Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 8:46am
SchoolReach Instant Parent Contact is now embedded in Pearson's PowerSchool, the industry-leading student information system.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 8:44am
Follett Software Company has announced a first round of partnerships with leading providers to sell reliable and relevant third-party digital content.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 8:39am
The update embeds Common Core State Standards to promote personalization, interoperability and enhanced reporting.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 9:49pm
This web seminar will illustrate how you can cost effectively upgrade your infrastructure and increase bandwidth capacity, allowing the district to take advantage of applications such as streaming video, video on demand, distance learning, school safety tools, unified communications and web portals for improved parent-teacher communications.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 9:47pm
Healthy school food options on a budget: it can be done!
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 3:47pm
More than a half-century ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower formed the President’s Council on Youth Fitness, and today Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Michelle Obama are among those making childhood obesity a public cause. But even as virtually every state has undertaken significant school reforms, many American students are being granted little or no time in the gym.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 3:12pm
This fall, students will be able to choose from four new cyber charter schools, bringing the statewide total to 16, thanks to approvals by the state Department of Education.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 2:58pm
While Florida's controversial school prayer bill officially took effect on Sunday, both supporters and opponents of the "inspirational message" legislation have acknowledged the law is primarily a political bill aimed at boosting Republican candidates ahead of the November elections and is unlikely to actually be implemented by school districts.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 2:54pm
With less than a week before hundreds of blue-collar workers could lose their jobs, Philadelphia School District officials said they have not made up their minds on whether the layoffs will go forward.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 1:40pm
Seventy students were involved in a pattern of smartphone-enabled cheating last month at Stuyvesant High School, New York City officials said Monday, describing an episode that has blemished one of the country’s most prestigious public schools.