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Curriculum Update

The latest developments in math, science, language arts and social studies.

HARDWARE: No Longer Luxuries

You don’t have to agree with every choice made in this section, but if your district isn’t using some version of all the tools mentioned here—including laptops, high-tech projectors and digital cameras—you are shortchanging your students.

The End of Textbooks

With so many vital sources of information available to students, why are schools slavishly holding onto textbooks?

INTERNET:Powerful

The biggest benefits of the Web—limitless space and the ability for users to customize its information—are leading factors in each of the sites chosen this year.

SOFTWARE: Transitioning

Two forces—technology advancements and the specific NCLB requirements—had a hand in almost every item chosen in this category, from Apple’s Jaguar to CompassLearning’s standard-based tool Explorer.

Embracing Change

Examining every part of the way education is delivered is required to produce the best results possible.

Curriculum Update

The latest developments in math, science, language arts and social studies,

Getting Kids to Learn-Or Else!

Administrators are juggling budget concerns with future test results as they choose textbooks and other materials for their classrooms.

News Update

Education news from schools, businesses, research and government agencies.

Classroom Tools

This section marks a bit of a departure and a bit of a throwback for DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION.

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