K12 Headlines

5/2/2012

5/2/2012

Professional development leader School Improvement Network is releasing a series of videos that describe the best ways to stop bullying at school.

5/2/2012

McLean County Unit 5 District in Normal, Ill., is piloting the CyberBully Hotline from SchoolReach in six of its schools, including four junior and two senior high schools.

5/2/2012

In an effort to meet the needs of the nearly 50 percent of high school students who do not pass AP exams, McGraw-Hill Education announced the launch of the ONboard Series for Advanced Placement, an all-digital learning solution designed to improve students' performance in AP classes and on exams.

5/2/2012

District officials had mixed reactions to the release of graduation rates for each New Jersey district and public high school Tuesday. The figures use a revamped formula that has clipped back previously reported rates.

5/2/2012

Texas Education Commissioner Robert Scott will resign in July after five years on the front lines of the state's public education battles, the agency announced Tuesday.

5/2/2012

Arts, music and middle school sports programs in Clayton schools will be spared next year, but possibly at the expense of 134 teaching jobs under a cost-cutting plan approved by the school board this week.

5/2/2012

The public education system these days is rife with ways that private enterprises can make money.

5/2/2012

Educators showed their anxiety Tuesday about the future of their profession under state education reform, which some worried might cause them to lose their livelihoods despite their hard work and genuine care for student success.

5/2/2012

The parents of a New Hampshire teenager who was tattooed against his will have sued the school district.

5/2/2012

Five months after beginning a pilot project to put computers in the hands of students, the St. Joseph School District might expand the program.

5/2/2012

The state Senate's Republican majority provided almost $10 million more in school aid Tuesday night, but only to school districts represented by Republican senators this election year.

5/1/2012

5/1/2012

e2Campus announced the launch of a revolutionary new "Bully Deterrent System" called uTip, which offers schools a combination of technology to instantly report bullying along with free promotional materials to psychologically deter would-be bullies.

5/1/2012

Konica Minolta launched integration with Performance Matters, a web-based solution that provides an integrated platform for student assessment, data management and teacher effectiveness as part the Konica Minolta EnvisionIT Education Suite. 

5/1/2012

New PowerShuttle laptop charging and management carts provide organized and secure storage, charging and syncing of laptops, netbooks and tablets. 

5/1/2012

SangHee, an 11th grader from Winder-Barrow High School in Winder, Ga., has won the Winter Superhero competition and is the recipient of $500 and a SAMCAM 860 document camera for his school.

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