Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 3:43pm
Drawp can be used with all subjects, and lets teachers distribute and collect work as easily as with paper worksheets while automatically storing them in the private Drawp cloud.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 3:25pm
Through this expansion, Discovery Education will support Horry County Schools’ new Personalized Digital Learning (PDL) initiative with engaging digital content and sustained, customized professional development.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 9:05am
At least 250 million of the world's 650 million primary school age children are unable to read, write or do basic mathematics, according to a report Wednesday commissioned by the U.N. education agency. The report found that 130 million are in primary school but have not achieved the minimum benchmarks for learning, and almost 120 million have spent little or no time in a classroom, including 57 million youngsters who are not attending school.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:51pm
The Cleveland school district won’t be able to build as many new schools as the district had hoped, after a new projection shows the number of students in the district falling faster than earlier predictions.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:47pm
A year after then-state Auditor General Jack Wagner released an audit of Pittsburgh Public Schools, his replacement, Eugene DePasquale, stood beside new Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto on Monday to announce the auditor general will review the school district again.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:44pm
The plan includes proposals for a universal enrollment system and a broad partnership with charter school networks that are already on their way to serving half of Camden’s students within the next five years.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:40pm
Columbus city schools played "fast and loose" with attendance data, grade changes and other records and documentation, according to a report released Tuesday by Ohio's auditor.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:32pm
In San Francisco, the school board is considering a resolution that would restrict the use of suspension to more serious offenses, including fights or bringing weapons, drugs or alcohol to school.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:30pm
Fairfax County Public Schools is making changes following the hiring of seven convicted felons as teachers.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:28pm
Wisconsin schools that receive failing grades on state report cards would be closed or turned into independently operated charter schools and low-quality private schools could be booted from the taxpayer-funded voucher program, under legislation announced this week.