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Music and art have been cut back or cut out of our our public schools curriculums because of budget cuts and a greater emphasis on standardized testing in the academic areas of math, reading and science. Is this a mistake? Can arts education enhance learning and help students excel in academic subjects? Music educator and doctoral researcher Ron Watson discusses his research on the effects on integrating music into academic subjects.
Welcome to the Refractive Thinker® Radio Show hosted by the award winning and international bestselling author Dr. Cheryl Lentz, The Academic Entrepreneur.
Meet the scholars of the award winning doctoral anthology series: The Refractive Thinker®, where we focus on getting doctoral research off the coffee table and into the hands of business owners who can benefit from the results. Academic solutions for business results.
Join us each week for 30 minutes of thought provoking radio, every Tuesday Morning at 9 am MST, designed to discuss emerging topics in higher education and business. We will meet today’s industry thought leaders and college professors leading the way.
For additional information regarding the award winning series, The Refractive Thinker®, to learn about doctoral scholars in our community, as well as to purchase books in the series, visit www.RefractiveThinker.com; Books may be purchased in paperback and eBooks, as well as eChapters available on Kindle via Amazon.com
Featuring Tara Davidson, HS and College English Instructor Defined by the US Department of Education, the Academic Achievement Gap is "the difference in academic performance between different ethnic groups."
The purpose of this series is to bring forth educators and professionals to expound of the idea of an academic achievement gap and its ramifications.
The interviewees will focus on their role in education and how they have battled this phenomenon, if at all.
Any question which you would like to be answered should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can simply call in during showtime @ 646-200-3569 !
Amcha: A nonprofit organization translated as "Your Nation" was founded to stands against government funded anti-Semites on campus.
Tammy Rossman-Benjamin will appear tonight to discuss the important matter of 'The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel.. She has contributed a chapter in this book, and is the director of the Amcha Initiative. She is a speaker, educator, and activist.
Boycott Divest Sanction, also known as BDS; is a movement within the American Universities that is designed to destroy the State of Israel. Tammy Rossman-Benjamin, is leading the fight against this illegal and immoral movement.
She has studied and written extensively on this issue, and is even leading the legal fight against this grave danger that is threatening to explode.
Today we will discuss, the activities, the danger and the possible way that you can help to put a stop to it.
Need more proof on the reality of today's campus. Here is an experiment to prove that we are quickly approaching the danger zone, if we are not already there:
Amcha website: www.amchainitiative.org
"ACADEMIC ACCELERATION FOR GIFTED STUDENTS"
Dr. Katie McClarty, Pearson's Director of the Center for College and Career Success is joined by special guest, Profesor Dr. Susan Assouline of The University of Iowa (Go Hawkeyes) where she director of the Belin-Blank Center for Gifted Education
Presented by Pearson Research and Innovation
Join Oluwo Ogunbayo, Founder & Chief Priest Babalawo of the Ile Isin Abalayenifa Cultural Training Institute for a discussion on Academic Ifa and the Original Babalawo. Discussions include:
*Are We in the Diaspora Outgrowing Traditional Ifa?*
*Can the Traditional Babalawo Help Our Modern Lives in the Diaspora?*
For more information after the show, contact us at 240-505-8374.
An Understanding of The Ile Isin Abalayenifa Cultural Training Institute
Concern for the health of the individual, family and community is the heart of the Yoruba/Ifa way of life. It is through Ifa that we learn how to achieve and maintain harmonious relationships with all aspects of family and community. It is through Ifa that we learn how to achieve and maintain harmonious relationships with all aspects of our environment. This creates a condition of balance and blessing (Ire) that is ultimately passed from one generation to another. Many of the problems that plague our families are rooted in our disconnection from the original way of life of our Ancestors. IIACTI has developed in depth training programs that immerse the members in Yoruba language, protocol and rituals that provide the guidelines for healthy living and proper religious worship of the Ori, Ancestors and Orisas.
Visit us at: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.abalayenifa.org; Follow us on Twitter @abalayenifa
in Self Help
Michael “Mickey” Williams is a Husband, Father, Entrepreneur, Author and Mentor. He wears every hat God graces him to wear with humility. Spending over 20 years of his life, from age 16-38 in and out of prisons/rehabs and addicted to drugs. God is a Deliverer, and a complete Healer, and Michael is now devoted to bringing that good news of freedom to every person bound in the very shackles which once hindered him. Michael and Lernelle, his wife, Founded Minor Adjustments, LLC, a Non-Profit organization which works with individuals, correctional institutions, and drug rehabilitation facilities to teach life skills, motivation, and productive living and recovery after drug addiction and incarceration.
Join us Tuesday night, December 02, 2014 @ 9 pm CST (10pm EST) as we chat with Mr. and Mrs. Williams. We are discussing programs of Minor Adjustments, his most recently published book, “The Journey is too Great For You,” and balancing ministry and family.
Andy Hines, PhD - Academic Futurist
Assistant Professor & Program Coordinator, University of Houston Foresight Program
Dr. Andy Hines is Assistant Program Coordinator of the University of Houston’s Graduate Program in Foresight, bringing together the experience he earned as an organizational, consulting, and academic futurist. He is also speaking, workshopping, and consulting through his firm Hinesight.
Before that, he was Managing Director of Social Technologies/Innovaro, and served as an Adjunct Professor with the university since 2004. Hines enjoyed earlier careers as a consulting and organizational futurist. He was a partner with Coates & Jarratt, Inc., a think tank and consulting firm that specialized in the study of the future. He was also Futurist & Senior Ideation Leader at Dow Chemical with a mission of using futures tools and knowledge to turn ideas into new business opportunities. Before that, Hines established and ran the Global Trends Program for the Kellogg Company.
Hines is motivated by a professional hunger to make foresight practical and useful, and he believes that foresight can help deliver the insight that is so needed in today’s organizations and the world. His goal, he says, is to infect as many change agents as possible with this message.
In this pursuit, In this pursuit, he has authored five books: Teaching about the Future: The Basics of Foresight Education (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012), which won the Association of Professional Futurists Most Significant Futures Works Award in 2014; ConsumerShift: How Changing Values Are Reshaping the Consumer Landscape (No Limits Publishing, 2011); He has appeared on several radio and television programs, CNBC, NBC Nightly News, PBS Houston, KRIV-26 News, and the CBS “Early Show.” He also co-founded and is former Chair of the Association of Professional Futurists.
Benita and Terricinia will talk about wine, trips, and have a really fun time! Get Your glass in hand, be ready for Something to Wine About. Tune in because you'll never what guests they will have lined up! Feature guest Becca Yeamans-Irwin of Academic Wino, will discuss Innovations in Wine.
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Pete Winiarski is a visionary leader who created the Win Holistic Transformation Model™ based on years of working with some of the best transformational companies. He had influential leadership roles at The Wiremold Company, Danaher, and McKinsey and Company. Building on a strong academic background with a Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration, Pete is also a life-long student of Continuous Improvement and the Principles of Success and Goal Achievement. All these experiences combine to create interesting perspectives regarding how to transform a business’ results. These perspectives have come together into what Win Enterprises believes to be the most effective way for a business to achieve and sustain its results.
Win Enterprises, LLC is a premier consulting firm with a mission to help business leaders improve their companies to secure a great future for themselves and their employees.
Our purpose is to reveal to business leaders what is possible and to help them achieve their full potential. Our vision is a world where companies flourish as cohesive teams who have a fun and challenging journey toward business and personal achievement.
Visit http://www.winenterprisesllc.com/ or http://www.petewiniarski.com/ for more information
Bringing the next generation of tomorrows NFL stars to you today on the College2Pro.com Players Platform Show. Join host Bo Marchionte along with special gueat Chris Humphrey of Kent State.
• Made a catch in 22 straight games
2014 Senior Season
• Made 51 catches for 635 yards and five touchdowns
• 128 career receptions ranks fifth at Kent State
• Scored his fourth touchdown of the year and matched his career-high of nine catches versus Akron
• Career-highs of 132 receiving yards and two touchdown catches at Bowling Green
• Moved into 8th place in career receptions at Kent State with 106.
• Started all 11 games
2013 Junior Season
• Led the team in catches (51), the ninth most among Kent State's single season leaders
• Led the Flashes in receiving yards (613), the most yards by a Kent State player since 2010
• Earned Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention
• Team high seven catches for 73 yards against Buffalo
• Career high nine catches for a career high 106 yards including his third touchdown of the year at Ball State
• Led the team with five catches for 47 yards at Penn State, marking the third time in four games with at least four catches
• Led the team with 84 yards receiving on four catches including a 42-yard touchdown catch, his second touchdown in as many games against Bowling Green
• Gained a career-high 88 yards receiving on six catches and caught his first career touchdown pass in Kent State's 17-10 victory over Liberty
• Totaled 74 yards on kick returns