K12 Headlines

7/10/2012

7/10/2012

ADTRAN, a leading provider of cloud connectivity, announced that St. John’s Prep in Danvers, Mass., has implemented ADTRAN’s virtual wireless LAN solution.

7/10/2012

According to a new study examining deep conceptual learning (DCL) in middle and high school education, teachers and administrators believe that DCL is very important for preparing students for careers and college.

7/10/2012

Faced with a shocking case of teacher misconduct with children for years, Los Angeles schools Superintendent John Deasy delivered another jolt: He removed the school's entire staff - from custodians to the principal - to smash what he called a "culture of silence."

7/10/2012

The Springfield (Mo.) School District say it's making progress after a critical audit earlier this year.

7/10/2012

The ACLU is challenging same gender education programs in public school systems stating it deprives equal educational opportunities.

7/10/2012

The Puyallup (Wash.) School District won’t be switching to a middle school grade configuration anytime soon.

7/10/2012

Seventeen months ago, the collaborative relationship between the Douglas County (Colo.) School District and its teachers’ union was lauded nationally.

7/10/2012

Only six states nationwide require the recommended 150 minutes of elementary school-based physical education, according to a study by University of Georgia kinesiology professor Bryan McCullick.

7/10/2012

It's official: Huntsville is one of six school districts in Alabama that are receiving more than $15.8 million in school improvement grants designed to aid struggling public schools.

7/10/2012

The reasons men sometimes shy away from getting involved with their children’s schools are many and varied.

7/9/2012

7/9/2012

In a recent TeachersFirst.com user survey, 94.5 percent of the respondents say using the service helps them enhance student engagement, creativity, innovative thinking, and critical thinking skills.

7/9/2012

ClassLink, the leader in cloud and web-based education solutions, is pleased to announce the recipient of its 9th Annual ClassLink College Scholarship Award: Kelsey Prye from Pulaski High School in N.Y. 

7/9/2012

Interactive breakout session on statewide Common Core Standards implementation by expert Felicia Cumings Smith to be held at the 2012 School Improvement Innovation Summit, hosted by School Improvement Network.

7/9/2012

In just five months, the Obama administration has freed schools in more than half the nation from central provisions of the No Child Left Behind education law, raising the question of whether the decade-old federal program has been essentially nullified.

7/9/2012

OverDrive is rolling out new features and updates that prioritize ease of use, on demand access across mobile and desktop platforms, and integration with library discovery tools.

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