Education notebook: Morrison teacher one of eight in America to win agriculture award | Education

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The National Excellence in Teaching About Agriculture Award is presented annually by the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization to teachers that incorporate agricultural concepts to cover other subjects, such math, art, reading or, in Tammy Will’s case, science. Courtesy, Morrison Public Schools National recognition: Morrison High School’s Tammy Will is one of eight teachers … Read more

WNAC Announces Award Winners for the 2020 President’s Show: Resilience | Education

Student art exhibits fills West Nebraska Arts Center

One hundred and nineteen people attended the Visionaries Student Art Exhibit and After School Art reception at WNAC on Sunday. MARK GASCHLER/Star-Herald SCOTTSBLUFF — West Nebraska Arts Center, with the support of the Nebraska Arts Council, the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, and Bob & Sue Van Newkirk, is pleased to present the 2021 President’s Show, an exciting … Read more

Education Foundation to award six grants for STEM projects

32. Computer and information research scientists     • Avg. annual wage:  $127,460     • 10% of workers earn less than:  $69,990     • Typical entry-level edu. required:  Master's degree     • Total employment:  30,780     • Projected employment chg. 2018-2028:  +16.5% Computer and information research scientists invent and design computing technology and find new uses for existing technology. Most of these jobs require a master's degree in computer science or a related field, though for the federal government, a bachelor's degree may suffice. BLS forecasts more than 16% employment growth in the 10-year period ending in 2028 because many companies report difficulty in finding these workers.     ALSO READ: Worst Jobs in America

 The Education Foundation of Alachua County will award up $30,000 in grants to STEM educators.  There will be six grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 for the 2021-2022 school year. All STEM educators at all levels are encouraged to apply with ideas that will encourage student learning in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math).  “We’re … Read more

RMC Foundation, OTC award three scholarships | Education

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Pictured are, from left, Carla Hall, OTC board member; Margaret Frierson, RMC Foundation director; scholarship recipients Destiny Sellers, Chesley Osborne and Hannah Breland; and David Coleman, OTC board member. SPECIAL TO THE T&D Special to The T&D The Foundation of the Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties and the Orangeburg Touchdown Club have … Read more

UIC housing law expert named ISBA legal education award winner

UIC housing law expert named ISBA legal education award winner

Allison Bethel The Illinois State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legal Education, Admission and Competence (LEAC) has selected Allison Bethel, UIC clinical professor of law and director of the Fair Housing Legal Clinic, to receive the 2020-2021 LEAC Excellence in Legal Education Award. The award is designed to honor a law school program that emphasizes … Read more

Doctoral Candidate Awarded Elias Klein Travel Grant, NSF Travel Award for Conference

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Photo Submitted Solomon Isu Solomon Isu, a Ph.D. candidate in chemical engineering, was awarded a $900 NSF travel award to present his research work at the North American Membrane Society’s conference in Estes Park, Colorado. Isu had earlier been awarded the Elias Klein Travel Award in the sum of $500 to also present his research at this … Read more

Women brand Turbans and Fashion won the MEA Business Award 2020

“Turbans and Fashion” Turbans & Fashion, an online women headwear and clothing brand specializing in beautiful and trendy ready made turbans, announced that it had won the MEA Business Award 2020 hosted by MEA Markets. The women brand has been announced as The Most Fashionable Women’s Head-Covering Brand in UAE. Of the company’s achievement, founder/CEO Shaima Sakr said, … Read more

Chilton woman receives educator award | Education

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Mary Whitaker (seated, left) was joined by her family after being honored with the Johanna “Annie” Sullivan Educator Recognition Pin. Mary Whitaker holds the plaque she received recognizing her service. Mary Sproull Whitaker, of Chilton, is the first recipient of the Johanna “Annie” Sullivan Educator Recognition Pin. The award was presented May 13 by Janette … Read more

Dawbarn Education Award winners announced for 2021

Lisa Cooper, Dawbarn Education Award recipient for 2021

STAUNTON — Ten educators from the public schools in Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County have been honored as 2021 Dawbarn Education Award winners. The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge chose the individuals, who each receive a $10,000 cash award.  Per a press release, the Dawbarn Education Awards Committee, comprised of local citizens, select those nominees … Read more

James L. Moore III earns American Council on Education Reginald Wilson Diversity in Leadership Award

James L. Moore III was awarded the American Council on Education’s Reginald Wilson Diversity in Leadership Award for demonstrating leadership and commitment on a national level to the advancement of racial and ethnic minorities and other underrepresented populations in higher education. Credit: Courtesy of Barbara A. Carter James L. Moore III, Ohio State’s vice provost … Read more

Aperture Education Wins 2021 EdTech Breakthrough Award

Aperture Education Wins 2021 EdTech Breakthrough Award

Aperture Student Portal, which supports social and emotional learning in high school, is named “Best Competency-based Education Solution” Charlotte N.C. (June 9, 2021) — Aperture Education, the leading provider of researched-backed social and emotional learning (SEL) assessments for K-12 schools, was named a winner in the EdTech Breakthrough Awards for its high school SEL solution. … Read more

Garza-Noriega receives award for perseverance, community contributions

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A School of Education student, Jesus Garza-Noriega, is being recognized with an Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Award from UW–Madison for his exceptional efforts and exemplary service. Garza-Noriega Garza-Noriega, 27, will graduate in December with a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation psychology and special education. He pursued the degree to “support his family and honor his … Read more

AIA honors 11 projects with 2021 Education Facility Design Award

Designed by Payette, the Lafayette College Rockwell Integrated Sciences Center, Easton, Pennsylvania, is a 2021 recipient of the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA’s) Education Facility Design Award.Photo © Robert Benson Photography The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA’s) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) is recognizing 11 projects for state-of-the-art designs of schools and learning centers. … Read more

Xello Named SIIA Education Technology 2021 CODiE Award Finalist for Best College & Career Readiness Solution

The college and career readiness program earns prestigious industry recognition TORONTO, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Xello, the award-winning K-12 college, career and future readiness program, was recognized as a 2021 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in the Best College & Career Readiness Solution category. The CODiE Awards recognizes the very best software education products in achieving excellence … Read more

Educational Foundation presents the 2021 Administrator of the Year Award

Educational Foundation presents the 2021 Administrator of the Year Award

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Skylight Health Announces Award of US Clinical Trial

Skylight Health has been selected as a clinical site to enroll patients for a clinical research trial investigating ADG20, a broadly neutralizing monoclonal antibody, for use in the prevention of COVID-19 The Skylight Health Research Team will work to bring industry-sponsored clinical trials to Skylight Health clinics, beginning in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts clinic has been … Read more

Copenhagen Fashion Week’s Sustainability Award finalists are announced

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Yuliya ChristensenGetty Images Online retailer Zalando has announced Mother of Pearl, Nikolaj Storm Copenhagen and Teatum Jones as its three finalists for this season’s Sustainability Award at Copenhagen Fashion Week. The seasonal award aims to encourage brands to explore environmentally friendly alternatives and acknowledges sustainable efforts to improve the industry. Mother of Pearl, Nikolaj Storm … Read more