Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 11:29am
The ECC mass notification system from Fire-Lite Alarms is designed to seamlessly interface with new and existing fire alarms systems to reduce costs and leverage the proven reliability of these systems, as mandated by code.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 11:23am
The Ridgewood Local School District has named a new superintendent for the 2013-14 school year. The board voted to hire John Marks, current superintendent of Mapleton School District in Ashland. The vote was unanimous.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 11:17am
A veteran educator from Southern California has been hired as superintendent of the Soledad Unified School District. Rupi Boyd holds a doctorate among several degrees and credentials.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 11:12am
The integrated FlipSwitch online education system comprises four robust modules: a student information system, a parent-student portal, a learning management system and an online curriculum of more than 125 courses.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 4:16pm
Those who oversee public school district coffers are breathing a collective uneasy sigh of relief, at least for now, after a renewed attempt to funnel more money to charter schools is likely put to bed for this legislative session.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 4:07pm
The governor’s education reform program, which just completed its first school year, appears out of danger concerning loss of support in the upcoming two-year budget.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 3:58pm
Warning that the fate of New York City education was “hanging in the balance,” Dennis M. Walcott, the schools chancellor, suggested on Saturday that the school system was at risk of falling into disarray in the hands of a new mayor.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 3:49pm
During lunch recess at Oak Manor Elementary School, most of the thirsty kids did not visit a drinking fountain to get water. Instead, they lined up to fill their colorful plastic bottles at the school's nifty new "hydration station."
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 3:45pm
When groups representing educators discuss the achievement gap, they often say, “We know what works.’’ Far too often, though, that knowledge fails to produce results.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Sun, 05/19/2013 - 3:42pm
Broward and Palm Beach County schools could face a tough choice next year: pay millions of dollars or allow fewer students to take dual enrollment classes in local colleges.