Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 9:46am
Southern California district's board of trustees picks Marian Kim-Phelps, a 23-year educator who has been a principal and teacher.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 9:37am
Jose Parra, who helped turn around test scores and graduation rates in a district of 5,000 students, has been tapped to take over a Texas district seven times its size.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 11/24/2013 - 11:44am
Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro has raised the ire of state teachers unions and some lawmakers after emails show she helped craft language in an anti-teacher-tenure ballot initiative.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 11/24/2013 - 11:27am
For many education advocates, the arts are a panacea: They supposedly increase test scores, generate social responsibility and turn around failing schools. Most of the supporting evidence, though, does little more than establish correlations between exposure to the arts and certain outcomes.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:25pm
NAESP and VINCI recognize the importance of high-quality early learning opportunities for all children and will work together to help build the capacity of principals in PK-3 education to close and ultimately prevent achievement gaps between students from disadvantaged households and their more affluent peers.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:21pm
The STEM and healthy living conferences will provide a training ground for students to join together and create action plans to solve the problems facing their communities.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:18pm
The screen monitoring feature allows teachers to view thumbnails of multiple student tablets at the same time. It also allows the teacher to select any tablet for a larger view and has the ability to print the screen capture along with the device name and date and time stamp.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:16pm
Free 50-minute presentations are designed to complement health, science or psychology classes and are typically presented in the freshman or sophomore year of high school. Each trained presentation team includes a young adult in recovery.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:13pm
The Streaming Video service is a convenient and exciting way to instantly borrow from your library and watch videos anytime, anywhere, on any computer, tablet or mobile device with an internet connection.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:11pm
The PARCC RFP for Operational Assessments requests proposals for the ongoing development and implementation of multiple components of PARCC's assessment system.