This curricula for public-school students in kindergarten to third-grade establishes a new model of teaching called Investigative Learning (IL), and a new set of criteria for measuring the qualities that will help students thrive. Investigative Learning represents a paradigm shift from more traditional teaching methods, or directed learning, moving the responsibility for learning from teachers to students, who are encouraged to own their individual education and are provided opportunities to learn how to ask questions and seek answers.
The Panasonic Integrated Smart Monitor is the very first fully integrated In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) seat designed for commercial aircraft. Combining breakthrough industrial design with practical ergonomic solutions, advanced technologies and innovative materials, it guarantees an unprecedented in-flight experience. The cutting-edge result of a new cross-team, collaborative approach, the design integrates two formally stand-alone products into one superior product that sets the standard for next generation IFE-seat design.
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The Guaraná Jesus soft drink brand is an icon in the northeastern Brazilian state of Maranhão. The drink is a local tradition and Maranhão residents take great pride in it. A wide-ranging marketing strategy was created to enhance brand identity involving surveys of Guaraná Jesus consumers, sellers and even manufacturers. The new brand identity and the new can design were chosen through internet voting and SMS messages resulting in over 12,000 votes collected.