Industry News

10/7/2011

10/7/2011

One of the architects of Arizona’s last attempt to consolidate some of its 227 public school districts asked a new panel exploring the same effort not to give up trying.

10/7/2011

Home sellers Pete and Rennie Davis face some tough challenges in getting the price they want — a down economy, tighter mortgage rules, even dozens of other homes for sale.

10/7/2011

Deer Park implements a suite of products from Tyler Technologies in an 18-month window.

10/7/2011

This web seminar explores a new program for improving the parent-school relationship called Classroom Connections Challenge from Shutterfly.

10/7/2011

With more than 700 school aides facing their last day at work on Friday barring a last-minute deal, the Bloomberg administration is blaming the school aides’ powerful labor union, District Council 37, for not doing enough to prevent the layoffs.

10/6/2011

10/6/2011

Pledging additional support and oversight for city schools, Mayor Nutter and Pennsylvania's education secretary said Tuesday that change has come to the way the Philadelphia School District operates.

10/6/2011

Virginia Department of Education’s online virtual school program, Virtual Virginia, in collaboration with Alelo won the Virginia Governor’s Technology Award (GTA) for Innovation in Technology for K-12 Education for the development of a first-year Chinese curriculum.

10/6/2011

Attention Middle School Teachers! The Office Depot® Star Teacher Program in conjunction with the Office Depot® Foundation are proud to be national sponsors of the Kids In Need Teacher Grants program with "Ready, Steady, GO!," a grants initiative especially for middle school teachers being conducted by the Kids In Need Foundation. Grant applications are being accepted online through October 30, 2011. Grants are awarded in amounts from $100 to $500.

10/6/2011

The School Newsletter Company has successfully launched the Pourdre (Colo.) School District’s newsletter. The newsletter is designed to help maintain the lines of communication with parents while at the same time generate much needed revenue to help schools fund activities that have been reduced and/or in some cases eliminated due to recent budget cuts.

10/6/2011

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. announces the launch of SchoolFlow, EducationFlow, HealthFlow, and LegalFlow, customized electronic document management suites developed in conjunction with Prism Software to address workflow demands across key vertical markets.

10/6/2011

In January of 2010, an elementary school teacher decided to eat school lunch every day for a year and write about it anonymously as Mrs. Q. on her blog, Fed Up With Lunch.

10/6/2011

Find out why certified refurbished computers can be reliable and affordable.

10/6/2011

Get access to a collection of innovative and effective ideas for improving wellness at your school district.

10/6/2011

Dozens of Colorado schools that most needed improvement are making progress, although gains have slowed significantly, the Colorado Department of Education announced Tuesday.

10/6/2011

St. Bernard Parish's public schools continued their upward trajectory last spring by making it into the top 15 scoring districts in the state, according to baseline state performance scores released Wednesday that combine test results, attendance records and dropout data from the two previous school years.

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