Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:55pm
TTM, a web-based, supplemental math program created by teachers and technologists, provides comprehensive instruction and practice for students grades 3-Algebra 1 to help students prepare for the rigors of the Common Core State Standards and accelerate them to grade level.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:43pm
The E-Rate program provides discounts to public and private schools and public libraries for the purchase of telecommunications services, Internet access, and related networking equipment.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:37pm
A newly appointed Boston middle school principal, hoping to inspire her staff to take risks for success and to learn from one another, extensively plagiarized a Forbes magazine column on leadership in her first memo to the staff.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:36pm
The National Education Association (NEA), which represents more than 3 million public school educators, opposed the bill in committee and raised concerns that it would erode the historical federal role in public education of targeting resources to marginalized student populations as a means of helping to ensure equity of opportunity for all students.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:33pm
North Carolina’s new Opportunity Scholarship Act received bipartisan support and was included as part of the budget bill which cleared conference committee and is expected to pass both chambers before being presented to the governor.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:32pm
The St. Paul School District is doubling its commitment to erasing the racial achievement gap by renewing a partnership with a California consulting group and adopting a racial equity policy drawing upon 2 ½ years of work and candid talk.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:31pm
Leo's Pad combines movie-quality animation with smart storytelling, adaptive learning, and highly interactive adventures that engage children in creative educational activities.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:28pm
The story offers lively cadence and rhyming and each story is available in any one of several languages – English, Spanish, Chinese, French, and Italian – to meet diverse language needs, as well as to introduce new languages to children.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:25pm
Built upon Lexia’s nearly 30 years of research in reading education, Lexia Reading Core5 expands the scope of the award-winning Lexia Reading® program by covering six areas of reading: phonological awareness, phonics, structural analysis, automaticity/fluency, vocabulary and comprehension.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:22pm
When North Brunswick students return to school in September, retired police officers will patrol the halls in each of the township’s six schools. In Edison, school principals will carry "mobile panic buttons" to contact police in an emergency.
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