Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 4:45pm
New York City schools will be open Monday morning after a week off due to superstorm Sandy. School officials have been busy reworking bus routes and finding empty seats for students who live in areas where the schools cannot re-open right away.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/02/2012 - 3:30pm
Forty-five states are in the midst of implementing the new Common Core State Standards, which emphasize reading "informational," or nonfiction, texts across subject areas. To support this critical U.S. education initiative, Okapi Educational Publishing launched "Explorations Strategies for Comprehension for informational texts," a new and flexible resource to teach comprehension strategies.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/02/2012 - 8:52am
Leading e-Transcript service providers Parchment(operator of Docufide and Avow), and Credentials Solutions today announced a joint collaboration to implement OpenSPEEDE, an AACRAO SPEEDE compliant Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) gateway.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/02/2012 - 8:48am
As more educators adopt iPads as an integral part of their teaching and learning practices,Capstone Digital, developer of personalized learning environments for students, announces the launch of its myON iPad app.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Thu, 11/01/2012 - 4:46pm
The Ennis school district misspent more than $7 million on a new grade school and teacher housing, and improperly paid a superintendent as an independent contractor for several years while he also collected a pension, a recent audit found.