Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 07/21/2013 - 9:32pm
Teachers will have full access for themselves and their students at home and at school to the complete text, reinforcement exercises, video, audio, and assessments using conventional computers and other electronic devices, such as iPads and smart Phones.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 07/21/2013 - 9:19pm
This easy-to-use online tool will be a helpful resource to teachers as they incorporate the Common Core into their lesson planning for the first time.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 1:50pm
States and school districts could win some authority back from the federal government under a controversial update to the Elementary and Secondary Schools Act (ESEA) passed in July by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 11:13am
Professional associations have a reputation for being averse to both change and risk, but they have started to look ahead and almost start from scratch to attract more diverse members and retain the ones they have.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 11:05am
Some schools buying new playground equipment are allowing for “perceived risk”—meaning, students sense some danger as they climb, slide and leap, but the chance of serious injury remains low.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 10:25am
Over the past 10 years, New Orleans schools have gone from being some of the lowest performing in the country to becoming a working laboratory for a bold experiment in restructuring an urban public school system.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 3:53pm
Instead of sending students to the principal’s office or worse—calling police into classrooms to deal with disorderly conduct—schools can equip their teachers with tools proven to create safe, supportive learning environments and defuse disruption.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 3:29pm
Having come up through the ranks, from band director and assistant principal to principal, superintendent, and, in 2009, to Kentucky’s commissioner of education, Holliday has seen first-hand how schools and districts can get on track for success.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 2:01pm
The Delaware Supreme Court has ruled that a couple has sufficient grounds to sue a school district, high school, and school counselor for the 2009 suicide of their 16-year-old grandson.
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Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 1:15pm
Edison Wauneka, executive director of the Navajo Election Administration, stepped down as president of the school's board of trustees on Friday after he was found to be in violation of the Navajo Nation Code and its 2012 amendments.
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