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Magica. Nerd Paradise. Time For a Change: Our Kids Deserve More. A recent headline reads: Expert: SC Social Services hiring plan “ambitious,” will take longer than a year¹ The article begins with: “The [South Carolina] state child-welfare agency’s plan for hiring [200] more caseworkers is ambitious but will take longer than a year, a national child-welfare expert warned state senators Tuesday.”

Time For a Change: Our Kids Deserve More

This highlights one reason that myself and others have advocated for a thorough re-evaluation of the best ‘training ground’ for the child welfare workforce. The current thinking that social work offers the most desirable preparation for a career in child welfare needs to be (re)considered. The limited capacity of social work programs in meeting the workforce demands, along with the seeming disinterest in promoting child welfare as a career choice within the social work profession suggests that it is time to either: EDUCATION. New Practicontinuum. Edu Test. NewEd.

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Concerned About Copyright? A Guide For Legally Using Images On The Web

Launch an exciting career as a Health Coach. Community - Community-Generated Education Apps - Kinect Math - A Kinesthetic Learning Experience. Put down the measuring tape. Using the Kinect to find your height. When I saw this, the first thing I thought was just how cool a thing an amusement park could build with this.

Put down the measuring tape. Using the Kinect to find your height

Gone could be the days of the "You must be taller than this bar," instead replaced with an interactive, themed for the park, height measurement experience. Keynote Animation Tricks - How To Streamline Your Keynote Animation. 50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom. Many critics of Twitter believe that the 140-character microblog offered by the ubiquitous social network can do little for the education industry.

50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom

They are wrong. K-12 teachers have taken advantage of Twitter’s format to keep their classes engaged and up-to-date on the latest technologies. The following projects provide you and your students with 50 ways to Twitter in the classroom to create important and lasting lessons. Teaching Accounting. Teaching Finance. PLSC 431/631 - Course Topics. Designing an Interactive Learning Event. ProProfs: Knowledge Management Software & Resources. Boat plans online since 1993. Education and Exhibits - 5 Gyres - Understanding Plastic Pollution Through Exploration, Education, and Action - 5 Gyres – Understanding Plastic Pollution Through Exploration, Education, and Action.

Aligned to science standards, there are 14 activities divided into K-3, 4-6, 7-12, all about Plastic in the Ocean Environment.

Education and Exhibits - 5 Gyres - Understanding Plastic Pollution Through Exploration, Education, and Action - 5 Gyres – Understanding Plastic Pollution Through Exploration, Education, and Action

"I was looking for a way to integrate the issue of plastic pollution into my science class that fit with the science framework we are already using. 5 Gyres produced what I was looking for. " Los Angeles USD Science Teacher Solutions Kit PLASTIC MARINE POLLUTION: Research and Adventure Across the World’s Oceans. Free Quiz Maker: Create A Quiz, Online testing, Make quizzes, test & exams. Teach.org. Parents & Teachers. THE QUARKED!

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PROJECT has a wide range of engaging multimedia and hands-on materials to introduce the exciting world of particle physics to kids ages 7 and up, and their families. We feel that kids of all ages, even adults, can learn about the subatomic world where the rules of quantum physics apply if they are presented in a fun and engaging way. We've created many resources on this site to help you, your kids, and/or your students learn about quarks – the smallest things that scientists know the universe is made of - as well as other science topics.

Use the buttons on the left to investigate online games and activities. For more information on the Quarked! The educational resources including lesson plans and interactive activities on the Quarked! 3D animated origami instructions to make a peace crane, flapping bird, and football shirt. CPM Educational Program. Fishing, Boating, Climbing, Scouting, Search and Rescue, Household, Decorative, Rope Care, The Ultimate Student Guide to xMOOCs and cMOOCs. The education media declared 2012 the year of the MOOC, and even mainstream news featured numerous stories about Massive Open Online Courses, some suggesting that this new type of course would revolutionize the model of higher education.

The Ultimate Student Guide to xMOOCs and cMOOCs

Yet the MOOCs featured in the media are quite different from the original concept. One co-founder of the first MOOC, Stephen Downes, came up with the terms ‘xMOOC’ and ‘cMOOC’ to distinguish between classes modeled on his and the form that has become better known since then. The Coursera and edX platforms that have grabbed the spotlight recently are examples of xMOOCs. Information Systems Security - Computer Information Systems Degree. Perceptual Edge - Library. Contents Books Articles Whitepapers Other Brief Publications Books Information Dashboard Design: Displaying data for at-a-glance monitoring, Second Edition, Stephen Few, $40.00 (U.S.), Analytics Press, 2013 This book alone addresses the visual design of dashboards.

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<a href=" how to enable scripts. Processing.org. Information Security Analysts, Web Developers, and Computer Network Architects. Information security is a new field and many schools are still developing programs to teach the subject. Most information security analysts, web developers, and computer network architects have a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field.

Information security analysts and computer network architects usually need experience in a related occupation, and additional knowledge of web programming languages can help web developers. Education Information security analysts usually need at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming, or a related field. As information security continues to develop as a career field, many schools are responding with information security programs to prepare students for the job. Creating an e-book: Tips on formatting and converting your document. By Serdar Yegulalp April 26, 2011 11:26 AM ET.

Creating an e-book: Tips on formatting and converting your document

10 Puzzle Websites to Sharpen Your Programming Skills. By Ben Dowling Solving programming puzzles is a fun way to develop your logical and problem solving abilities. Also, when you’re familiarizing yourself with a new programming language, solving puzzles for that language can help speed up the learning process.

Here are the top 10 popular programming puzzle sites that will help test your thinking and improve your programming, problem solving, and logical thinking skills. 1. Programming Praxis Programming Praxis is a blog that includes a range of interesting problems with solutions usually available in several different programming languages. Think.com, Oracle Education Foundation, Projects. Library. Peer-to-peer. A peer-to-peer (P2P) network in which interconnected nodes ("peers") share resources amongst each other without the use of a centralized administrative system Peer-to-peer (P2P) computing or networking is a distributed application architecture that partitions tasks or work loads between peers. Peers are equally privileged, equipotent participants in the application. They are said to form a peer-to-peer network of nodes.

Peers make a portion of their resources, such as processing power, disk storage or network bandwidth, directly available to other network participants, without the need for central coordination by servers or stable hosts.[1] Peers are both suppliers and consumers of resources, in contrast to the traditional client-server model in which the consumption and supply of resources is divided. Historical development[edit] Five ways to save a Web page. The devices we all rely on continue to evolve radically.