K12 Headlines

8/10/2012

8/10/2012

Three Innovation Schools in Boston were among 20 state-wide that were awarded grants to help the schools better serve their student populations and invest in new educational tools.

8/10/2012

Once upon a time, in the not too distant past, school officials and parents feared the worst if smartphones and digital tablets fell into the hands of children at school.

8/9/2012

8/9/2012

Kramer Middle School continues its focus on improving instruction and investing in technology by partnering with ed tech training leader Atomic Learning.

8/9/2012

The acquisition strengthens McGraw-Hill Education's position as a leader in dynamic math education technology and expands company offerings that address Common Core State Standards.

8/9/2012

Educators in Edison Township N.J. School District selected HMH Fuse Algebra 1 and increased test scores nearly 10 percent over their textbook-using peers.

8/9/2012

EducationCity is adding over 100 new Kindergarten through second grade activities aligned to the Common Core State Standards.

8/9/2012

The ability of children living in the Kansas City Public Schools district boundary to transfer to other districts now rests in the hands of a Jackson County judge — at least for now.

8/9/2012

The Keokuk (Iowa) School District will soon have a new superintendent.

8/9/2012

The Peoria Unified School District is among 25 percent of school districts in Arizona to earn an A from the state.

8/9/2012

It’s being called a loan not even a subprime lender would make.

8/9/2012

If you have a child who gets bored in class, Travis Allen could serve as an inspiration.

8/9/2012

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the School District of Mishicot $895,000 in PEP grant funding, according to Superintendent Colleen Timm.

8/9/2012

The leader of a national multi-faith religious group blasted Republican Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's school voucher program this week, charging that it was an effort to mount a "ruthless attack on public education" and violate the separation of church and state.

8/9/2012

Kentucky's public high school graduation rates are up slightly.

8/8/2012

8/8/2012

Florida Virtual School and Mawi Learning have come together to offer Leadership Skills Development, a cutting-­edge, two-­semester course that will dramatically improve the opportunity students of all backgrounds have to succeed in high school, college and life.

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