Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:53pm
This past school year has been a little less hectic for busy juniors and seniors at Hempfield High School, thanks to a new, unique online course-sharing initiative.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:42pm
Education and business leaders, the press, and the president have all called for increased emphasis on STEM in K12 schools. “Next Generation Science Standards” are a response to those priorities.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 4:32pm
Districts are trading print for digital textbooks, with 22 states making significant digital content policy changes in recent years—altering the definition of a textbook and encouraging flexible funding.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 4:29pm
Cloud computing is taking K12 by storm with fully 90 percent of K12 institutions relying on or implementing cloud technology in 2012, according to the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN).
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 4:26pm
Students who are identified early as at-risk and get support like extra reading have a better chance at graduating high school. But many students are unable to access early education opportunities.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 4:22pm
A conversation with former Newtown Superintendent Janet Robinson on the tragedy of December 14, 2012, and the continual healing process.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 2:26pm
Recognizing that American K12 students have fallen behind foreign students in their grasp of scientific principles, educators have devised a new set of teaching guidelines that will radically change the way science is taught in classrooms across the United States.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 12:17pm
Online resources continue to shape every aspect of our lives, and are enriching, extending, and transforming schools. Here is the newly-revised DA guide to favorite education sites.