Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 4:30pm
Attorneys for hundreds of school districts told a judge Monday that Texas' system for funding public schools is "hopelessly broken" and could eventually cost the state billions of dollars in lost tax revenues.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 3:47pm
As the leader in 1:1 technology implementation research, Project RED has made a commitment to bring its research practices to action. As part of this commitment, the organization has selected five additional districts to become Project RED Signature Districts.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 3:43pm
The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), one of the highest ranking public school systems in the country, has picked the Blackboard Learn platform to replace its current learning management system (LMS) and deliver all state-offered online courses as well as professional development for the state’s 60,000 teachers.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 3:31pm
In honor of National Disability Awareness Month, Atomic Learning along with assistive technology partners Crick Software, PALM, and TextHELP are encouraging educators to take a pledge to provide accessible instruction to reach all learners.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/22/2012 - 3:08pm
eBOARDsolutions announces a major update to the eBOARD Evaluation module. The Evaluation module, created to help streamline and align leadership evaluations now accommodates a wider variety of leadership evaluation templates including complex models that include rubrics and multi-layer evaluations.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 10:50pm
Dr. Gregory Welk communicates the necessity of daily physical activity for children, provides guidelines for meeting daily activity requirements, and discusses the positive correlation between physical activity and classroom learning.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 10/21/2012 - 9:23pm
The nine schools in the greater Baton Rouge area managed by the state-run Recovery School District have collectively lost more than 850 students compared with a year ago, according to preliminary enrollment numbers.