Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 2:51pm
At her six-month review as executive director of the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS), Veronica Rivera received a strong vote of confidence from ALAS’ board of directors.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 2:11pm
Students who are physically active during school get better grades, even as nearly half the nation’s administrators have cut time from PE classes and recess in the last decade to focus more on math and reading, a new report found.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 2:10pm
By setting a clear vision, Superintendent Jim McIntyre has made his mark at Knox County Schools, a flourishing Tennessee district where most of the 15 high schools can boast of graduation rates above 90 percent.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 2:04pm
A first-of-its-kind coalition of five of the nation’s largest districts is working to improve the reputation and quality of school food.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 12:09pm
Schools were already dealing with a budget deficit and extreme drops in enrollment, a problem that could get worse if the bankruptcy declaration leads more people to leave the city.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 4:49pm
All someone from Martin Bashir's program had to do was consult an actual map of New York and Pennsylvania to correctly place each of the four cities displayed erroneously.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 4:43pm
Recently, the Associated Press, Education Next (EdNext) and PDK/Gallup each released polls on Americans' views on a range of education issues. The surveys covered a lot of ground, but a few unifying themes emerged.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 4:39pm
A portrait of a highly isolated young man with disruptions in his education is emerging as a state office investigating the Newtown shooter seeks the release of his school records
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 4:37pm
PPS is a national organization with local chapters throughout the country that elevates the role of parents in public schools from passive consumers to active participants.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 4:35pm
Rapid Insight now provides the ability to read and write data to and from Hadoop, and to incorporate Big Data into predictive models with the utilization of Hive.