Watching the Super Bowl for the commercials was an unexpectedly bleak way to spend a Sunday night this year. Colonial Williamsburg, that place in Virginia you may have visited on a school field trip, tried to encourage viewers to travel there in a commercial that used footage of one of the Sept. Show More Summary
"When I heard about this continuing ban on school travel to Baltimore, I was, frankly, totally flummoxed" The post Predominantly White Maryland County Bans All Field Trips To Baltimore, Citing ‘Safety Concerns’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Proper management is not only taught in the halls of business schools, or from bad managers you intend never to immolate. On the contrary, management lessons can be found on the football field as well. The 2015-2016 Carolina Panthers is a case study in successful management. Show More Summary
If college football recruiting was compared to a horse race, USC might typically be illustrated by Traveler busting loose from the middle of the pack and flying past the field down the stretch. The Trojans have annually been fast closers on national signing day, even when NCAA sanctions limited...
One of the three co-creators of “The Oregon Trail,” took to Reddit on Monday to field questions on the video game, which introduced scores of school children to the trials and tribulations of pioneer life in America, including bouts with dysentery. Show More Summary
Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC), in association with St. Mary’s College of Maryland, announces its 2016 field school in historical archaeology, May 31st to August 6th, HSMC is a state?supported, outdoor museum located at the site of Maryland’s first capital (1634-1694). Show More Summary
BEIJING (AP) — Joysticks at their fingertips, the mostly male students packing the classroom lift their virtual helicopters into the air, part of a new cottage industry that's sprung up in China: drone pilot schools. More than 10,000...Show More Summary
Earlier in the week in Spokane, Washington Central Valley High School’s kicker found himself on the field at a clutch moment in the game. His team was down 3 points with no time remaining, he stepped up and drilled a 67-yard field goal to send his team into overtime. Central Valley went on to win […]
The North American Pain School, or NAPS, brings together leading experts in the fields of pain research and management to provide a unique educational and networking experience for the next generation of basic science and clinical pain researchers. Show More Summary
I'm getting field reports from my friends in exile. They're off grading in schools that are Far, Far Away. They keep asking me how things are on the home planet. I've been proctoring and sitting in the reserve room. I even got to goShow More Summary
The school maintains that 90 percent of its graduates who are looking for work find employment in their field. The Federal Trade Commission calls that statement deceptive.
FamilyFarms Charities is offering two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors planning to pursue college training in fields related to agriculture. Each recipient is then eligible for a $500 follow-up scholarship for the next three years of their undergraduate program provided they remain on a career path in agriculture and maintain good grades. Show More Summary
Women who work within the field of technology can be sources of inspiration to young people around the world. That's one fact that CodeGirl, a documentary about high school girls journeying through an international coding and entrepreneurship...Show More Summary
The first innovation and development of alkaline-glazed stoneware pottery in America occurred in the Edgefield District of South Carolina in the early 1800s. It remains an enduring mystery as to how these new ceramic methods were developed...Show More Summary
As the NFL season builds up to the Super Bowl, all eyes are on the players on the field, but little is actually known about the players once the lights go down and the fans exit the stadiums. For the dads among the players, there's no...Show More Summary
Bryson DeChambeau was still in high school when he told his father: "I think I can change the game of golf."
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Google is expanding its Expeditions program, the company’s effort to bring virtual reality-based field trips to the classroom, with the launch of a dedicated Android application for schools and educators who want to take their students on virtual adventures by way of mobile devices. Additionally, Google says it’s rolling out two more “Expeditions” – that is,… Read More
The Google Expeditions program is about to launch a beta version of its app for Android, but only teachers and schools need apply. The post Google Brings Its VR Field Trips to More Schools appeared first on WIRED.
A Field Guide to American Houses, The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America's Domestic Architecture by Virginia Savage McAlesterKnopf, 2015 (second edition)Paperback, 880 pagesMy high school offered drafting and architecture...Show More Summary