EDUCATION

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Teachers Wanna Hold a Handheld

Schools are inching closer to putting a computer in the hands of every student, and a number of educators believe that handheld computers are the best and quickest way to make it happen. By Katie…

Baxter, Northwestern Enter Big Agreement For Small Research

So much of the investing that has gone on in this country in the past two years has been speculation between something possibly turning out great and something possibly fizzling. With that in mind, Baxter…

Utah Businesses Consulted On Schools

Gov. Mike Leavitt is turning to the business community for solutions to the challenges faced by Utah’s public schools and colleges: not enough money and too many students. BY MARTA MURVOSH THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE…

$15 Million Offered for Community Tech Centers (Can your community take advantage of this program?)

The Department of Education Office of Vocational and Adult Education anticipated making up to 83 awards in the new $15 million solicitation for Community Technology Centers. The purpose of the Community Technology Centers program is…

More Undergraduates Fit "Nontraditional" Profile, NCES Report Shows

The U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has released its annual progress report on education, The Condition of Education 2002, presenting 44 indicators on the conditions and trends in elementary, secondary…

Opinion: Education key to health of economy

Gazette Editorial Education must be the No. 1 priority for Montana’s economic development. That’s the reason a group of Montana business and professional leaders have united in the Alliance for Montana’s Future. This nonpartisan, nonprofit…

Teacher goes outside for biology and dollars

Most people see a tidy stretch of landscaping newly planted in the long concrete planters flanking the south entrance to Flathead High School. Lori Ortley sees an outdoor native plant laboratory. By Candace Chase The…

Education must focus on region’s economic strength

Two years ago, Fadwa Bouachrine and Lisa Breitenfeldt lived in worlds apart. Bouachrine was studying engineering and software management at Morocco’s Al-Akhawayn University, while Breitenfeldt was building Web sites for Spokane clients. Don Adair Special…

The University of Montana NASA’s Earth Observing System (EOS) Education Project Upcoming GIS Events schedule for 2002

Here are the classes and events available in Montana for 2002. C&I 495/595.1 – Introduction to ESRI’s ArcView GIS 3.x: "The Power of Desktop Geospatial Analysis" http://www.eoscenter.com ESRI’s ArcView GIS software is the most popular…

MSU-B business school hires USAF colonel

After a 31-year career in the U.S. Air Force that included service in the Pentagon, Col. Joseph B. Michels is returning home to the West. He’ll become dean of the Montana State University-Billings College of…