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Teachstone publishes resources to help families make the most of daily interactions with young children at home, stimulate children’s learning and development

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia., November 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Teachstone, pioneering developer of the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS®) included in assessment and quality improvement systems in 23 states and used by Head Start programs nationwide, announced today the release of “Meaningful interactions at home” a suite of resources designed to help families with young […]

Soil and water

Vast global underground fungal networks to be mapped for the first time | Mushrooms

Vast networks of underground fungi – the “planet’s circulatory system” – need to be mapped for the first time, in an attempt to protect them from damage and improve their ability to absorb and store carbon dioxide. Fungi use carbon to build networks in the soil, which connect to plant roots and act as nutrient […]

Water conservation

New San Diego County Water Authority Joins Metropolitan Council

LOS ANGELES–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Community leader and Vista Irrigation District board member Marty Miller was one of four delegates representing the San Diego County Water Authority on the Southern California Metropolitan Water District board of directors. Miller took his seat at a special board meeting last Tuesday (November 23). He replaced outgoing director Michael Hogan, […]

World association

State MMA Championship organized by the Telangana association

Hyderabad: The Telangana Mixed Martial Arts Association (TAMMA) hosted the 8th Telangana State Level Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Championship 2021 on November 27-28 at Chaderghat Victory Stadium, attended by around 200 athletes from all over the state. The winners of the MMA India sanctioned championship would be selected for the Bangalore Open MMA Championship. The […]

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Professor Talks Ethics on New Academy of Human Resource Development Podcast

Submitted photo Professor Claretha Hughes, who teaches in the University of Alberta’s Human Resources and Workforce Development program, was recently interviewed on the new Academy of Human Resource Development podcast. Hughes joined guests K. Peter Kuchinke, Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Khalil M. Dirani, Associate Professor at Texas A&M University, […]

Soil and water

Microplastics aren’t just an ocean problem – they’re in our soils too

Microplastics aren’t always that easy to see. Photo: Chayanuphol / Shutterstock One of Covid-19’s environmental legacies may well be large amounts of plastic pollution. Since the start of the pandemic, scientists have warned of the long-term threat of throwing face masks and other PPE into the environment. These large plastic objects break down into microplastics, […]

Water conservation

Tower Grove, forest parks to get basketball courts

By 2023, the two largest parks in St. Louis are expected to have basketball courts. A $ 250,000 grant from the Land and Water Conservation Fund will help fund court restoration at Tower Grove Park, located in south-central St. Louis. The park used to have basketball courts, but they were removed in the late 1990s […]

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Jamaican Karate Gains Global Affiliation | Sports

KINGSTON: FOR THE Jamaican Karate Federation, Thursday will remain a red letter day as the local sports body has been officially accepted by the World Karate Federation (WKF), after a provisional membership. Jamaica recently competed at the 25th Karate World Championships earlier this month in Dubai, and that’s where the historic occasion unfolded as the […]

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D&D: 10 best free resources

Dungeons and Dragons is infamous for being a huge sink of money, but free online resources mean it doesn’t have to be. The Internet is vast and there are a whole host of useful resources available free of charge. RELATED: 10 D&D Rules Questions That Don’t Have a Clear Answer While sometimes these tools end […]

Soil and water

Field to Fork Binadu hunt winners rewarded | Guam News

The winners of the “Field to Fork – Binadu” hunt were named at an award ceremony held at the Mangilao Community Center on Saturday. “This is one of the many projects that your Ministry of Agriculture will propose to improve the food security of our island. With the tremendous support our Governor and Lieutenant Governor […]