K12 Headlines

1/27/2012

1/27/2012

An effort to force Indiana to withdraw from "common core" education standards failed, but the bill's sponsor promised to try to revive it.

1/26/2012

1/26/2012

School meals for millions of children will be healthier under obesity-fighting U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) standards unveiled on Wednesday that double the amount of fruits and vegetables in cafeteria lunches - but won't pull French fries from the menu.

1/26/2012

For a moment, try to envision an America where, regardless of how much money you make or where you live, the government empowered you - even encouraged you - to send your children to better schools.

1/26/2012

Ohio's former public schools superintendent is up for a high-level position in the U.S. Department of Education.

1/26/2012

Professional development producer, School Improvement Network, is happy to announce the release of 15 new professional development videos for teachers.

1/26/2012

America's public school teachers are seeing their generations-old tenure protections weakened as states seek flexibility to fire teachers who aren't performing.

1/26/2012

Since taking office, President Obama and his Administration have taken many steps to ensure that all students are safe and healthy and can learn in environments free from discrimination, bullying and harassment.

1/26/2012

Google announce that hundreds of schools in 41 states across the United States are using its Chromebooks in one or more classrooms.

1/26/2012

Surrounded by the white-clad students of her all-girls academy, Oprah Winfrey is glowing with pride.

1/26/2012

Leveraging its heritage in LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source production, Casio America Inc. just introduced a refreshed line of SLIM projectors, including the XJ-A141, XJ-A146, XJ-A241, XJ-A246, XJ-A251 and XJ-A256.

1/26/2012

Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, announces the launch of a new online course to help students prepare for their AP European History exam.

1/26/2012

When shown successful school reform models elsewhere in the world, politicians and educators alike often scoff that there are no lessons for America.

1/26/2012

Revolution K12 has partnered with EDU, Inc. to provide its customers of math, English language arts and SAT/ACT prep courses access to EDU. Inc.

1/25/2012

1/25/2012

ASCD released the complete schedule for the association’s 2012 Virtual Conference, which will run concurrent with ASCD’s67th Annual Conference and Exhibit Show March 24–26 in Philadelphia, Pa.

1/25/2012

A unique blend of technology, individual lessons, whole-class presentations, and small group activities, Pitsco Education's new Signature Math engages students and gives them ownership of their learning - all while meeting 100% of Common Core State Standards.

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