Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:07am
Crawford Central School District Superintendent Charles Heller announced that he would retire, effective January 13, 2015. Heller, who has been with the district for 12 years, was given a multi-year contract in July.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:02am
Common Core Quest, a new, free app from OpenEd, is a quiz and instructional tool that promotes mastery of the Common Core State Standards’ math and English/language arts skills. It is available on the App Store and Google Play.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:49am
iboss Network Security announced iboss Web and Mobile Device Security, a unified location-based security solution. Featuring expanded technology integration with Smart Wi-Fi from Ruckus Wireless, it allows IT departments to develop security policies aligned with users' locations, among other features.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:47am
American schools are scrambling to provide services to the large number of children and teenagers who crossed the border alone in recent months. For cash-strapped districts, providing for these students' needs can be arduous, particularly if they arrive after student headcounts are taken to determine school funding.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:41am
SRC Solutions, Inc., creators of the Registration Gateway Online Enrollment solution, have teamed up with GuideK12 to integrate its geo-visual location technology to simplify school selection and registration for parents.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:33am
The Tredyffrin/Easttown School Board has appointed Richard Gusick as its next superintendent of schools. The current superintendent announced his retirement effective June 2015. Gusick joined the district in 1990 as a high school social studies teacher.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:26am
Chris Rath, superintendent of the Concord School District, will retire at the end of this school year. She has worked in Concord schools for nearly 30 years as a principal, assistant superintendent and then superintendent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:19am
A new update to the Presenter software for IPEVO-brand document cameras includes a redesigned interface and the ability to capture video, among other new features.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:11am
A report released by the National School Boards Association's Center for Public Education says 88 percent of American high school graduates take at least a few college classes by age 26. Those who never get to college tend to be men whose parents did not attend college and who don't have the money to go or lack the time because they have families.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:06am
Eighteen new charter schools have applied to open in the Charlotte region for the fall 2016 school year. Last week, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools said it has thousands more students than the district expected this year. The new charter schools, should they all be approved, project to have nearly 9,000 students in their first year.