Teaching & Learning

5/21/2012

5/21/2012

AMID the ceaseless and cacophonous debates about how to close the achievement gap, we’ve turned away from one tool that has been shown to work: school desegregation. 

5/21/2012

There are two things you should know about J.D. Salinger’s “Catcher in the Rye.” The book is one of the most censored titles in schools throughout the United States. The book is one of the most studied titles in schools throughout the United States.

5/18/2012

5/18/2012

Education ranks behind only the economy and jobs as the most important consideration among likely Latino voters in five battleground states, according to a survey released today by the American Federation for Children (AFC) and the Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options (HCREO).

5/18/2012

Taylor Swift has taught a generation of kids to appreciate country music over the last five years. Now, she’s donating $4 million to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to make sure that education continues.

5/18/2012

Comprehensive hand hygiene program gives students and teachers the tools needed to achieve a healthy, productive classroom.

5/17/2012

5/17/2012

Sponsored by several community organizations, “Read on myON” provides all Hillsborough County Fla. children from birth to eighth grade with access to myON reader from Capstone Digital.

5/17/2012

With the newest update to Pearson’s award-winning online writing tool, WriteToLearn, students will receive even more feedback on grammar, punctuation and word-usage.

5/17/2012

David Coleman, an architect of the common core curriculum standards that are being adopted in nearly all 50 states, will become the president of the College Board, starting in October.

5/17/2012

Higher levels of education in the U.S. correlate with longer life expectancy and less obesity, according to the government’s annual health report.

5/17/2012

During my campaign for mayor, people would often ask me why I wanted the job.

5/16/2012

5/16/2012

Special education experts will connect principles of UDL and assistive technology during May 18, 2012 webinar. 

5/16/2012

Genesis Promise Academy in Kansas City chose observe4success for professional development because it melds the benefits of technology, research-based content and graphic reports.

5/16/2012

Seniors at Escondido Union High School District are learning literature in a whole new way this year with customized texts developed by school leaders and the education company Pearson.

5/16/2012

Slammed into lockers, isolated in darkened schoolrooms, vulgar language by a teacher – it was just another day at school for special needs student Alex Williams.

5/16/2012

Method Test Prep and Career Cruising are partnering to distribute their test prep software in order to reach more students and assist with SAT and ACT test prep.

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