Teaching & Learning

6/7/2012

6/7/2012

A veteran superintendent who has led turnaround efforts in four large U.S. districts has started a new venture that he expects will broaden his reach.

6/7/2012

On July 18-19, 2012, Heidi Hayes Jacobs will guide school leaders in implementing the Common Core Standards system-wide.

6/7/2012

ASCD announces the release of seven new PD Online courses for educators focused on differentiated instruction, Common Core State Standards implementation, and teaching students in high-poverty communities.

6/6/2012

6/6/2012

Available on the iBookstore, The Americans and World History: Patterns of Interaction represent the next step in the revolutionary partnership of HMH and HISTORY which aims to bring engaging educational experiences to tech-savvy students.

6/6/2012

The nation's school districts are turning up their noses at "pink slime," the beef product that leaped into the news earlier this year.

6/6/2012

Gov. Christie lent guarded support to a bill introduced by Democratic legislative leaders Monday that would dramatically reshape higher education in New Jersey by drawing Rutgers-Camden closer to Rowan University and by breaking up the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

6/6/2012

The College Board, which offers its SAT college entrance exam seven times during the school year, is under pressure to cancel a plan that allows a group of gifted students to take the test later this summer.

6/5/2012

6/5/2012

The U.S. Education Department denied South Carolina's request to further appeal a $36 million penalty for not spending enough on special education during the economic downturn, meaning the cut could continue indefinitely.

6/5/2012

New online software products like BrainPro Autism provide support and deliver positive changes in the brain, improving both reading and social skills for students with neurological disorders.

6/4/2012

6/4/2012

ELMO USA Corporation is proud to announce the creation of ELMO Academy, a comprehensive program of professional development workshops that provide teachers with essential skills to integrate ELMO's 21st century classroom technology to advance student outcomes.

6/4/2012

Students can learn about DNA Profiling, fingerprints and skeletal secrets with this new series from the Smithsonian Channel. 

6/4/2012

The key change in Modesto (Calif.) City Schools' administrative reorganization involves folding special education programs into the educational services division.

6/4/2012

As part of an ongoing initiative to advance the use of digital technology in the classroom, Kaplan K12 Learning Services announced the winners of its Digital Learning Day-inspired “First Year Teacher e-Book Contest.”

6/1/2012

6/1/2012

ePals Corporation, an education media company and leading safe social learning network, announced that the In2Books program won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Reading/English Instructional Solution.

6/1/2012

Concordia University is proud to offer 22 new scholarships of $5,000 each to qualified educators to earn their Master of Education degree online.

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