Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:30pm
Both sessions will focus on the Learning Resource Metadata Initiative (LRMI), a project co-led by AEP and Creative Commons to create and encourage implementation of a metadata markup standard for educational resources. An extension of Schema.org, the LRMI aims to improve Internet search results for the education community.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:26pm
With the demand for occupational therapy (OT) services growing due to increases in the cases of learning disabilities, sensory processing disorder and autism combined with the rigors of the Common Core implementation, special education administrators are trying – and seeing success with – new service delivery models, including online OT.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:19pm
The two solutions offered by LearningStation and itslearning compliment each other at every turn as the integration of these two platforms now give our customers the option to choose from an online or plain paper testing and assessment method.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:15pm
For Mill Valley School District just outside of San Francisco, a new take on old technology is proving to bring students and teachers into the cutting-edge world of the latest high tech.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:13pm
Edgenuity’s PD teams are comprised of masters-level educators who average 15 years of teaching experience complemented by extensive technical knowledge.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:09pm
Yollis, who has been teaching for 26 years, was one of hundreds of deserving teachers nominated for the contest, but her focus on opening the classroom beyond the four walls through blogging made her contributions to education unique. As word about her winning spread, her class blog quickly filled with congratulatory notes.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:02pm
The Clay County school system is beginning the 2013-14 budget process facing a projected $7.5 million loss of state revenue because of a drop in enrollment.
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Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 2:59pm
The deadly tornado that swept through Moore, Okla., and flattened or severely damaged two elementary schools last week, hit especially close to home for the Lake Local School District.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 2:56pm
Seven Lakes High School has one of the most prestigious theatre programs in the Houston, Texas region, while its Performing Arts Center (PAC) plays host to several school and out-of-house productions each year. The school recently purchased a HARMAN Soundcraft Si Performer 3 digital console for its educational theatre performances and technical theatre classes.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 2:51pm
The new resources address nationwide curriculum gaps in digital media and bolster the service’s offerings in math, science, English/language arts, social studies and the arts.