K12 Headlines

1/29/2013

1/29/2013

What may get lost this week is that after nearly two decades of expanding choice options in our state, traditional public schools continue to be the choice for nearly nine out of 10 Arizona students.

1/29/2013

As a sportswriter, I’ve seen how open enrollment can create an unhealthy imbalance in the on-field success of teams.

1/29/2013

Charter school supporters are hoping the new research will buoy calls for their schools to receive a bigger piece of the state budget pie — despite concerns that a funding increase might divert resources from public schools

1/28/2013

1/28/2013

In addition to stricter rules for the type of food schools serve, the HealthierUS Schools Challenge was started in 2004 to reward schools that go above and beyond.

1/28/2013

Research shows that yoga can help young children learn skills such as focus, relaxation and self-control.

1/28/2013

SAS Curriculum Pathways is the newest product to join the growing digital content library at Learning.com, the celebrated source for connecting educators and students to the right digital content.

1/28/2013

ODYSSEYWARE, one of the leading publishers of online curriculum for students in grades 3-12, has recently released ODYSSEYWARE Writer, a new instructional aid for teachers and students to create focused and differentiated writing instruction.

1/28/2013

NOTIFIER by Honeywell has launched a new Website to offer easier accessibility to its fire alarm and emergency communications product information for system designers and inspectors, as well as the specific, solutions-based information regularly sought by facility managers and first responders.

1/28/2013

observe4success, leading provider of classroom observation and walkthrough software is pleased to announce the addition of Erin Antonius to its executive leadership team.

1/28/2013

The program allows students to create cartoons and get hands-on experience with what they've learned in class.

1/28/2013

The Tacoma School District estimates it would take $40 million to complete its reconstruction.

1/28/2013

Even though North Carolina isn’t a big spender by American standards — our total expenditure for elementary and secondary schools of about $9,000 per pupil is lower than the national average — public education is still the single-largest expenditure of state tax dollars.

1/28/2013

As district budgets are cut and school psychologists retire, their difficult and crucial role working with troubled students may be endangered.

1/28/2013

"Kids want to take an active part in the learning process," Principal Greg Green said. "Now teachers are actually working with kids."

1/28/2013

It boggles my mind that the Obama Administration, without an ounce of public debate or deliberation, without an iota of Congressional authorization or approval, could declare by fiat that public schools nationwide must provide such programs or risk their federal education funding.

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