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  • spotlight
  • Other projects that give access to information technology to people who can't afford it, or technology skills to those who lack them, have gleamed in the media spotlight over the past 18 months, as the movement to bridge America's "digital divide" climbed to the top of the public agenda. (edweek.org)
  • form
  • On rugged land, the divide lies along topographical ridges , and may be in the form of a single range of hills or mountains , known as a dividing range . (wikipedia.org)
  • Since ridgelines are sometimes easy to see and agree about, drainage divides may form natural borders defining political boundaries, as with the Royal Proclamation of 1763 in British North America which coincided with the ridgeline of the Appalachian Mountains forming the Eastern Continental Divide that separated settled colonial lands in the east from Indian Territory to the west. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cell division is a form of reproduction, but each resulting cell in normal cell division is identical to the original. (reference.com)
  • digital
  • But now, many of these initiatives are up for review by the Bush administration, which has signaled that it may not make the digital divide as high a priority as the Clinton administration did. (edweek.org)
  • Others question how an intense focus on the digital divide might shortchange other priorities, especially ones that affect schools. (edweek.org)
  • William L. Rukeyser, the executive director of the Woodland, Calif.-based group Learning in the Real World, says "one of the hazards of focusing on the digital divide is that it tends to overshadow other divides. (edweek.org)
  • Free computers and inexpensive computing technologies are filling any digital divide that remains. (edweek.org)
  • As it is, more than 20,000 digital-divide-related services are listed in a new, online national directory offered by the Benton Foundation at www. (edweek.org)
  • The Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the Girl Scouts of America, and the National Urban League all have digital-divide projects, in partnership with other groups. (edweek.org)
  • Such tools in the classroom open up a world of opportunity and information, and while this has proved a boon to many students, many more are left out because of the so-called 'digital divide. (baltimoresun.com)
  • There is another, perhaps less obvious way in which the digital divide is putting children in poor or rural communities at a disadvantage, and that's with media access and content. (baltimoresun.com)
  • What has all this got to do with the digital divide? (baltimoresun.com)
  • talks
  • An opening survey symposium introducing the students to the sessions held in the Inorganic Division, highlighting "must-see" talks and introducing the students to a broad range of inorganic chemistry research. (acsdic.org)
  • times
  • In pre-industrial times, water divides were crossed at portages . (wikipedia.org)
  • You will cross the Cross the Continental Divide at least nine times. (rense.com)
  • Perhaps more than any other pope in modern times, Pope Francis has done much to unify and reinvigorate the Catholic faith, but as he approaches the first anniversary of his ascendancy to the papacy, he still confronts a great divide. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Another
  • Another, more subtle, example is the Schuylkill-Lehigh divide at Pisgah Mountain in Pennsylvania in which two minor creeks divide to flow and grow east and west respectively joining the Lehigh River and Delaware River or the Susquehanna River and Potomac River , with each tributary complex having separate outlets into the Atlantic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another way to divide the nervous system is in terms of function. (factmonster.com)
  • Another resident of the previously dry side of the Sam Wa divide says, "I don't care so much if my home is flooded, as it is not fair that all the water is kept over there. (csmonitor.com)
  • science
  • The Analytical Division promotes analytical chemistry and science by providing a forum for analytical chemists and scientists to exchange information and ideas. (rsc.org)
  • The Biosciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is focused on advancing science and technology to better understand complex biological systems and their relationship with the environment. (ornl.gov)
  • bottom
  • A valley-floor divide occurs on the bottom of a valley and arises as a result of subsequent depositions, such as scree , in a valley through which a river originally flowed continuously. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been replaced by the top/bottom divide. (theweek.com)
  • less
  • Extremely low divides with heights of less than two metres are found on the North German Plain within the Urstromtäler , for example, between Havel and Finow in the Eberswalde Urstromtal . (wikipedia.org)
  • Sign
  • True, the either/or mentality is more a sign of the hard wiring of the mammalian brain than with our hemispheres, but the left and right hemispheres, nonetheless, do divide some of the brain's activities. (factmonster.com)
  • point
  • Cells can only reach a certain size due to a lack of balanced growth between their parts, so they have to divide once they reach a certain point. (reference.com)
  • regions
  • In mild winter regions with few frosts, dig and divide hops from late fall to early spring, as long as the soil is workable and free from frost. (ehow.com)
  • The North-South divide is not an exact line, but one that can involve many stereotypes, presumptions and other impressions of the surrounding region relative to other regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • highlights
  • The Sam Wa canal breach highlights a growing divide over whether Thailand's flood defenses should be used to protect the heart of Bangkok at the expense of outer suburbs and towns to the north. (csmonitor.com)
  • fall
  • The Inorganic Division will host promising undergraduate students at the upcoming fall national ACS Meeting (Boston, MA). (acsdic.org)
  • But don't worry if you forget-you can divide hostas any time from spring to fall. (bhg.com)
  • Fall division is also about a four-week window. (bhg.com)
  • Do this in midsummer , so the new plants have enough time after division and transplanting to settle in their new spot before the first fall frost. (ehow.com)
  • late
  • The best time of year to divide hostas is late summer (August or early September). (bhg.com)
  • time
  • September to October is the ideal time, especially in northern climates-the farther north you are, the earlier you divide. (bhg.com)
  • Some slow-growing varieties may need more time before they're ready for division. (bhg.com)
  • runs
  • A miniature take on the mighty (and incredibly successful) Camden Crawl, Long Division mainly runs across various venues on the Saturday - with the likes of mental electro-popper DD, the fractured pop of WP and brittle alt.folkie ETG headlining - with grass roots, local acts on the Sunday and a special evening performance on the Friday (yet to be announced). (timeout.com)
  • plants
  • Divide hops plants in early spring just before the first sprouts of growth emerge from the ground. (ehow.com)
  • north
  • Bicycling 2,500 miles down the Continental Divide from the Montana border with Canada all the way to Mexico provides the most exhilarating, stunning and spiritual journey in all of North America. (rense.com)
  • play
  • Some researchers, too, have voiced skepticism about the seriousness of the divide, suggesting the problem has been exaggerated and that it's unnecessary for the federal government to play such a prominent role in fixing it. (edweek.org)
  • travel
  • Stainless steel and a sleek six-ounce size means these cool and compact Divide Flasks travel along wherever you journey. (cafepress.com)
  • systems
  • The Center's Laboratory Services Division, which manages the activities of the NAS Laboratories, supports the laboratories in a number of ways, including configuration management, test bed maintenance and enhancement, laboratory scheduling, computer operations, documentation library services, and systems engineering. (faa.gov)
  • system
  • The Division also provides a variety of other technical and engineering services for laboratory customers in support of research and development system installations and proof-of-concept testing. (faa.gov)
  • The Laboratory Services Division is certified to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System. (faa.gov)
  • The basic anatomical division is between the central nervous system (CNS ), which includes the brain and the spinal cord, and the peripheral nervous system (PNS ), which includes the cranial and spinal nerves (see Figure 19.1). (factmonster.com)
  • The other division is called the autonomic nervous system (ANS ), which is involuntary. (factmonster.com)
  • care
  • Follow these tips from the experts on everything involving hosta plant care: when and where to plant hostas, how to divide hostas, caring for hostas, and pruning hostas. (bhg.com)
  • growth
  • Once the roots are firmly anchored in their new home and the plantlet is putting out new growth, division is a snip of the stem cutters away. (ehow.com)
  • eventually
  • Minor drainage divide in which waters part but eventually rejoin at a river confluence, such as the Mississippi River and the Missouri River drainage divides. (wikipedia.org)