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Published: Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:54:32 EDT

Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:35:00 EDT

 



MDR's WeAreTeachers Named Top 5 Social Media Influencer in K-12 Market (2017) by EdWeek Market Brief Research

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:35:00 EDT

(image) SHELTON, Conn., July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- WeAreTeachers, the #1 media brand for educator engagement, was just named a Top 5 social media influencer in a 2017 independent teacher survey and analysis performed by EdWeek Market Brief with the Education Week Research Center....



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Mariachi Herencia de Mexico, an Ensemble of Students from Chicago's Immigrant Barrios, Scores a Surprise Hit with their Debut CD, Nuestra Herencia

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:30:00 EDT

(image) CHICAGO, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariachi Herencia de México, an ensemble of students from Chicago's immigrant barrios, has scored a surprise hit with their debut album of traditional Mexican music. Nuestra Herencia (Our Heritage) ranked No. 2 in its first week on iTunes' Latin...



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American SIDS Institute Conducts Global Research Initiative for Tackling Sudden Unexpected Infant Death

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

NAPLES, Florida, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, today published a paper from The American SIDS Institute and partner international organizations establishing new global priorities for tackling Sudden Unexpected Infant Death...



Meijer Changing the Way Parents Shop for Back-to-School Supplies

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

(image) GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Meijer is making it easier for parents to plan ahead for the coming school year. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer is adding key back-to-school items to its popular home delivery service and cutting prices in-store on more than 300 of...



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Daycare Owl, Celebrates Childcare Made Easy

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:23:00 EDT

(image) DUBLIN, Calif., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Daycare Owl has 100 registered providers within 8 days of launching online. Daycare Owl's online platform allows licensed childcare providers to market their daycares online by showing live availability, hourly rates, and much more, all for...



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Feed The Shark Week Frenzy With Oceans Of Items From Lands' End Kids

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:15:00 EDT

(image) DODGEVILLE, Wis., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharks: they're fascinating, thrilling and are providing hours of education and entertainment during Shark Week. Now, even the littlest of shark fans can continue to celebrate these amazing creatures long after Shark Week ends with...



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Philadelphia Water Department Recognizes Children's Hospital of Philadelphia as Pioneer in Stormwater Management

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:00:00 EDT

(image) PHILADELPHIA, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, Philadelphia Water Department Commissioner Debra McCarty and City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell joined executives from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for a rooftop ceremony recognizing...



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Conquering Amblyopia With a New App on Apple Store

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:00:00 EDT

(image) MIAMI BEACH, Fla., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lazy Eye, medically known as Amblyopia, is prevalent in about 100,000 children in the USA and is the #1 cause of permanent vision loss in children and young adults and can lead to legal blindness in the affected eye. Inadequate vision...



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Calling all medical device innovators: $250K pediatric device competition now accepting proposals

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:49:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) is now accepting proposals for medical devices that address a significant yet unmet pediatric need. This year, up to six innovations will be awarded up to...



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Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Empowered by Reading to Students

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:15:00 EDT

(image) MONTGOMERY, Ala., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans recently read books to kindergarten and first-grade children at Dozier and Wilson elementary schools as part of a volunteer program they created called the Warrior Reading Initiative. This...



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British International School Chicago, South Loop Students Tackle Local Issues On A Global Scale At The United Nations

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00:00 EDT

(image) CHICAGO, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Students Maddie An and Theo Keonig, Year 13 students from the British International School of Chicago, South Loop (BISC South Loop), a Nord Anglia Education school, presented solutions to address the Global Goals at a special side event of the UN...



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British International School Of Houston Students Tackle Local Issues on A Global Scale At The United Nations

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00:00 EDT

(image) HOUSTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Students Hannah Leigh (age 16) and Chase Koch (age 17) from the British International School of Houston (BISH), a Nord Anglia Education school, presented their solutions to addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the United Nations...



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The Village School Students Tackle Local Issues on a Global Scale at the United Nations

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00:00 EDT

(image) HOUSTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sophomore students Aanya Bhandari, (age 16), and Rahul Agarwal, (age 16), from The Village School, a Nord Anglia Education school, presented their solutions to addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at a side event of the UN...



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Horizon Day Camp: 1st Day Camp In Maryland For Children With Cancer

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:30:00 EDT

(image) BALTIMORE, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The first day camp of its kind in Maryland, Horizon Day Camp is currently in its 2nd year on the 88-acre Maryvale School, boasting beautiful grounds and indoor spaces that meet the needs of children with cancer. Often isolated from t...



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Laureus Sport For Good Foundation USA Hosts "Sport For Good Congressional Recess"

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:15:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Laureus Sport for Good Foundation USA (Laureus USA) presents a Sport for Good Congressional Recess on the National Mall, in partnership with Playworks, Nickelodeon's Worldwide Day of Play, and Toys"R"Us®. The event will bring together...



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Mattel And Babytree To Launch Child-focused Learning Centers In China

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

(image) EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Babytree, the world's largest parenting portal, today launched the second phase of their strategic partnership, focused on co-developing a network of physical learning centers across China, that will extend...



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Boston Children's Hospital And Cleveland Clinic Announce Collaboration On Pediatric Heart Care

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

(image) BOSTON and CLEVELAND, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Children's Hospital and Cleveland Clinic announced today that they have entered into an agreement to provide complex pediatric heart services through Cleveland Clinic's national network, bringing together two world-renowned...



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Maxim Healthcare Services Names National Caregiver of the Year

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:50:00 EDT

(image) COLUMBIA, Md., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Healthcare Services, an established provider of home healthcare, healthcare staffing, behavioral healthcare, and population health and wellness services, announced today that Diane White, RN, a nurse in its Rockford, Illinois, office is...



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World-Leading Curriculum from Japan Math Corp. Now Available in the U.S. in English and Spanish Language Versions

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:35:00 EDT

(image) CHICAGO, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan Math Corp's globally recognized Primary Math International Curriculum is now available to elementary educators in the U.S. It is available in both English and Spanish language versions. Primary Math International uses a 4-step approach to...



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alliantgroup Celebrates Bring Your Child to Work Day

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

(image) HOUSTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As a thank you to the company's team members, alliantgroup will be hosting "Bring Your Child to Work Day" on Friday, July 28th. Held twice a year, "Bring Your Child to Work Day" gives employees the opportunity to spend additional time with...



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