Industry News

10/19/2011

10/19/2011

M86 WebMarshal 6.9 integrates with VuSafe to provide schools with a safe learning environment when leveraging educational YouTube videosM86 VuSafe is a secure video library aimed at enabling educational establishments to share online videos from YouTube while preventing access to inappropriate videos and removing advertisements, viewer comments and external links.

10/19/2011

Finance reports filed Monday by committees involved in the Nov. 1 election show that the Denver teachers union has spent $88,500 on two Denver school-board candidates.

10/19/2011

This web seminar will show you how to protect the security of your network and the privacy and safety of your students and staff in a BYOD environment.

10/19/2011

Find useful articles about how to move district school wellness from implementation to assessment and offers guidelines for furthering the health of students.

10/19/2011

As the new school year gets fully under way, districts across the nation are leveraging their Schoolwires Centricity unifying web content management platform to transform and energize their communities around school and student success.

 

10/19/2011

Targeted to the 9-14 year old, Youngzine introduces current news and events shaping our world, in a simple, engaging and interactive manner. Articles are presented keeping in mind, age appropriateness, sensitivities and maturity of the audience.

10/19/2011

Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) shifted a major teacher evaluation requirement out of his rewrite of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act -- known as No Child Left Behind -- over the weekend, shifting the dynamics of the debate over the bill's passage.

10/19/2011

At a time when college graduates are struggling to find jobs, employers in vocational fields are struggling to find trained workers.

10/19/2011

Teachers in New York State will soon be banned from grading their own students’ state standardized tests, a Board of Regents committee decided on Monday, part of an effort to curtail cheating on the high-stakes exams.

10/19/2011

The Florida Board of Education got a glimpse of continued improvements at Miami Edison Senior High on Tuesday, just three months after board members decided to keep the struggling school and Miami Central Senior High open.

10/19/2011

Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander, a member of the Senate education committee and a former U.S. secretary of education, said that when the panel takes up the legislation this week, he will vote to send it to the full Senate.

10/19/2011

The West Virginia Department of Education has formed an internal committee to study whether year-round school would work.

10/19/2011

AMX announced the immediate availability of the enterprise-scale digital-signage software Inspired Composer 5 – more than two months earlier than scheduled. Inspired Composer 5 answers the challenge large organizations face of ‘how’ to ensure a consistent look and adherence to brand guidelines when content from assorted departments, across the enterprise, is needed.

10/19/2011

A week after the Senate knocked down President Barack Obama's $447 billion jobs bill, leaders from the West Virginia Federation of Teachers and the West Virginia AFL-CIO touted the education benefits of the president's plan Monday, saying it would repair run-down schools, hire more educators and funnel resources to West Virginia's neediest children.

10/19/2011

Senate Democratic leaders have settled on which piece of President Barack Obama's jobs plan they want to move on first: $35 billion for state and local governments to rehire teachers, police and firefighters.

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