Elizabeth Parkinson to serve as new senior vice president for marketing and communications at Ohio State

The Ohio State University announced today that Elizabeth Parkinson will serve in the newly created position of senior vice president for marketing and communications, pending approval by the Board of Trustees.

A leading figure in strategic communications and brand marketing, Parkinson brings more than 25 years of experience in higher education, professional sports, consumer products, business services, nonprofit organizations and government. She will consolidate Ohio State’s marketing and communications efforts into one unit responsible for overall brand, marketing and communications strategy and implementation. Parkinson will lead an integrated team of strategic marketing and communications leaders focused on centralized centers of expertise, as well as college and unit-based professionals who support the distinct needs of their organizations in building brand strategies, enhancing community connections and engagement, and inspiring more students and families to seek Ohio State as a destination for excellence in education.

She will be a member of the

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Sarawak minister says willing to meet academic who criticised state education system

Sarawak Education, Science and Technological Research Minister Datuk Seri Michael Manyin (pic) said Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia’s Professor Teo Kok Seong can contact his ministry and that it would be happy to furnish him with additional information if he cannot visit Sarawak in person. — Bernama pic

KUCHING, Oct 5 — The Sarawak Education, Science and Technological Research Ministry today extended an invitation to a critic of the state’s international private secondary schools for a face-to-face discussion on ways to improve their performance.

Minister Datuk Seri Michael Manyin said Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia’s Professor Teo Kok Seong can contact his ministry and that it would be happy to furnish him with additional information if he cannot visit Sarawak in person.

“The state government is very concerned about the performance of our students which is behind the national average and happy to discuss with anyone having the required expertise and the

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Florida teachers union sues state over plans to reopen schools for fall during coronavirus pandemic

Florida’s largest teachers union sued Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday over his administration’s plan to reopen schools for the fall semester next month even as coronavirus cases continue to spike.

The Florida Education Association’s lawsuit argues that the state’s order for brick-and-mortar schools to open five days a week for in-person teaching violates the constitutional mandate to provide a “safe, secure” environment

“Gov. DeSantis needs a reality check, and we are attempting to provide one,” Florida Education Association President Fedrick Ingram said in a statement.

“The governor needs to accept the reality of the situation here in Florida, where the virus is surging out of control.”

The lawsuit, which names DeSantis, state Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran, the state Education Department and the State Board of Education, argues that the reopening of schools will not allow officials to “safeguard the health and welfare of Florida public school students, educators, staff, parents,

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Education Lyndon State College

Loras College provides Teacher Education programs leading to licensure in early childhood education, elementary education, secondary education and instructional strategist (special education). In short, we’ve just lived via another Lost Decade of funding, and via a large net operating funding reduction. LORAS EDUCATION STUDENTS PRESENT AT ASSOCIATION OF TEACHER EDUCATORS CONFERENCE. As the longest running academic program at Lyndon, the Education Division has been a leader in teaching teachers for one hundred years. She knows what she requirements to do,” Jennifer Womack, a college-prep teacher, told TaTy’Terria Gary’s mother at a recent parent-teacher conference evening at Topeka High College. With an education degree, you can inspire minds and modify lives.

Kotler is professor of advertising and marketing at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and his textbooks serve as the basis for graduate organization programs worldwide. For instance, you can study on your own and take the CLEP exam to … Read More