Online Schools Report Publishes Ranking of Best Online General Studies Degrees for 2020

prnewswire | January 21, 2020

Online Schools Report has released their ranking of the Best Online General Education. Based on the most up-to-date Department of Education data, these schools offer the best online general studies programs in the country. General education majors build a strong base of knowledge in dozens of subjects. As STEM and career-training programs rise in popularity, some students may feel like a general education degree is too expensive a risk. However, according to the Department of Education's College Scorecard, graduates from the degrees on OSR's general education ranking had only $23,400 of debt on average. This is well below the national average for college students regardless of degree: $26,900 for public school grads and $32,600 for private school grads.

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Cadmium partners with ims technology services

Cadmium | January 27, 2022

Cadmium announced today that they have partnered with IMS Technology Services in an agreement that streamlines vendor selection for their clients in the live event industry. The partnership unites event management technology, event production, and content management to strengthen the digital product and service offerings of both organizations. Cadmium is an award-winning provider of event and learning technology, specializing in continuing educational, professional development, and content management solutions. IMS Technology Services is a certified woman-owned business and award-winning provider of leading systems integration and event staging solutions that promote collaboration, productivity, and learning. "IMS is extremely excited to partner with Cadmium as we continue to develop our digital experience offering for associations," said Paul Wedesky, COO of IMS Technology Services. "Clients have trusted IMS event staging solutions for decades, and as one company with integrated Hybrid, Virtual and Live strategies, we continually seek new opportunities to modernize the planning process for our clients." Clients of IMS Technology Services can utilize Cadmium's suite of event technology, including online registration, a mobile app, digital posters, learning management systems (LMS), and more. In turn, Cadmium will partner customers who will benefit from systems integration and event staging solutions with IMS Technology Services. This partnership simplifies process of vendor selection for event planners, thus facilitating the seamless execution of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events. "Cadmium continues to identify partnerships that help us create simpler experiences for our clients. Our recent partnership with IMS Technology Services underscores our commitment to streamlining the event planning process." Michelle Wyatt, President of Event and Video Technology at Cadmium Together, Cadmium and IMS Technology Services will ease the challenges of transitioning to a hybrid environment for event planners. About IMS Technology Services With offices in Garnet Valley, PA and Orlando, FL, IMS is a certified woman-owned business, and award-winning provider of high-quality solutions that are designed to foster collaboration, productivity, learning, and business communication with a team of certified technology professionals. A partner for organizations such as Allergan, National Education Association, Novartis, Johnson & Johnson, Drexel University, and Temple University, IMS specializes in event staging and production, virtual and hybrid events, audio visual system design, managed services, video production, content creation, and projection mapping. About Cadmium Cadmium simplifies the production of live, hybrid and virtual events and maximizes the value of online learning with a single, flexible platform designed to capture the chemistry of people, ideas and knowledge. The company's software products are trusted by more than 1000 content-driven organizations worldwide to generate revenue, drive customer retention, and lower operational costs for their events and education initiatives.

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Prepaze Academy Launches The Most Student-centric Educational Franchise

Prepaze Academy | November 25, 2021

Prepaze Academy, a leading education provider specializing in delivering flexible in-person tutoring and fostering individual excellence of students via tailored learning programs, is excited to announce its expansion through franchise offering. "We are ecstatic to launch Prepaze Academy franchising, your next-door learning center providing quality education that is closely aligned with the school's curriculum. Our key focus is to deliver personalized learning at an affordable price. Our success is when our students feel confident about themselves and score better in their school. Prepaze Academy considers itself as a one-of-a-kind academic center, which doesn't follow a one-size-fits-all teaching style. Our centers are student-centric; we encourage our dedicated tutors to nurture every student's individuality." CEO Shenba Chockalingam,Prepaze Academy Prepaze Academy franchising is for anyone who has the passion for education and entrepreneurship. Here is an exclusive preview of the benefits that come with franchising licenses: Easy and clear establishment process, with complete Operational, technical, and marketing support throughout the franchising period. Unik - Prepaze Academy's learning management system (LMS) where admins and teachers can tutor classes online, conduct tests, schedule assignments, and manage enrollments & attendance. Unik Invoicing - An invoicing and billing software integrated with enrollments to track payments, hold multiple fee plans, and collect payments. Multiple streams of revenue - Test prep programs, College Counseling Services, Enrichment Programs, etc. An integrated assessment repository helps tutors build assessments within minutes. Regular and on-demand content update to accommodate changes to the syllabus with a focus on improving students' analytical skills and performance. "Compared to establishing a business from scratch, Prepaze Academy franchising has low start-up costs and maintenance costs. With multiple streams of revenue and support from industry experts, you will be able to grow much faster compared to other similar businesses," noted Shenba Chockalingam. With many happy students and parents endorsing the expansion of the learning center, Prepaze Academy is confident to make a positive impact across the country through franchising. About Prepaze Academy Prepaze Academy provides custom teaching to students around the globe, no matter where they live. Having successfully run for about 5 years in the San Francisco Bay Area, Prepaze Academy has instilled in its students a passion for lifelong learning and critical thinking.

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Nine Female STEM Students Receive Full-Ride College Scholarships from Exelon and Exelon Foundation

The Exelon Foundation | May 31, 2022

The Exelon Foundation surprised nine female STEM students and graduates of the Exelon STEM Leadership Academy with full-ride college scholarships of about $1 million. “We want to ensure these outstanding young women the opportunity and financial flexibility to study at the college of their choice. It’s not just a scholarship, but, hopefully, a path to future leadership at Exelon.” - Paula Conrad, vice president of Corporate Relations for Exelon Following are the STEM Leadership Academy Scholarship recipients of 2022: STEM Academy Baltimore and DC Allegre Oledibe, Springdale, Md. (General Engineering, Virginia Tech) Micaela Venyo, Belcamp, Md. (Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech) Tahreem Rana, Baltimore, Md. (Computer Science, University Maryland Baltimore County) STEM Academy Chicago Nicole Constante, Chicago, Ill. (Engineering Management, University of Illinois Chicago) XiuYi Tan, Chicago, Ill. (Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Aditi Bhatt, Chicago, Ill. (Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) STEM Academy Philadelphia Aliyana Banner, Yardley, Pa. (Mechanical Engineering, Drexel University) Maitri Patel, Philadelphia, Pa. (Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan Ann Arbor) Emily Curran, Jamison, Pa. (Computer Engineering, Villanova University)

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