Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 3:41pm
Sophomores at Wausau West High School are about two-thirds the way through taking state standardized tests, and they have no questions about how critical it is that they do well.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 3:07pm
School Improvement Network, the leader in Common Core and teacher effectiveness resources, releases the newest method for increasing student learning and achievement in math.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:42pm
With more than 20 schools in New York City unable to reopen and dozens of schools in New Jersey still closed in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced that it will donate one million books to schools and libraries in the hardest-hit areas of the tri-state region.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:36pm
Those with educational institutions and school districts that are considering investing in a private digital communications network are invited to attend the Digital Signage Connection's (DSC) free webcast at 2pm EDT, on Thursday, 11/29.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:32pm
Jessica Keskitalo spent five years teaching world history, economics and government at Westview High School.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:29pm
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a United States manufacturer of dependable furniture products that improve how people work and learn, announced an expansion to its MDM Cart line, which includes three new models with a 20 percent smaller footprint for more options to fit needs and budgets in K-12, higher education and business environments.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 11/11/2012 - 7:38pm
With the bruising battle over the charter schools amendment in the state’s rear-view mirror, educators and politicians are focusing on what they believe comes next.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 11/11/2012 - 7:34pm
In September, schools began following a federal law to make lunches healthier, but some of the changes have been unpopular with students, and now some schools are searching for solutions.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 11/11/2012 - 7:31pm
Chicago school officials have tried but largely abandoned various strategies for combating truancy in grades K-8 during the past two decades, while collecting little if any data on whether the programs were effective or why some failed. A few programs remain in place but operate on a limited scale or are riddled with problems, the Tribune found.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 11/11/2012 - 7:25pm
The race for three Los Angeles school board seats — and an expected showdown between the teachers union and its opponents — began to take shape Saturday with the deadline for candidates to announce their plans to run.