Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:25pm
Built upon Lexia’s nearly 30 years of research in reading education, Lexia Reading Core5 expands the scope of the award-winning Lexia Reading® program by covering six areas of reading: phonological awareness, phonics, structural analysis, automaticity/fluency, vocabulary and comprehension.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:22pm
When North Brunswick students return to school in September, retired police officers will patrol the halls in each of the township’s six schools. In Edison, school principals will carry "mobile panic buttons" to contact police in an emergency.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:22pm
The 16-member board elected Paige Johnson, Education Strategist at Intel Corporation as treasurer and Mike Lawrence, Executive Director of Computer Using Educators, Inc. (CUE) as secretary. ISTE’s past president is Holly Jobe, education consultant from Flourtown, Pa.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:19pm
This acquisition complements Hobsons existing offerings, such as Naviance eDocs, which this year alone has been leveraged by thousands of institutions around the globe to deliver more than 18 million documents to over 1,800 destinations, including every Common App member.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:14pm
Just a few minutes’ drive from the polo fields, the fieldstone walls guarding 10-acre estates and the Greenwich Country Day School, from which the elder George Bush graduated in 1937, is far denser terrain, where the homes are smaller and closer together and part of a public housing complex that seems escaped from New York City.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:11pm
According to the survey, the majority of FMC scientists believe that curiosity (59.6 percent) and creativity (50 percent) are the most important traits for success in their field. In a similar vein, the majority of scientists (84.6 percent), teachers (79 percent), and parents (65.5 percent), said that curiosity is the most important trait for a science student.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:11pm
Mary Grassa O’Neill, the first lay superintendent of schools in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, will be stepping down next month after five years.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:07pm
The HD420 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 120 frames per seconds at D1 resolution, while the DR40 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 60 frames per second at D1 resolution.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:06pm
Seven Chicago Public Schools that seemed doomed to go away in a record round of school closings won a last-minute reprieve in May that felt, said parents. But now an uncertainty has set in about what the upcoming school year could look like, given budget cuts at some of those schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 3:02pm
Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest International Tradeshow and Conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks (DOOH), has announced that it is now accepting speaker proposals for its 2014 educational conference, to be themed, “Achieving ROI Success,” taking place February 11-13, 2014, at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas.