Instead of perpetuating or even escalating the reform war, New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has an opportunity to gather the tribes and develop a “post-reform” education agenda that combines the best that both sides have to offer.
Specialized education apps that can tutor students and allow them to work at their own pace have proven priceless in the changing educational landscape. “We have learned a lot and we keep learning,” said Eric Mitchell, who oversees technology for the district.
The Baldwin County Public School System has been recognized by Digital Promise/ The League of Innovative Schools. Digital Promise praises the school system’s “community-based approach to innovation” and gives an overview of the district's efforts to launch the Digital Renaissance Leadership Academy in the midst of the recession and subsequent budget cuts.
In the year since Adam Lanza shot 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School, lawmakers across the country have introduced hundreds of pieces of legislation. Many called for arming more security guards or, like a law passed in Texas, for arming teachers. Others tightened laws meant to keep guns out of schools.
The switch to student-owned tech is not going to be a simple one, especially with tech purchasing taking place in the shadow of the impending holiday season, which means "needs" have the potential to be upstaged by "wants." Here are three questions that should help you get some clarity.
Technology billionaires Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg think education turns on faster internet. But is web connectivity really the key ingredient to a good education? The majority seem to agree with that statement.
3D-Hub, a provider of interactive 3D teaching software and virtual classrooms, has partnered with It Is 3D, which supplies 3D digital technologies to educational and industrial organizations around the world.
In recognizing the most innovative products, the annual Top 100 Award informs superintendents and other senior school district leaders about products their colleagues around the country are using to help their districts excel.
This comprehensive solution allows struggling readers and writers, students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, and English Language Learners to access the supports they need within the Google environment.
ANCGroup, a sales and service organization that works with school districts to deliver best-of-breed technology solutions, will act as a reseller of Registration Gateway, offering the product to its customers located in the southeast region of the U.S.