Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 9:39am
A program designed to address the need for off-campus Internet connectivity, FCPS students are able to borrow (or check out, similar to a library book) a Kajeet SmartSpot™, a portable Wi-Fi hotspot enabling access to school-approved, online resources outside the classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 9:27am
To celebrate the milestone, REI has planned a number of special activities throughout 2013 for customers, employees and friends. REI and the Hays family are honored to celebrate 75 years in business. They are thankful for their loyal customers and look forward to supporting the industry for many more decades.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 9:23am
Since its founding, The Pacific Institute has been empowering individuals to achieve their full potential through higher education. For a decade, leaders from various private institutions across the United States have come together at the Best Practices and Great Ideas Conference to share their expert insights, opinions and best practices to help private schools succeed.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 9:08am
The BRAIN Initiative announced this week by President Barack Obama has underscored the importance of better understanding brain-behavior relationships and holds potential for deeper knowledge of the mechanisms involved in the development of the cognitive skills involved in learning and thinking.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/16/2013 - 9:00am
Tools4ever, the worldwide market leader in identity and access management solutions with more than five million user accounts, announced today that several secondary schools and universities have implement the company’s identity and access management solutions during the first quarter of 2013 to automate their account management procedures and improve access and security of their internal solutions.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 5:42pm
The principles of successful digital integration into classroom instruction are at work in Wade King Elementary School
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 5:36pm
Controversy over so-called “fat letters” mailed from district offices to parents, informing them if they have an overweight, healthy weight or underweight child, is erupting across the nation.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 5:34pm
Attend our web seminar to learn how to teach the digital skills that will help students achieve in every academic subject.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 4:09pm
Here is the conundrum facing Buffalo Public Schools: The district is receiving record levels of support from the public and private sectors, but the needle is hardly moving on its performance.
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Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 4:05pm
Some students come from homes that are conducive to learning, and they do well in school; others don’t come from such homes and, with few exceptions, do poorly.
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