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Monday, January 27, 2020
Discover the Perfect School or College With This Tool

Discover the Perfect School or College With This Tool

Photo: Shutterstock Choosing the right school for your kids is such a big decision. From that first kindergarten class until they go off to college, we want them in an environment that is academically sound with high quality teachers. One that offers opportunities to participate in clubs, sports and other activities. One that is diverse,…
Trainees assist call 5 of Jupiter’s freshly found moons

Trainees assist call 5 of Jupiter’s freshly found moons

(more about Power Words) astronomy     The area of science that deals with celestial objects, space and the physical universe. People who work in this field are called astronomers. colleague     Someone who works with another; a co-worker or team member. descendant     A blood relative of a person who lived during a previous time. Jupiter     (in astronomy) The solar system’s largest…
How to Get one of the most Out of a Parent-Teacher Conference

How to Get one of the most Out of a Parent-Teacher...

Photo: Shutterstock Parent-teacher conferences are the speed-dating of the education world. You sign up for a 10-minute slot (15 if you’re lucky), the teacher pulls out a timer, and away you go. How are his reading skills progressing? Is she doing okay with transitions? Have you noticed an issue between him and Brayden? You. Better.…
Trainees can sway how their moms and dads see environment modification

Trainees can sway how their moms and dads see environment modification

(more about Power Words) adolescent     Someone in that transitional stage of physical and psychological development that begins at the onset of puberty, typically between the ages of 11 and 13, and ends with adulthood. behavior     The way something, often a person or other organism, acts towards others, or conducts itself. blog     Short for web log, these internet posts…
Meet The 4 Trainees Who Won $185,000 At The ISEF Science Fair [Infographic]

Meet The 4 Trainees Who Won $185,000 At The ISEF Science...

When I was in school we did science projects every year until I reached high school. Then for some reason, they became an extra credit assignment. I will be honest, after that change, I avoided doing science projects. I felt like my time was better spent elsewhere and I had a lot of video games…
33 high-school trainees took pictures to record the daily truth of residing in North Philadelphia, where the hardship rate is 40% and life span is 20 years much shorter

33 high-school trainees took pictures to record the daily truth of...

Yariel, 18, walks by the trash-strewn lot every day on his way to work. So when he had the chance to participate in a project taking pictures that show the biggest barriers to healthy living in North Philadelphia, he knew what he'd photograph. "It was just a mess and it looked like a dump," he…
Trainees Quarantined For Prospective Measles Direct Exposure At 2 Los Angeles Universities

Trainees Quarantined For Prospective Measles Direct Exposure At 2 Los Angeles...

Two universities in Los Angeles have placed some students and staff under quarantine or self-isolation after they were believed to have been exposed to someone on campus with measles.
Why The College Admissions Scandal Injures Trainees With Specials Needs

Why The College Admissions Scandal Injures Trainees With Specials Needs

The college admissions and bribery scandal revealed that some were taking advantage of a system meant to help students with disabilities. Ryan Johnson for NPR hide caption toggle caption Ryan Johnson for NPR The college admissions and bribery scandal revealed that some were taking advantage of a system meant to help students with disabilities. Ryan…
Reducing test stress and anxiety improves science grades in low-income trainees

Reducing test stress and anxiety improves science grades in low-income trainees

(more about Power Words) anxiety     A nervous reaction to events causing excessive uneasiness and apprehension. People with anxiety may even develop panic attacks. average     (in science) A term for the arithmetic mean, which is the sum of a group of numbers that is then divided by the size of the group. biology     The study of living things. The…
4 Ways Federal Government Shutdown Hinders U.S. Science Trainees Now

4 Ways Federal Government Shutdown Hinders U.S. Science Trainees Now

The sophomoric government shutdown offers the American public an illusion. Sadly, many people are tweeting or uttering statements like "there is no impact of the shutdown" or "so what?" This is because many federal workers are working without pay so that you don't notice anything. They are still helping land planes, provide weather forecasts, service…

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