Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:21am
With a focus on Open Educational Resources (OER) and institutional content, the OpenClass Exchange allows educators to search and access born-digital course collections developed from eTextbooks, course resources, modules and other educational content such as assessments, videos and more.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:19am
Designed to provide the ultimate in HD connectivity to both residential and commercial applications over a common connector cable, the HDBaseT extender family offers higher resolutions at longer distances, Power over Category cable (PoCc), and multiple control options.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:13am
At the heart of these systems is a switcher/amplifier that meets ENERGY STAR® requirements for AV products and includes two Extron-exclusive power saving modes designed to lower energy usage and reduce operating costs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:11am
The approach gives teachers concrete, practical strategies they can use from their first day of teaching and hone throughout their careers.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:09am
The new cart offers a simple and practical charging system, making it ideal for schools, training facilities and other organizations with large deployments of iOS devices.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:06am
To better serve educators with a full range of solutions that drive efficiency as well as student success, Follett is re-aligning its businesses to provide one point of contact for administrators, IT professionals, librarians, curriculum coordinators and teachers.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 10:05am
On August 15 and 16, nearly 90 members from the Discovery Education team will conduct professional development sessions to support Grand Prairie’s 2,400 educators in utilizing digital resources and proven instructional practices to enhance student learning.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 06/27/2013 - 2:47pm
In his revealing book “Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010,” Charles Murray spends hundreds of pages using statistics to illustrate the rising inequality that is increasingly putting the white working class on the path toward generational poverty.
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Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 06/27/2013 - 2:43pm
Philadelphia’s problems with its schools are due to its being one of the poorest cities in America. That didn’t happen by accident. Choices were made that drove businesses, jobs, and taxpayers out of the city. Our poverty is directly related to high tax rates, irrational tax structure, corruption, mismanagement, and misplaced spending priorities.
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Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 06/27/2013 - 2:39pm
School committee member Kim Scott is drafting an anti-nepotism regulation for the school department after learning that a second close relative of Deputy Superintendent Jay Lang has been promoted to a higher-paying job.
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