Britt Hysen, editor-in-chief of MiLLENNiAL Magazine, has been invited to attend the United Nation's Charter Commemoration Ceremony this week in San Francisco. She and 49 other "identified global millennial influencers" will also participate in exclusive roundtable discussions on topics that will be up for vote at the United Nations (UN) in September in New York City.
The former martial arts competitive fighting champion and current combatives instructor for MMA and kickboxing in Hamilton, NJ, Jim McCann of Primal Gym will be instructing at CombatCon in Las Vegas this June. CombatCon is an annual gathering of martial arts enthusiasts on a national platform that showcases the best that Western Martial Arts has to offer.
Over billions of years, different geographical features have formed due to tectonic activities, climatic changes and soil erosion. Aseismic Ridges, Basins, Barchans, Beach Ridges, Mountain ranges, Oceans, Rift Valleys, Swamps and many other landforms came into existence due to these tremendous changes on the earth's surface. Out of all of these, volcanoes are one of the most interesting natural features. Readers and scholars interested in environmental studies can gather information about volcanoes from World Landforms. There are five types of volcanoes, namely – composite volcanoes, complex volcanoes, shield volcanoes, spatter cones and cinder cones.
Erudeversity is an online learning platform that offers hands-on and project-based IT training for all. Their current library boasts of over one thousand IT tutorial videos in the world's four most frequently spoken languages. This training platform has been used with great satisfaction by over thirty thousand students so far. Their 'You Learn, They Grow' campaign is targeted towards sponsoring a child's education in South Asia for a lifetime.
Beatrice Mbai, a teacher at The Redd School in Houston, is originally from Kenya and has seen first-hand the struggles of Kenyan children trying to get an education. For two years, Beatrice has been conducting small book drives for two schools in the village of Nduriri in Central Kenya where her father and grandfather grew up. According to Beatrice, "It is an extremely impoverished area. Children walk miles to school, often without shoes or food for lunch. The two schools, with about 300 students each, are barely funded by the government so the families must pay tuition and buy uniforms. Most families barely make it. Books are a luxury, even at school."
This is the third consecutive year that Palmer Trinity School earns the Top Independent School Award. This award is given to the top scoring independent or private school for the hard work of its students and staff in designing and implementing energy and environmental solutions at their schools.
For many people, flying a helicopter is a lifelong dream that feels unattainable; however, HQ Florida can turn that dream into reality. HQ Florida is a reputable helicopter company where aspiring pilots can receive various types of Flight Instruction (PPL, CPL, IR, CFI, CFII, and ATP) to suit a student's individual needs and desires. Not only is the company well recognized for offering superior flight instruction, but also helicopter tours, Robinson Service and Overhaul, Ariel Photography & Videography and much more.
Telecom is an upcoming industry that is in desperate need of professional managers who are willing to come forth and take up the challenging roles in the ever-evolving competitive business world. To meet the requirements of the telecom industry, MIT School of Telecom Management is now offering Post Graduate Diploma Courses in Telecom. PGDM in Telecom Management is a two-year program that creates a strong academic curriculum based on the Telecom industry needs. The main idea behind designing this program is to incorporate a dynamic, flexible and industry-specific academic curriculum which is relevant and contemporary. Students who have completed their graduation in any discipline from a statutory university with an aggregate score of 50% are eligible for this course.
IBISWorld published a global online learning industry report in 2014 stating online teachers earn an average of only $0.42 per dollar of the course sold and are struggling to make ends meet due to lack of marketing experience and decreasing returns. EdTech companies today still don't have the answers to the challenges online teachers face – high marketing costs and low-income returns.
Situated in a serene, safe and secured eco – friendly lush – green stimulating environment, the institutions function as hubs of scholars, nurturing students with scientific temper, Indian Culture, Heritage and values to promote universal peace. The focus is on engaging the learners in experiential and enquiry based learning to enrich aesthetic and spiritual aspects of the child through co – curricular activities.
Jay Dutton M.D., F.A.C.S., board certified facial plastic surgeon with offices in Oak Brook and Tinley Park, IL has posted a visual infographic on Rhinoplasty to give his patients an easy way to better understand this procedure. Dr. Dutton is creating an infographic library to support the educational information on his site. As part of the cosmetic surgery series, this infographic is focused specifically on cosmetic rhinoplasty.
American College Testing or ACT, a tool that assesses students' academic readiness for college, may well be one of the aspects of college entry that a student needs to be ready for. However, ACT results statistics indicate that American students are less prepared, with only 1 out of 4 graduates of the class of 2011 deemed to show readiness for success in their first college year.
Realizing information may be better absorbed visually for some; Drs. Elbert T Cheng and Jacqueline T. Cheng of The Center for Facial and Body Rejuvenation in Saratoga, California, have created a library of infographics to support the educational information on their site. Out of the cosmetic surgery series, this infographic is focused specifically on the facial cosmetic surgery procedure, Rhinoplasty.
PM Higher Learning today announces that the Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's largest project management member association, has named it as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) effective May 1, 2015. R.E.P.s are organizations that have been approved by PMI to help project managers achieve and maintain the Project Management Professional (PMP)®, Program Management Professional (PgMP)® and other PMI professional credentials. These organizations have met PMI's rigorous quality criteria for course content, instructor qualification, and instructional design.
Fun Easy Learn, a self-learning app developer that has numerous language learning apps to its credit, recently announced that one of their most popular products, Learn English 6000 Words, an English language learning app, is now available for free download in iTunes store. The owners have confirmed that from now on, the app will be available on BOTH Google Playstore and Apple iTunes store. With this announcement, the company takes its first step forward towards entering the big league of Apple iOS app developers. They expressed hope that this strategic move will increase the number of downloads across the world.
Log homes are one of the oldest forms of house building, and still have much to commend them over more modern approaches. Log homes provide amazing temperature control and, when responsibly sourced, are much kinder to the environment, as well as being aesthetically beautiful inside and out. The Log Home Builders Association was founded in 1965 as an organization committed to popularizing log homes, and is this year celebrating its fiftieth anniversary. In order to help celebrate, they have added an additional class on September 5th and 6th, 2015 in Las Vegas, to teach people how to build log homes themselves.
The struggles and challenges of teachers are well-known. There is the constant need to provide their students with lesson plans that keep them engaged and eager to participate. There is also the reality that a teaching salary is not always adequate to meet all of their financial needs. Lesson Plan Pro, on online community for educators in the creative arts, is aware of both of these concerns and it is why they are endeavoring to increase the awareness of what their site has to offer.
Project World School has announced an upcoming teen retreat that will be held in Cusco, Peru. The retreat will take place from July 13, 2015, through August 3, 2015, and worldschoolers are encouraged to register before spaces become unavailable.
Abhinam Yoga Center has announced the commencement of a rolling-in system for its Ashtanga Vinyasa Flow 200 hr and 500 hr Yoga TTC in Dharamsala. Rolling-in system offers one-stop solution to those willing enthusiasts coming especially from abroad who are unable to join scheduled classes due to visa hassles and other such issues.
Author and Clinical Hypnotherapist Alfred Bellanti, sole owner of Bellanti Enterprises, has announced his Free Online Psychology Course. The course offers a great overview of Psychology, perfect for those who'd like to further their general knowledge on the topic and beneficial as a revision for those who already have a working knowledge of the subject.
Maple Canyon Co. is dedicated to helping people acquire knowledge in an entertaining and fun way. In today's technology savvy world, knowledge has expanded at a breakneck speed. At present, knowledge doubles within every thirteen months. This indicates that at the beginning of each school session, there is twice as much to learn as there was when the previous session began. Maple Canyon Co. started working on CleverWitz because they wanted to create a better way to gain knowledge.
Geographical landforms are unique structures that were created over millions of years due to various natural activities. Forces exerted by wind, climatic changes, soil erosion and tectonic movement has led to the formation of natural features all over the planet such as Archipelagos, Basins, Bayous, Cliffs, Channels, Capes, Deserts, Dunes, Forests, Glaciers, Gulfs, Hills, Islands, Lakes, Oasis, Oceans, Plateaus, Volcanoes and Waterfalls. World landforms, an online informative portal provides detailed information about various landforms. Readers and students who are keen to know about continents and other geographical features can gather such useful information from this portal. In order to make it interesting for readers, several pictures have also been used.
After noticing that a lot of people aged more than 45 years are facing difficulties in getting employment due to their lack of technical skills, a new tech center, by the name of "Tech Tutors" has opened up in Citrus Heights, CA to teach technical skills to such people.
Never Be Bored, a lifestyle blog that shares interesting ideas and events with readers, will cover AMG Services' "Cake Décor 101" course this summer. The three day class will take place at AMG Services' main retail location at the Westfield Mall.
When a University or College is searching for a live chat service to add to their website, one company that they can turn to this summer is JetSpring. In fact, JetSpring is pleased to announce that they are offering a customized live chat service to all Colleges and Universities across the United States.