paradigm shift

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paradigm shift

A dramatic change in methodology or practice. It often refers to a major change in thinking and planning, which ultimately changes the way projects are implemented. For example, accessing applications and data from the Web instead of from local servers is a paradigm shift. See paradigm and buzzword.
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Children, teachers and parents from the region can now enter their class into the special prize draw, which will see Prof Cox rocketing into the winning school on February 6 2013 and surprising pupils with an extraordinary science lesson.
Sir Roland Jackson, Chief Executive of the British Science Association which runs the competition, commented: "This entry shows just how exciting and extraordinary science and engineering can really be.
Stephanie's entry shows just how exciting and extraordinary science and engineering can really be.
The company stated the award recognises extraordinary science teachers at the kindergarten through 12th grade level who significantly impact their students through exemplary science teaching and who achieve demonstrated results in student learning in communities where it operates.
If you know an extraordinary science teacher working with K-12 students in California, Colorado, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Washington or Canada, let them know about this opportunity to win $5,000 for him or herself and a $5,000 grant for the school science program.
And the story is indeed compelling, combining this extraordinary science with a plausible trajectory toward rapid growth and broad market penetration in just a decade or two.

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