Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 1:09pm
Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, leaving communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 12:32pm
Easily searchable libraries of documentation allow site visitors to quickly locate specific files, including data sheets, engineering specifications and drawings.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:46am
The expanded program now enrolls more educators, inducting a larger membership class than ever before, and includes an Emerging Leaders Grant opportunity that will award selected participants in their second year of the program with grants of up to $2,000.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:43am
Through the Give Power Foundation, SolarCity will bring clean energy to communities across the globe, with initial recipients expected to be in Haiti, Mali, Malawi and Nepal.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:40am
This recognition also marks the fourth year in a row that Lexia’s technology-based reading programs have been honored by educators as a District Administration Top 100 product.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:30am
Beginning in January 2014 – and for each month throughout the year – a school or college will be chosen to receive the software and equipment necessary to implement a video surveillance solution.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:10am
During the past three years, myON has experienced unprecedented growth, ripe with industry awards and honors as well as development and statistical milestones, but supporting more than 3 million students surpasses any honor that can be given.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sat, 01/04/2014 - 4:35pm
After years of buying land to build new schools, the Broward School District is now looking to unload some parcels. The student boom has ended and there is not enough money to maintain the district's 2,400 buildings, some in desperate need of repair. So three separate lots—in Plantation, Fort Lauderdale and Oakland Park—will be sold for more than $10 million.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sat, 01/04/2014 - 4:27pm
Mac & trees—macaroni and cheese with broccoli—roasted parsnip chips, strawberry and spinach salad and green monster pops were already on the menu at some Vermont schools that have done away with frozen chicken nuggets and fish sticks. Now those creative cooks are sharing their healthful recipes with other schools.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Fri, 01/03/2014 - 9:37pm
The new leader of the nation's biggest public school system started her job with storm clouds brewing—the clouds that had a new city administration weighing whether to call a snow day for 1.1 million students. But Carmen Farina had a sunny smile for the middle schoolers she visited on her first day as schools chancellor.