Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:10pm
Schoolwires has become one of the nation's leading providers of strategic website and content management solutions designed to support stronger school communities, more effective schools and greater student success.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:07pm
In her new position, Bostock will assume responsibility for the corporate brand and marketing strategy of nora systems GmbH, along with advertising, creative and public relations worldwide.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 9:11am
Calling the Los Angeles Board of Education dysfunctional and warning that academic progress is at stake, a senior school district administrator confirmed Friday that he is resigning.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 8:55am
Although the Department of Education has not made it official, the founding principal of the Marsh Avenue Expeditionary Learning School in New Springville, is telling parents she has been tapped to serve as superintendent of Staten Island public elementary and intermediate schools.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 8:48am
Jesús Aguirre, director of D.C.'s parks and recreation department since 2009, has been appointed as the city's first Latino state superintendent of education.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 09/15/2013 - 4:03pm
If you think the business competition from China is hard now, brace yourself. It will likely get tougher in about 20 years or so. And how is China doing it? By borrowing a page from Finland. At first blush, though, it would appear that China is simply lightening up.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 4:01pm
Merrillville Community Schools Corporation, located in a suburban town outside Gary, Ind., is an award-winning district, having achieved a 90 percent graduation rate in 2012 with 78 percent of its students demonstrating proficiency in English, math, and science.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 3:57pm
Designers are working to create educational games that can be as elaborate and engrossing as any computerized bird-flinging saga or mythical battle fantasy that students (or their teachers) might stay up all night playing.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 3:28pm
After years of torment from bullies, 15-year-old Bart Palosz of Greenwich, Conn., took his own life on the first day of school in September. His death has led many to question the effectiveness of district bullying policies, and whether or not school leaders are responsible for identifying students who may harm themselves.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 3:23pm
Almost two out of three Americans have never heard of the Common Core State Standards, and those who have understand little about them, a new poll finds.