News Update

Professional development takes off on Twitter

Principals, teachers, tech experts and other educators have created dozens of robust, professional learning networks

Snow days turn digital at more schools

E-learning could relieve districts of having to add make-up days at end of year

Coping with concussions beyond the field and in the classroom

How educators can ensure injured athletes keep up with schoolwork

Do you need a residency program for your next group of teachers?

Residencies allow teachers to spend a full year in a school working with a veteran educator

National sex ed standards take hold in Kansas district

Lawrence Public Schools goes beyond state requirements

Report: More students aspire to college, but test scores lag

87 percent of 2013 graduates who took the ACT said they wanted to attend college, but only 69 percent enrolled

A public outcry has schools returning surplus military equipment

LAUSD police decided in September to return three grenade launchers

Sex offender check enhances safety in Florida schools

Brevard County system automatically runs sexual predator checks on all visitors

Photo essay: New Language Academy for San Diego USD

K8 school offers bilingual immersion courses in English, Spanish and French

Students compete as nation’s future cyber-defenders

Air Force Association competition among emerging cybersecurity programs