K12 Headlines

8/13/2012

8/13/2012

In Kara Kujawa's seventh-grade science class at Sunset Hills Elementary School in Surprise, her students are used to hearing, "Get out your devices."

8/13/2012

As the start of school draws near, 34 public school districts in Washington will be led by new superintendents, including the state’s three largest districts: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma.

8/13/2012

Students enrolled in Louisiana public schools this year will have a tougher curriculum and have to meet higher standards to make the grades they need to advance to the next level.

8/13/2012

When the bells ring in schools across Hamilton County on Monday morning, thousands of students who should be at their desks likely won't even be in school.

8/10/2012

8/10/2012

Learn the definitions for words that are difficult even to pronounce: zeugma; bowdlerize; amphibrach; ekphrasis; pyrrhic…All real words, believe it or not.

8/10/2012

TabPilot Learning Systems announced support for Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, Google’s new Nexus 7 tablet and other third-party tablets.

8/10/2012

Partnering with Southwest Displays & Events, the Fort Frontier Playhouse is included in the 2012 Parade of Playhouses Event, August 3-19, at NorthPark Center.

8/10/2012

The new program, called Kids’ Education for Number Sense (KENS Math), will be introduced to help prepare teachers and students for the more rigorous goals of the new math TEKS scheduled to roll out in 2014.

8/10/2012

'The Music Teacher', a Hallmark channel original movie, will air on Saturday August 11 at 9 p.m. EDT.

8/10/2012

After a two-year pilot phase, changes to the teaching of special education students are coming to almost all the schools in the massive New York City public school system.

8/10/2012

With 20 percent of American school children attending rural schools, access to computers and high speed Internet at home is becoming a necessity for students out-of-reach of public libraries and public computer labs.

8/10/2012

After two years of construction, the final crunch is coming for the new Phoenixville Area Middle School with school staff set to move in for work Aug. 20 and the students’ first day just a week after that.

8/10/2012

Brentwood students from kindergarten through middle school will get to explore the educational potential of iPads and the unlimited apps this academic year.

8/10/2012

Small statewide gains and a couple of curious declines marked the inaugural 2012 results of TCAP — the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program — that, for the most part, continued a flat performance trend from the CSAP test it replaced.

8/10/2012

Students at Hoover High School will have a powerful new resource at their disposal when classes resume later this month.

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