Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:48pm
The project was undertaken with support from a teacher incentive fund grant designed to help teachers across the district improve upon their instructional practice.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:43pm
This privacy feature makes the jackbox an extremely flexible tool, able to facilitate differentiated learning, literacy exercises, read-alongs and language learning applications, citing just a few examples of audio-based activities in today’s classrooms.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:39pm
DecisionEd’s solution is based on quantitative decision tools long used by business, tailored to the unique needs of education.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:34pm
Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division (samsungpresenterusa.com), a market leader in document camera technology, today announced that Catherine, a 6th grade student at Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School in Lynchburg, Virginia, has won the 2013 winter/spring Superhero competition with her fantastic depiction of Albert Einstein.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:33pm
A judge has ordered Bridgeport (Conn.) schools superintendent Paul Vallas removed from office, ruling that the national education reform figure is not properly certified for the position.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 1:30pm
A conference hosted by Hewlett-Packard and attended by many of California’s leading employers addressed the challenge of increasing high school graduation rates among students from lower income areas.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 12:25pm
A new report commits the district to exploring a variety of ways to accommodate students from its 45 “failing” schools into one its 12 schools in good standing with the state.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:52am
Prior to joining AACTE, Dr. Robinson was president of the Educational Testing Service's (ETS) Educational Policy Leadership Institute. While at ETS, she also served as senior vice president and chief operating officer, vice president for teaching and learning, and vice president for state and federal relations.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:49am
The Gold Medal Award was established by Ascend Education in 2010 to honor the school or district that best demonstrates a dedication to ensuring that all students become successful at math. Each Gold Medal nominee used Ascend Math as their math intervention solution to assist struggling students.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:39am
ClassView allows for instantaneous “at-a-glance” views of any tablet within a class or organization. The new features offer the ability to share a particular screen with a large group, as well as push lessons and content to a single device, groups of devices, or an entire classroom.