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New Reading Standards Aim To Prep Kids For College — But At What Cost?

The question is one stirring debate over how to integrate nonfiction works into English programs to improve reading scores, while not abandoning the novels that have become the gold standard of high school reading lists.

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Obama's Education Policy: What Will Be the Legacy of His Second Term?

In 2002, when the Elementary and Secondary Education Act was amended as No Child Left Behind (NCLB) under then-President George W. Bush, few would have predicted that in the 10 years to follow, NCLB would become a household name, both vilified and praised.

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Tennessee school system cuts down on illegal activity with texting program

Blount County School District uses TipSoft for Education to collect incident reports from students

Managing your network in a device-heavy world

Watch the archive edition to hear case studies from two districts about how they planned and implemented their wireless and wired infrastructure projects.

Aventa Learning

See how the Aventa curriculum can help improve student achievement, expand your course catalog, avoid costly textbook replacement and offer scheduling flexibility.

5 effective steps to solving the bullying epidemic, and the tools to get you there

Learn how districts can use the latest technology to combat bullying, violence, drug abuse and other dangerous behavior.

Using technology to differentiate instruction

Watch the archive edition for a case study about ways to personalize learning using common classroom technologies.

Mass. Sen. Brownsberger Talks Education Innovation

Since arriving in the legislature, I have been working to expand the use of online technology in public schools. Thanks especially to the able leadership of two successive chairs of the Education Committee, Rep. Marty Walz and Rep. Alice Peisch, I can now report an important step forward.

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Jewish Schools Can Lead In STEM Education

My high school engineering classroom feels like the downtown loft of a high-tech start-up. In one corner, students pour over a “smart” air-conditioner device they’re designing. Others crowd around a laptop to trade impressions of a new prosthetic arm on a YouTube video. This is what STEM education should look like.

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Stacy Butterfield Named New Jenks Public School Superintendent

The Jenks Public Schools Board of Education voted unanimously Monday to name Stacy Butterfield as the next Jenks Public School Superintendent.

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