The 2012/13 Top Employers Institute Awards ranks SAP Africa as the Best Employer on the continent.
September 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - SAP Africa has been recognised as Africa's best place to work by the internationally accredited Top Employers Institute, at a gala awards ceremony held in Johannesburg. As well as securing first place in the category ‘Overall Top Employer Africa', SAP Africa also secured first place in the ‘Industry IT Top Employer' in South Africa category, as well as fifth place in the ‘Overall Top Employers South Africa' category. The company was praised for its skills development efforts and its focus on education, learning and employee development.
DALLAS, Aug. 12, 2013 / 3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- This fall, ACE Cash Express will provide school supplies to 87 classrooms throughout the nation after making a $51,336.56 donation to AdoptAClassroom.org in support of their mission to provide funds to teachers for the purchase of materials for their classroom.
Multi-Year Grant To Support Stem Education For Program Participants
August 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Sigma-Aldrich recently donated $15,000 to Aim High St. Louis to support its 2013 academic and personal enrichment program and has pledged continued support to the program over the next several years. The multi-year grant will be used to develop STEM (Science, Technology, Math and Engineering) programs for Aim High students as well as other programing designed to help Aim High students graduate from high school and go on to further their education.
July 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Eastman Chemical Company held a celebratory luncheon July 26 to honor 64 local teachers who completed the Eastman Scholar Mathletes program for the summer of 2013. These teachers represent 36 schools and seven school systems; Bristol Tennessee City; Hawkins County; Johnson City; Kingsport City; Scott County, Virginia; Sullivan County; and Washington County, Tennessee.
Local NJ Students Recognized in ‘Discover Your Green World’ Poster Contest That Encouraged K-8 Students to Contribute Exhibit Ideas for New Science Center
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA congratulates the nine winners of its ‘Discover Your Green World’ poster contest in which local students were invited to create exhibits for the future LG Science & Environmental Learning Center, a key element of LG Electronics’ future North American headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
American Association of School Librarians Recognizes Site as Exceptional in Curriculum Collaboration
July 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) has announced Wonderopolis(R) as one of this year's Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago, Ill.
The annual list honors the 25 Internet sites that best foster innovation, creativity, active participation and collaboration. Now in its fifth year, AASL's award considers these sites the "best of the best."
As the school year winds down, ‘summeritis’ is hitting classrooms across the country. The symptoms include restless kids, a lack of attention, and a longing to be outside. Luckily, there is an Rx. Field trips and virtual visitors are a perfect way for teachers to sneak in some education without kids picking up on it. It’s easy to transport students to another era or country using Skype video calling.