By Adopting a Unique Teaching Approach, Success Academy Has Continued To Post High Performance

 

Success Academy Charter Schools is one of the leading and best performing public charter school network founded in 2006 by Eva Moskowitz. The school has 41 schools spread across Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, and Bronx with 14000 students. The school admits students from all walks of life regardless of race, family background, or physical appearance. Success Academy has authorization from Charter School Institute in New York, which makes it free to operate independently with reviews every five years.

 

The Teachers

 

Success Academy has always posted highest performance from the scholars. This has been possible following the unique approach that emphasizes on what is being taught and how it is being taught. Success Academy has well able teachers that have undergone rigorous training to ensure that they are familiar with what they teach. The schools’ principals play a part as instructional leaders and have control over what the schools teach. The schools have a strong IT system that allows teachers share experiences on lessons taught. Each kindergarten class has an assistant teacher while other grades share assistant teachers who assist scholars individually during class. The teachers maintain constant reviews with parents to ensure scholar’s performance is in check.

 

The Approach

 

Success Academy views the content of what is being taught very seriously. The school has its curriculum that is unique from other schools. The content in elementary schools is designed to ensure children are happy about the concept of learning. It involves ensuring that a scholar can read on their own, solve math problems, grasp science concepts, and actively participate in class projects. Success Academy also endeavors to discover children’s artistic talents as well as creating programs that relate to real life experiences. The scholars are engaged directly taught by a teacher for 80 minutes per day. They are then put into small groups where they receive more instructions or engage in on-hands learning. The middle schools adopt standards that are internationally recognized to ensure they produce scholars that are critical thinkers and masters of subjects. Success Academy understands that high school is a transition point to college. The curriculum adopted seeks to mold scholars to have a sense of resourcefulness and integrity.

 

 

Edison Research Studies Announced by PodcastOne

The PodcastOne Chairman alongside the Edison Research strategy VP announced the results of a series of studies that Edison conducted to determine the use of Podcast advertising of 5 brands in 5 different categories of services and products. Over the last half of the year 2016, campaigns were done using podcasts to determine the success of the mode.

The Key Findings

  • There was a 7% increase from listeners compared to the pre-study group. Here 60% of the listeners were specific about a certain grocery brand</p>· There was a 60% increase, from pre-test to the post study, in the awareness of particular campaign communication for an aftermarket product: automobile.
  • The increase for casual dining at restaurants rose by 76%· From the pre to the post study, there was a 47% increase in the unaided product familiarity as far as financial services goes. An additional 37% increase was recorded for aftermarket products in automobile. For lawn and gardening products there was a24% increase.· Over 1/3 of the respondents in the post study were favorably inclined towards an auto aftermarket commodity, which is an 18% increase from the pre-study.For PodcastOne’s 5 national brands, Edison research did 3 studies to investigate the performance of podcast advertising.
  • Some of the brands were established in the market, yet others were a bit weaker in renown and looking to increase their market presence. Well before the launching of the podcast campaign there were virtual surveys of other podcast’s audiences. It took from four to six weeks of advertising. The results of these efforts demonstrated that the audiences were positively inclined to purchase the brands. Norman Pattiz said that PodcastOne’s focus was to verify that traditional marketing formats have been overtaken by the podcast format of advertising. Indeed, he said the good results validated PodcastOne’s methodology of measuring and advertising. Tom Webster, the strategy vice-president of Edison Research, expressed his excitement for having worked with PodcastOne. He said they were definitively able to demonstrate that podcast advertising had significant impact on many key performance measures.Norman PattizNorman is a member of the foreign relations council and also the pacific council. He has worked in the board of the University in California. Pattiz was a director at InterPacket Networks, Inc and also served in a similar capacity at Westwood One. He has been recognized for his work many times. He has received many Broadcasters’ of the Year Awards. He recently entered the radio hall of fame for his immense contribution to radio.
  • There was a 60% increase, from pre-test to the post study, in the awareness of particular campaign communication for an aftermarket product: automobile. The increase for casual dining at restaurants rose by 76%
  • From the pre to the post study, there was a 47% increase in the unaided product familiarity as far as financial services goes. An additional 37% increase was recorded for aftermarket products in automobile. For lawn and gardening products there was a24% increase.
  • Over 1/3 of the respondents in the post study were favorably inclined towards an auto aftermarket commodity, which is an 18% increase from the pre-study.

For PodcastOne’s 5 national brands, Edison research did 3 studies to investigate the performance of podcast advertising. Some of the brands were established in the market, yet others were a bit weaker in renown and looking to increase their market presence. Learn more about Norman Pattiz: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/network-chairman-norman-pattiz-announces-230000022.html

Well before the launching of the podcast campaign there were virtual surveys of other podcast’s audiences. It took from four to six weeks of advertising. The results of these efforts demonstrated that the audiences were positively inclined to purchase the brands.

According to Forbes, Norman Pattiz said that PodcastOne’s focus was to verify that traditional marketing formats have been overtaken by the podcast format of advertising. Indeed, he said the good results validated PodcastOne’s methodology of measuring and advertising.

Tom Webster, the strategy vice-president of Edison Research, expressed his excitement for having worked with PodcastOne. He said they were definitively able to demonstrate that podcast advertising had significant impact on many key performance measures.

Norman Pattiz

Norman is a member of the foreign relations council and also the pacific council. He has worked in the board of the University in California. Pattiz was a director at InterPacket Networks, Inc and also served in a similar capacity at Westwood One.

He has been recognized for his work many times. He has received many Broadcasters’ of the Year Awards. He recently entered the radio hall of fame for his immense contribution to radio.

Positive Reviews from Customers Remind Us Why Securus Technologies Is a Premium Communication Service Provider in the Prison Industry

Securus Technologies’ reputation as a leading provider of criminal justice technology solutions to various prisons in the U.S remains unmatched. The company’s unique ability to identify, prevent and solve crimes through technology has cemented its legacy for years to come. As a testament to their excellence, several prison officials have deemed it necessary to offer their honest feedback regarding Securus’ exemplary services. Drafted in the form of letters and emails, such information speaks volumes about the company’s commitment to making the incarceration environment a much better environment.

 

According to Rick Smith, Securus’ Chairman and CEO, the enterprise strives to develop cutting-edge products and services to help prevent or solve crimes, in the worst case scenario. Thousands of letters are received weekly which tremendously aids in the identification of corrupt officers within the department. However, the identities of informant have been withheld due to security reasons.

 

Customer Feedback on How the Company’s Technology Has Assisted in Solving Crime

 

  • Several customers provided urgent assistance on a pending case by expediting the issuance of a search warrant on an identified corrupt official. Through the information, the prison management arrested the culprit for prosecution sooner rather than later.
  • Calls made to the penitentiary provided crucial evidence regarding drug trafficking, suspicious financial transactions, alcohol abuse and much more illegal activities conducted among inmates. As such, numerous illegal operations have been dealt a crushing blow.
  • Alternatively, users have hailed Securus’ revolutionary services by facilitating constant communication between loved ones. Additionally, the incarceration environment has come in handy while improving public safety within the correctional service industry.
  • Through the system, Securus has been at the forefront in monitoring and thwarting the entry of contraband into the facility.
  • Through the investigative tools at the enterprise’s disposal, officials have identified various cases of harassment filed by aggrieved inmates. Additionally, the prison management has utilized every asset at their disposal to strengthen security measures.

 

Sam Tabar Leads An Adventurous Life In Investments With A Focus On Nature

Sam Tabar, the General Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Full Cycle Fund LLC, is known for an adventurous life in investments with a focus on nature. He worked with various industries and firms with deeper industrial knowledge in various sectors. Sam is also a reputed attorney based in New York City, and he equally spends time in his legal career and fund management industry.

He has greater regards to nature, and Full Cycle Fund particularly investing on projects that address municipal solid waste, low carbon energy, global climate change, etc. The firm visions cost-effective and clean energy that can benefit the Earth.

Sam has more than 15 years of experience both as an attorney and as an investor. He started his career with Skadden, Arps, Slater, Meager & Flom LLP as an Associate in 2001.

After three years Sam Tabar joined SPARX Group as its Managing Director and took care of its business operations in the major financial centers such as Hong Kong, London, Tokyo, and New York. During the period, he worked on a $2 billion hedge fund and managed all its facets from investor relations to global marketing. Learn more about Sam Tabar: https://www.facebook.com/samtabar11

Sam was also instrumental in designing customized marketing plans that could help the firm to capitalize the institutional investors. Additionally, Sam helped the firm to raise $1.2 billion for the firm as assets and helped it to index the list of potential qualified investors.

Later, he joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch as the Head of Capital Strategy. During the period Sam Tabar counseled the hedge fund customers of the firm and offered a number of options including funds of funds, pensions, foundations, endowments, etc., to institutional investors.

He also managed the entire capital allocation between customers and fund managers. Later, Sam joined the legal firm Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, New York, as Senior Associate. He invested in start-up firms like Verboten and Thinx along with real estate.

Sam completed his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Oxford and did his Master’s in Law from Columbia Law School. During the period, he was the editor of Business Law Journal at Columbia Law School.

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