K12 Headlines

6/5/2012

6/5/2012

Blended learning is about to shake up public schools in Indianapolis.

6/5/2012

A new analysis of Minnesota school data finds charter enrollment growth is slowing statewide after years of rapid increases.

6/5/2012

About a quarter of students enrolled in charter schools in Ohio — more than 18,000 children — attend dropout-recovery schools.

6/5/2012

An eight million dollar payment made on Friday means an end to more than decades of debt for a California school district.

6/5/2012

What ever happened to public school being free?

6/5/2012

American schools need mega-broadband networks -- and they need them soon, a new report says.

6/4/2012

6/4/2012

Students can learn about DNA Profiling, fingerprints and skeletal secrets with this new series from the Smithsonian Channel. 

6/4/2012

As part of an ongoing initiative to advance the use of digital technology in the classroom, Kaplan K12 Learning Services announced the winners of its Digital Learning Day-inspired “First Year Teacher e-Book Contest.”

6/4/2012

ELMO USA Corporation is proud to announce the creation of ELMO Academy, a comprehensive program of professional development workshops that provide teachers with essential skills to integrate ELMO's 21st century classroom technology to advance student outcomes.

6/4/2012

Hitachi America, Ltd. announced the next generation of its Classroom and Conference Room 3LCD projectors: the CP-X2015WN, CP-WX2515WN, CP-X2515WN, CP-X3015WN, CP-X4015WN and CP-WX3015WN.

6/4/2012

Financially struggling schools nationwide are increasing the volume of advertising that children see in the halls, at football games and even on their report cards.

6/4/2012

These folks have been running for places on the 15-member Texas State Board of Education, which sets parameters for what public schoolchildren are supposed to learn, highly influencing the content of textbooks purchased all over the state and beyond.

6/4/2012

Attending a public negotiating session one afternoon last week between the Douglas County, Colorado school district administration and the American Federation of Teachers Union was an eyeopener that revealed union attitudes.

6/4/2012

From Pittsburg to Salem, every New Hampshire resident who has a child in public schools or pays property taxes has a stake in Wednesday's House and Senate votes on a proposed constitutional amendment that would largely overturn the landmark 1997 Claremont II court decision on school funding.

6/4/2012

Alabama education officials are still reviewing a new law that establishes a statewide system for grading public schools and provides cash incentives to schools that improve their students' performance.

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