Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 8:55pm
In the wake of the Newtown, Conn., mass shooting that claimed 26 lives Friday, former Education Secretary Bill Bennett said Sunday that schools should possibly consider arming certain employees to prevent attacks.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 8:43pm
One dressed up in goofy costumes to make her students smile.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 6:24pm
Schools around the country are reviewing security plans, adding extra law enforcement patrols and readying counselors for the first day of classes since a shooting massacre at an elementary school in Connecticut.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 5:22pm
View the on-demand presentation on creating an IEP in math for every student.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 5:20pm
DA readers shared how these innovative products have made a positive difference in the operation of their schools and classrooms.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 3:29pm
Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) announced today that its new language apps, HMH Spanish Vocabulary and HMH French Vocabulary, are now available for free download on the App Store℠. The full versions of the apps offer 1,500 flashcards per language and can be used in tandem with any Spanish or French series by students of all ages, from beginner to advanced levels.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 3:21pm
As schools nationwide struggle to meet performance standards as they watch their budgets shrink, Colorado's largest school district is finding ways to stretch resources, spread teaching expertise across schools and geographies, and save time and transportation costs with mobile and desktop video solutions from Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM), the global leader in open standards-based unified communications and collaboration (UC&C).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 3:14pm
Educators around the country agree: eScience3000™ is a top product of 2012. Selected from more than 1,000 nominations as a winner in this year’s District Administration Readers’ Choice Top 100 Product awards program, this unique core science solution for middle school combines the expertise of Achieve3000®, the leader in differentiated instruction, and National Geographic Learning, the premier provider of science content.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 3:09pm
Nine New Jersey schools will have the opportunity to roll out ambitious new technology-driven learning programs as a result of $75,000 in grants announced by Lightpath®, a market leader in Ethernet-based communication solutions for New York metropolitan area businesses.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Thu, 12/13/2012 - 4:28pm
Transform the way your students learn mathematics through a groundbreaking combination of intelligent adaptive learning™ technology, rigorous elementary mathematics curriculum, and motivating learning environments.