Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:46pm
The Focus Desk uses the height-adjusting FeatherTouch lift mechanism, a silent lift that a child can easily operate without help whenever the urge to stand arises. The adjustable desk also includes dedicated storage areas and foldaway carrel walls for test taking and quiet study.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:28pm
The Mansfield Board of Education appointed Kelly Lyman as the new superintendent of schools, replacing Fred Baruzzi, who resigned from the position in January. Lyman has been assistant superintendent of Regional School District 15 — serving Southbury and Middlebury — since 2011.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:25pm
The Ohio district named Jeff Graham, currently the top leader in Parma, to replace Tom Tucker as superintendent. Graham, who has 12 years of experience serving as a superintendent, was chosen over David Hall, Lorain City Schools' assistant superintendent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:16pm
The Northeastern Local School District has hired John Kronour as the new superintendent of Clark County’s second-largest school system. He will replace Lou Kramer, who has been hired as the superintendent at nearby London City Schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 3:11pm
Follett School Solutions is the exclusive preK-12 distributor of Playaway Launchpad, a pre-loaded and secure children’s learning tablet with ad-free learning apps grouped together by subject area, theme, grade level and age.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 2:58pm
To enhance security, Joaquin ISD turned to D-Link to install surveillance cameras, networking gear and wireless infrastructure on its three campuses.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:25am
Wyoming lawmakers likely will face tough choices in coming years over how to fund the state's K12 educational system because of falling mineral revenue. In the 2017-18 school year, the state's account for school construction will receive an estimated $137 million in revenue, while spending is projected at more than $510 million.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 06/25/2015 - 12:17am
OpenEd's online library of resources for K12 teachers has picked up new partnerships with learning management system companies Otus Learning Management Network and Atlas Learning, and Higher Learning Technology for its test prep apps.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 06/24/2015 - 4:09pm
A major construction boom is underway in public school districts across North San Diego County — thanks to hundreds of millions of dollars in bond revenue approved by voters in recent years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 06/24/2015 - 4:06pm
Arlington's proposed 2015-16 district budget includes more than $395 million in construction funds to for two new elementary schools, a campuswide career and technical center, multipurpose activity centers at each high school and several other projects.