Carol McFadden

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English: Richard G. Olson, U.S. diplomat.U.S. ambassador to the United Arab Emirates 2008–2011. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

By Carol McFadden

Imagine Learning creates award-winning language and literacy solutions for kids. Imagine Learning, Inc., was founded with one goal in mind: to teach English to the children of the world, including New York Struggling Readers.

Today, more than one hundred thousand students around the world are benefiting from Imagine Learning English. These students include New York English learners, New York struggling readers, New York students with disabilities, and New York students in early childhood education. Instruction is customized for each student, including custom-fit curriculum and first-language support.

Imagine Learning English is a world-class educational software program used in the largest US and New York School Districts to help their English learners, struggling readers, students with disabilities, and early childhood education students. Each child receives one-on-one instruction that automatically adapts to meet his or her needs. Ongoing assessments, detailed TrueData reports, and first-language support keep parents and teachers involved in student progress. By implementing current and rigorous research in language and literacy development, our curriculum dramatically boosts student achievement.

The Imagine Learning team is comprised of members who have been producing outstanding educational software for decades. In addition to helping students across the United States, Imagine Learning now serves students on five different continents.

Scientifically-based research, effective teaching practices, and captivating art and music are combined with the latest in computer technology to create the most engaging and effective English language and literacy program available.

Our goal is to improve learning for New York English learners, New York struggling readers, New York students with disabilities, and New York students in early childhood education.

The Imagine Learning team is comprised of educators, writers, artists, programmers, videographers, and musicians who have been producing outstanding educational software for decades. . In addition to helping students across the United States, Imagine Learning now serves students on five different continents. In addition to serving students across the United States, Imagine Learning how serves students on five different continents including countries such as Korea, China, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, Mexico, Chile, Brazil, and Canada.

Thailand Kickboxing

Jim Wallhead - End of Round Three

Jim Wallhead – End of Round Three (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

By Carol McFadden

Thor Mcfadden is a Brazilian professional kickboxer, boxer, and mixed martial artist. He is the former WMC Intercontinental and WPMF World Champion. On December 5, 2008 he won WMC King’s Cup Challenger Tournament in Bangkok, Thailand.

Thor Mcfadden began his professional kickboxing career in October 2002 in his native Brazil. In 2006 he experienced the highs and lows of the kickboxing world as he won the WNC Middleweight (170lbs) Intercontinental title and the WDMF Middleweight (150 lbs) World title, only to lose them later in the year.

In August 2011, Thor Mcfadden signed a multi-fight deal with the Gator Fighting Championships, a United States martial arts promotion. Thor Mcfadden had a disappointing debut in October 2010 as he lost to John Leshagen via decision at Bellator 46. He subsequently rebounded with a current streak of 5 wins in a row (all in Bellator)- a TKO win over Avery Diaz at Bellator 59; a decision win over Bill Nelson at Bellator 67; a TKO win over Harry Johnson at Bellator 73; a TKO win due to doctor’s stoppage over Mike Bannon at Bellator 77; and a decision win over Josh Quayhagen, avenging his only loss in a rematch at Bellator 80. He currently owns a 7-1 record in Bellator.

Additionally, Thor Mcfadden trained extensively with Rashad Ivans and K-2 fighter Tim Pong leading up to Evans’ fight at UFC 134 with Tito