Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 4:01pm
ASCD, the global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, announces 23 face-to-face learning opportunities focused on helping educators align instruction to the new Common Core State Standards.
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Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 3:59pm
AASA, The School Superintendents Association, congratulates the Houston Independent School District (HISD) for winning the 2013 Broad Prize for Urban Education.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:28pm
Within a six month period of time district officials were astonished at the drastic reduction in the number of kids visiting the nurse's office with injuries suffered on the playground. No more nasty splinters from the old mulch and a major decrease in head injuries thanks to the playground's new padded underlay beneath the playground's artificial grass surface.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:26pm
National Principals Month is a time to celebrate the role of principals in raising student achievement and improving schools, while also reminding the public of the need for greater support in leadership development to ensure principals have the resources they need to be successful.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:24pm
Carroll County Public Schools (CCPS), Maryland’s ninth largest school system, announced today it has partnered with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content for K-12 classrooms, to create rich, 21st century learning environments in classrooms district wide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:21pm
MyFit is powered by HOPSports technology and equips schools with the means to provide students greater access to evidence-based and standards-based physical activity.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:09pm
This relationship combines expertise from each company to offer school districts across the country new tools for anticipating the evolving needs of their districts, such as adding or reducing buildings, planning for new developments, boundary changes, resource optimization and enrollment projections.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:05pm
Smart from the Start is the latest brainchild of the Together Counts initiative by the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Discovery Education. Together Counts encourages educators, students and families to live active and healthy lives in an effort to address childhood obesity nationwide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:01pm
With a fresh perspective on language arts, Collections places instructional focus on analysis, drawing inferences and conclusions, and producing evidence-based writing.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 4:58pm
These OER Textbook Replacement Courses give middle and high school teachers a quick and easy way to replace heavy, static and expensive textbooks — and bring engaging multimedia content to tech-savvy students.