K12 Headlines

1/3/2012

1/3/2012

Supported by the use of Discovery Education Assessment, Carrollton Exempted Village Schools in Ohio dramatically improved student achievement from 2010 to 2011. 

1/3/2012

Jeff Rose has led the Beaverton School District for six months now, and so far, he hasn't fled.

1/3/2012

Beef taco pie Tuesdays in Duval County public schools could join the likes of EverBank Field under a proposed state bill that would allow local school boards to sell the naming rights to school cafeterias.

1/3/2012

Local students are working to divert food waste and start composting projects at their schools.

1/3/2012

This year is different,” Mineola School Superintendent Dr. Michael Nagler said. “It’s different that what we’ve done in the past.”

1/3/2012

The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) released the list of 2010-2011 Four Star Schools. Out of 1,780 public schools, 162 earned this distinction. Eleven of 238 non-public schools also received the honor this year.

1/3/2012

In his inaugural address Monday, Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter promised to focus on making neighborhoods safer and schools better in his second term.

1/3/2012

White students in Tupelo score better than white students in most Mississippi school districts on state tests. Black students in Tupelo lag far behind.

1/3/2012

Soon after State Superintendent Cindy Hill took office in January, she vowed to make the Wyoming Department of Education less about compliance and more about instruction. She also warned department employees she would take risks and do new things.

1/3/2012

Portland Public Schools in Oregon, which recently won a big discrimination lawsuit by a demoted special ed principal, faces another potentially expensive lawsuit from the ousted director of its troubled English-as-a-second-language program.

1/2/2012

1/2/2012

AMX, the leading provider of solutions that simplify the implementation, maintenance, and use of technology to create effective environments, announced the scheduled immediate availability of the Enova DVX-3150HD All-In-One Presentation Switcher.

1/2/2012

Delivering unmatched reliability and quality, flexibility and the lowest cost of ownership on the market, Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group is introducing its new Installation Series projectors.

1/2/2012

LinkIt!, the data-driven education technology company, announced that they have been selected by Hunterdon County Educational Services Commission to implement a strategic data-driven instruction and evaluation system.

1/2/2012

School Improvement Network has added yet another tool to its professional development platform, PD 360. The new addition, My Portfolio, is a groundbreaking function that gives educators the opportunity to create, share, and implement personalized professional learning plans.

1/2/2012

During her first six years of teaching in this city’s struggling schools, Tiffany Johnson got a series of small raises that brought her annual salary to $63,000, from about $50,000. This year, her seventh, Ms. Johnson earns $87,000.

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