Industry News

2/8/2012

2/8/2012


This web seminar will feature a rich discussion among district practitioners and thought leaders who are actively testing and uncovering solutions.

2/8/2012

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing to spend $56.4 million in two initiatives that will boost the number of alternative schools and separately transform 25 of the lowest achieving schools in the next two years.

2/8/2012

Schools would be allowed to grow their budgets by 4 percent in the 2013 -2014 school year under a bill approved this morning by the Iowa Senate.

2/8/2012


Create a healthy and budget-friendly foods menu at your school.

2/8/2012

What if some high school, let’s say a charter school, could openly recruit the next LeBron James out of middle school, pair him with a hyper-talented Dwyane Wade wannabe, snap up a Chris Bosch-like sharpshooter and assemble a super team like the Heat did in free agency last year?

2/8/2012

 "I thought it was time to do something else."

With those words, Schools Superintendent Frank Alvarez brought the curtain down on his nearly nine years at the helm of the Montclair School District.

2/7/2012

2/7/2012

MindConnex Learning, an award-winning global provider of digital learning solutions for the educational sector, has launched Hamlet, the fourth title in its popular flagship Shakespeare In Bits series.

2/7/2012

School Improvement Network has just added a series of online PD videos to PD 360 that deal with the issue of equity in our schools featuring expert Jamie Almanzan.

2/7/2012

Pearson to develop and support open source tool for evaluating school technology and infrastructure readiness.

2/7/2012

Sunburst will act as the national sales and marketing partner for Show What You Know Online, a brand new web-based diagnostic assessment and prescriptive remediation system for the Common Core State Standards.

2/7/2012


This web seminar will illustrate how you can cost effectively upgrade your infrastructure and increase bandwidth capacity, allowing the district to take advantage of applications such as streaming video, video on demand, distance learning, school safety tools, unified communications and web portals for improved parent-teacher communications.

2/7/2012


Lexia Reading instantly assesses students' weaknesses and gets them help fast.

2/7/2012


Cost-effective solutions for serving students healhtful foods.

2/7/2012

Connecticut would pump more money into charter schools and increase their numbers under a legislative proposal Gov. Dannel Malloy plans to unveil.

2/7/2012

Ron Paul will be in Minnesota on Feb. 7 to caucus. The presidential hopeful says he wants to return liberty to the citizens of the U.S. He wants to end entitlements and cut $1 trillion from federal spending. However, the 12-term Texas congressman’s exuberance for cutting all entitlements and $1 trillion from the federal budget will have disastrous effects on many areas of government and society, none more than the U.S. Department of Education.

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