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development

(Building), noun commercial building, construction, creation of housing project, development of industrial sites, erection, house-building program, housing, industrial area, industrial building, institution of commercial sites, residential building, urbanization

development

(Outgrowth), noun accomplishment, achievement, aftergrowth, aftermath, attainment, conclusion, consequence, consequent, derivation, effect, emanation, ending, ensual, event, eventuality, occurrence, offshoot, outcome, product, realization, result, resultant, sequel, side issue, upshot

development

(Progression), noun accretion, advance, advancement, amelioration, ampliation, amplification, anabasis, auctus, betterment, change, effectuation, elaboration, enhancement, evolution, evolvement, expansion, explicatio, furtherance, gain, germination, gradual evolution, growth, improvement, increase in size, lengthening, modernization, progress, progress to maturity, prooressive growth, progressus, promotion, refinement, reformation, regeneration, remodeling, renovation, reorganization, revision, stimulation, strengthening, supplementation, transfiguration, transformation, unfolding, unravelment, upgrowth, uptrend
Associated concepts: development costs
See also: accession, advancement, augmentation, boom, building, complication, conclusion, consequence, creation, denouement, discipline, effect, enlargement, event, growth, happening, headway, improvement, increase, manufacture, nascency, offshoot, outcome, outgrowth, preparation, progress, prosperity, reform, rehabilitation, result, transition
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This attempt to design a more democratic, less faculty-centered space for dialogue helps support co-creation of partnerships and projects among all stakeholders through a community-engaged, place-based approach to faculty development.
Faculty development in Pakistan is also being moved forward by the HEC.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under (Award # 1 D86HP24477-01-00, Faculty development supporting academic dental institution curriculum for 21st century.
Our project's purpose was to establish common operational categories of faculty development and use them to organize resources that support faculty progression toward expertise.
It is extremely important that after faculty development, all the faculty members should be able to do it as per latest trends.
Faculty development has gained tremendous attention and focus of medical educationists.
Provision of faculty development related to teaching and assessment strategies is widely perceived to be the essential ingredient in efforts to introduce new curricular approaches to modify the educational environment.
A recent study undertaken by the author on higher education faculty development policy and practice that involved a sample of the HEC-funded scholars studying in Pakistan and abroad since 2002, as well as a sample of public and private universities and colleges, provides interesting results.
One upcoming faculty development program that has not yet received a lot of attention is our 2009 NLN Technology Conference, which takes place at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, over the Halloween weekend, October 29-November 1, 2009.
Many faculty development programs are organized around meeting functional needs, rather than human needs.
The D'Amours challenged the college's trustees to raise $220,000 for the faculty development grant fund to bring that total to $1 million; the board raised $225,000 within a month.
AACN is leveraging its resources to secure federal funding for faculty development programs, collect data on faculty vacancy rates, identify strategies to address the shortage, and focus media attention on this important issue.

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