K12 Headlines

10/30/2013

10/30/2013

As students complain, taunt and sometimes cry out for help on social media, educators have more opportunities to monitor students around the clock. And some schools are turning to technology to help them.

10/30/2013

The Howard County Public School System, in Columbia, Md., has begun outfitting its school buses with new digital camera systems. Four cameras are being installed on each bus, two in the front, one in the middle, and one in the back. The cameras will allow administrators to review incidents on the buses.

10/30/2013

The number of Americans ages 16 and older who own tablet computers has grown to 35 percent, and the share who have e-reading devices like Kindles and Nooks has grown to 24 percent. Combined, the number of people who have a tablet or an e-book reader among those 16 and older now stands at 43 percent, up from 25 percent last year.

10/30/2013

ASCD has announced two new global institutes on how to use Understanding by Design® to reach crucial learning goals. The institutes will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, the first on January 28–29, 2014, and the second on January 30, 2014.

10/30/2013

The nomination of AASA Executive Director Daniel A. Domenech to the Universal Service Administrative Company Board of Directors has gained widespread support.

10/30/2013

While cars today are safer than ever, automobile crashes are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens and according to the National Safety Council, the year a teenager gets their license will be one of the most dangerous of their life.

10/30/2013

The webinars will feature ASCD authors and well-known, industry-recognized experts. Members also have unlimited access to the archives and handouts for continued learning at their own pace.

10/30/2013

Traversa is the first transportation solution on the market to offer a comprehensive, customizable, Web-based solution with a suite of transportation applications in one system.

10/30/2013

If there’s a key to this nation’s sustained competitiveness, it’s education.

10/30/2013

The election is conjuring up a broad question: How much impact, after all, can a mayor have on bolstering the achievement of thousands of students in a large urban system like Boston’s, where some problems are seen as intractable and where schools must deal daily with the consequences of poverty.

10/30/2013

Large numbers of children don't feel safe in the hallways of Camden schools, say they lack essential textbooks and technology, and don't believe they are being prepared for college or careers, according to findings of a survey released Monday.

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November 7, 2013

St. Louis, Mo.

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June 28-July 1, 2014

Atlanta, Ga.

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November 3-6, 2013

Arlington, Va.

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