Professional Development

1/16/2013

1/11/2013

1/11/2013

A few years ago, Bill Gates decided to learn more about whether a teacher's effect on student learning could be measured. Three years, 3,000 teachers and about $50 million later, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation thinks it has the answers.

1/9/2013

1/9/2013

The Bandwidth Planner was created by the U.S. Department of Education. It aims to help school principals and district CTOs plan their bandwidth needs, demystify bandwidth for non-technical educators, and bridge the knowledge gap between educators and IT personnel

1/9/2013

Monday, January 28, 2013 to Thursday, January 31, 2013

Orlando, Fla.

1/8/2013

1/8/2013

The goal is to attract and retain the most qualified educators, according to Assistant Superintendent James Lovelace.

1/2/2013

12/7/2012

12/7/2012

Florida's interim education commissioner told worried lawmakers on Thursday that glitches in the first release of scores under the state's new teacher evaluation system are being fixed and that there's no reason to delay its implementation. The Department of Education took down a website showing nearly 97 percent of Florida teachers were rated "effective" or "highly effective" in the last school year within hours of putting it up on Wednesday.

11/27/2012

11/27/2012

District officials at Ann Arbor Public Schools have started to explore options for coach professional development through the Michigan High School Athletic Association in the wake of an on-field football brawl between Huron and Pioneer.

11/20/2012

11/20/2012

Bridget Collins waited a long time to go back to McDonogh School.

11/20/2012

Recruiting and retaining top teaching talent is a struggle for many high schools.

11/13/2012

11/13/2012

Jessica Keskitalo spent five years teaching world history, economics and government at Westview High School.

11/9/2012

11/9/2012

Indianapolis Governor-elect Mike Pence said Wednesday he will push forward with education reforms including private school vouchers and merit pay programs for teachers.

10/23/2012

10/23/2012

CoSN is now accepting nominations for the association's 2013 Withrow Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Award and TEAM Award, which annually recognize an individual and a team, respectively, who have demonstrated exceptional technology leadership in K-12 education. Winners will be celebrated at the CoSN 2013 conference on March 10-13, 2013, in San Diego, CA.

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