Industry News

4/6/2012

4/6/2012

Chicago public school teachers in 150 schools have voted overwhelmingly in mock ballots to support a strike, an angry union president said Thursday.

4/6/2012

There was a 35 percent increase in complaints of sexual misconduct involving school employees in the first three months of 2012 over last year, according to the Special Commissioner of Investigation for the New York City School District.

4/6/2012

In an interview at The Atlantic's " Jobs & Economy of the Future: Educating the Next Generation to Compete" Town Hall , U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan pressed his case on the urgent need for America's public schools to "get better faster than we ever have."

4/5/2012

4/5/2012

Former Silicon Valley CEO Ben Nelson has two years and $25 million to transform higher education.

4/5/2012

Miami-Dade County Public Schools will compete for the nation’s top urban education award — for the fifth time.

4/5/2012

Classroom observers can more easily conduct classroom observations in schools that are lacking stable Internet connectivity with Teachscape's iPad application for Teachscape Reflect Live. 

4/5/2012

The CyberBully Hotline offers students an anonymous, two-way means to report bullying or cyberbullying, providing students with a way to stop bullying.

4/5/2012

Knovation announced that effective March 1, 2012, Marci Campbell has been promoted to Vice President of Solutions Management. She will lead the company’s product development and innovation process and support the strategic direction of the company.    

4/5/2012

The education experts at School Improvement Network released a white paper that offers strategies and resources for solving classroom management challenges.

4/5/2012

School district officials often agonize over how to teach students with severe disabilities. They can pay for the students to attend private schools, where pupils receive more attention in an environment tailored to their needs. Or they can educate the students in public schools, encouraging interaction with peers who aren't disabled.

4/5/2012

The state Department of Education will consider 32 applications to open new charter schools across the state including proposals focused on science, fashion and performing arts instruction, a department spokesman said Tuesday.

4/5/2012

A gay high school student in Ohio who claims his freedom of expression was violated over a T-shirt is taking his school district to federal court.

4/5/2012


Our featured speaker, Professor Thomas Goldman, a noted author, lecturer, technologist and consultant, will discuss strategies for reducing paper, improving sustainability, streamlining collaboration and improving operational efficiencies.

4/5/2012


Nutrition experts weigh in to dispel the myths associated with fruit juice consumption by children.

4/5/2012

Those who own an iPad will likely tell you their tablet goes above and beyond e-mail, video playback and Angry Birds.

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