Offers CIE's Level Programme

Vishwashanti Gurukul, Best IB School in Pune, grooming lifelong learners through an International Education in an enriching value oriented environment. The school has Consistent Outstanding IBDP results.

Primal Gym Adds Youth Kajukenbo Classes to Weekly Schedule

LogoA mixture of classic and modern martial arts, Kajukenbo combines several combat systems that aid in self-defense techniques. Recognized as the first martial art to be created in the United States, Primal Gym is adding youth Kajukenbo classes to its weekly schedule. Available for youth ages 8-14, participate in the training classes on Monday or Wednesday at 5 pm, or Saturday mornings at 8 am.

Cincinnati Start-Up, Benobe, Completes $40k Kickstarter Campaign

LogoJulie and Kelsey Murphy, the dynamic mother-daughter duo of Cincinnati-based tech start-up benobe LLC, are off to a roaring start. In 2014, benobe was selected from more than 180 competitors from across the United States to become one of only 10 start-ups accepted into the six-month OCEAN Accelerator Program. Fresh off completion of its OCEAN tenure, benobe successfully met and exceeded its ambitious $40,000 Kickstarter Campaign Goal to help fund their application designed to streamline career education in the United States. Despite the heavily male dominated environment of tech start-up companies, benobe is determined to defy industry expectations by serving as a leading example of female-owned and founded tech start-ups.

One World Dive and Travel, Formerly Underwater Phantasies, Now Offers Advanced Open Water Courses

LogoSwimmers remain in search of opportunities to get more underwater excitement. With a view to provide deep divers more thrills, One World Dive and Travel, formerly Underwater Phantasies, now offers Advanced Open Water Courses. These courses offer a great way to build the knowledge and confidence needed to dive deep. In order to equip participants with the necessary skills, the swim school provides reading material as well as classroom sessions and pool sessions to practice. Participants who want to learn the intricacies of scuba diving can take the plunge, and trust in the expertise of the PADI instructor working with the company.

Accelerated Educational Solutions Offers Breakthrough Solution for Engaging Teens to Master the SAT

The Accelerated SAT Mastery Online Course with Live Expert Coaching helps all families improve their college admission success and reduce the cost of tuition.

Dr. Lynch's University Tours Help Houston-Area Students Prep for College

Dr. Brenda Lynch of Houston is a lifelong educator who is dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults. In 1999, Lynch and her husband, Norman, founded Love & Truth Ministries, a nonprofit organization that organizes activities for students, including annual out-of-state college tours for high school students.