Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 2:39pm
In collaboration with AASA, The School Superintendents Association and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), Gartner, Inc., has released a series of district case studies and videos that demonstrate best practices for school districts seeking to improve student achievement through data use.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 10:06am
In a panel program at the nation's Air and Space Museum, prominent journalists and leading women in science will talk about the accomplishments of America's first woman astronaut in space, Dr. Sally Ride.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 10:04am
All of the business software nominated products and services were first reviewed by third-party judges, whose evaluations determined 100 finalists. SIIA members then reviewed these finalists and voted to select 27 CODiE Awards Winners.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 10:01am
In the Grade 7-9 division, the winning cartoon came from Sam Clement from Evans Junior High School in Normal, Illinois. It shows an elephant and a donkey in a car. They narrowly avoid plunging over the “fiscal cliff” by running out of gas…but then they decide to put more gas in the car.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 9:56am
Damian Creamer, Founder and CEO of FlipSwitch, recently participated in a special advocacy trip to Washington, DC, hosted by the Internet Marketing Association (IMA) to advocate for innovation in technology-based education. The visit offered an exclusive opportunity for an intimate delegation to participate in a series of seminars and meetings with key decision makers.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:14pm
Discover how the McGraw-Hill Reading Wonders program unlocks the Common Core Standards through a digital, dynamic and engaging student/teacher experience.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:12pm
View the on-demand presentation to learn how this new technology is enabling individualized, differentiated instruction for elementary math.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:10pm
A principal’s job is only getting harder, according to the latest MetLife Survey of the American Teacher.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:20pm
Classrooms crowded with more than 30 students. No electives or advanced placement classes. No sports or music. This is the future for some local schools if finances continue on their current trend — and it might happen sooner than later.
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Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:13pm
In the immigration reform bill from the Senate, it tried to address the immediate vacancies in STEM jobs by allowing companies to bring in more foreign workers and included a national fund meant to boost STEM education and help produce more workers trained in the high-skill fields so we do not have to rely on foreign workers.
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