Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:32pm
Students who work with the Raytheon mentor network report increased interest in academics and improved grade performance. The MathMovesU mentoring programs provide students nationwide with hands-on, project-based learning, one-on-one tutoring, and real-life math and science applications – techniques that are proving highly effective.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:27pm
DecisionEd announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the School District of New Berlin, WI to enable data-driven decision making throughout their district with the implementation of the DecisionEd performance management solution. Under the agreement, DecisionEd will implement a data warehouse solution for data management, analytics and reports.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:24pm
The fall 2013 schedule of events also includes the world television premiere of the new movie, Contest, on Oct. 6, which centers on the story about a bully and his victim, and an original PSA to play on Cartoon Network throughout the coming year.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 11:19am
HUFSD has retained BBS Architects, Landscape Architects and Engineers to review the possibility of redeveloping, modernizing, and reopening the Prospect School, which was shut down and abandoned in 2003. BBS performed a review of the building’s technical condition and analyzed the district’s spacial and programming needs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 11:11am
An impromptu “plugfest” involving a new FiberPlex converter box earlier this month at the Las Vegas labs of top AV integrator AVDB Group solved a recurring problem with the growing number of platforms using the IEEE AVB set of protocols for AV streaming.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 11:05am
According to a number of recent interviews with educators who have implemented SOAR in their scholastic programs, students are finally grasping critical study skills habits that are accelerating their academic performance.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:17am
Fred Brill, superintendent of the Lafayette School District since 2008, was awarded a four-year contract by the San Lorenzo school board. He will replace Superintendent Dennis Byas, who is retiring at the end of the month.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:08am
Gerri Martin currently serves as the superintendent of McDowell County Schools, where she has been since July 2012. She will join Orange County in October.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:02am
Karen Lewis was an assistant superintendent in the Highland Park district and is set to receive $167,000 annually as per her five-year contract.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Fri, 09/20/2013 - 2:29pm
Facing an “unprecedented” public reaction, the Illinois State Board of Education put off a vote Thursday repealing state rules that limit the number of special education students in classrooms.