@Portus Project Laser Scanning Results from the 2013 Portus Field School http://ift.tt/PhewCJ
You wouldn't think a T55AM2 battle tank could get bogged in a crop field, but it looks like some British blokes at an unspecified Tank School managed to pull it off. The recovery effort took two more armored vehicles, a heavy truck, an excavator and probably about 1,000 gallons of fuel. Read more...
The Center on Secondary Education for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (CSESA) developed its approach from research in several fields. Because of the complex educational needs of many students with autism, it was important to develop a comprehensive program for high schools. Show More Summary
It’s a Facts of Life reunion! Stars of the 1980s boarding school comedy, Lisa Whelchel (Blair Warner) and Kim Fields
The College Board announced Wednesday that it is overhauling the SAT, dropping the timed essay and focusing less on fancy vocabulary in order to level the playing field a bit for high school students from a wider range of families. The organization's own data show that wealthier Americans, from more educated families, tend to do […]
You can imagine the field day the media would have with this photograph were it President Bush delivering a lecture to Russian president Vladimir Putin over the Ukrainian crisis. Earlier today, Fox News reporter Bryan Cole, snapped an photo of the president delivering remarks from a podium in a Washington, D.C., elementary classroom. Show More Summary
From executive producer Rand Ravich (Life) comes NBC’s latest political thriller, Crisis. After a high school field trip goes terribly, the most powerful parents in the country discover just how far they'll go to protect their loved ones. Show More Summary
The Common Core-aligned practice field tests are coming to American public schools in April; but it is only in preparation for their official launch in Spring 2015. This year's tests will not even be graded, according to the SmarterShow More Summary
Eagle Stadium, the $60 million high school football field in Allen, Texas that opened 18 months ago, is closing indefinitely due to structural concerns. There are cracks in the stadium's concourse that have gotten worse since they were first discovered in August 2012, according to the Dallas Morning News. Show More Summary
Brad Willis is a writer, reporter, and aspiring author. His personal blog is Rapid Eye Reality. He is @BradWillis on Twitter. When I was in grade school, we played outside at recess. Hilldale Elementary had a small playground and a forever-scape of dirt and grass that we turned into our warzones, dragon lairs, and Super [...]
The following is an article from The Annals of Improbable Research. (Image credit: School of Earth and Space Exploration) by Eric Schulman and Caroline V. CoxAlexandria, Virginia We have calculated the Name Number for our field, which is astronomy. Show More Summary
How do we capture the unique value designers bring to the emergent field of social innovation? As an educator and researcher at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University, I’ve been deeply immersed in questions...Show More Summary
David Brewis, of the nervy British indie-pop group Field Music, is also the man behind the solo side project School Of Language. He’ll be releasing the second School Of Language album Old Fears later this spring, and we’ve already posted first single “Between The Suburbs.” Certain copies of the album will also come with a [...]
Tom Ginsburg (Chicago) & Thomas J. Miles (Chicago), The Teaching/Research Tradeoff in Law: Data from the Right Tail: There is a long scholarly debate on the tradeoff between research and teaching in various fields, but relatively little study of the phenomenon in law. This analysis examines the relationship between the...
Freshmen, your time is coming. In fact, it's probably already here. More and more true freshmen are playing right away in college football as schools are hungry to get that talent onto the field as soon as possible. Many of the nation's...Show More Summary
Gladewater High School in Texas is home to Daylon Mack, a 5-star defensive tackle who is committed to Texas A&M. At 6'2" and 310 pounds, he is a powerful player who has the strength and quickness to dominate the middle of the field. His...Show More Summary
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing innovator Jason Farley establishes a curriculum that builds better field placements, breaks down caregiver biases, and puts nurse practitioners at the forefront of HIV primary care.
@[quem dixere chaos] Roman-period Archaeological Field School in Umbria: Vicus ad Martis 2014 http://ift.tt/NUiZKS
George Washington’s Mount Vernon, located near Washington, DC, is the historic site dedicated to interpreting the life of the first president within the context of his home and plantation. The 2014 Mount Vernon/University of Maryland...Show More Summary
Strawbery Banke Museum (Photo credit: Selbe B) The Strawbery Banke Museum Archaeology Department is pleased to announce its 18th Annual Archaeological Field School! June 23 - July 25, 2014, Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4pm Strawbery Banke Museum is an outdoor living history museum located in historic Portsmouth, NH. Show More Summary