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Public Schools Must do Better at Selling Themselves

Administrators of traditional public schools must see the decline and potential demise of the U.S. Postal Service and shudder.A government bureaucracy clinging to relevance after being outsmarted and outhustled by private competitors. That could be our schools in the not too distant future.

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The Imperiled Promise of College

For a long time and for a lot of us, “college” was more or less a synonym for success. We had only to go. We had only to graduate.

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CPS Chief Education Officer Resigns

Chicago Public Schools announced on Friday Chief Education Officer Dr. Noemi Donoso, appointed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is leaving.

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New Jersey Teacher Accused of Bullying Autistic Student Put on Leave

A teacher accused of bullying an autistic student was placed on paid leave Friday.

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Cheating Our Children: Atlanta’s Frayed Blue Ribbons

The National Blue Ribbon Schools Award is the federal government’s highest honor for public and private schools. Winners set “a standard of excellence for all schools striving for the highest level of achievement,” the U.S. Department of Education says. The program began in 1982.

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Common Core Standards Driving Wedge in Education Circles

When did fractions and non-fiction become so controversial?

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The "Age of Mobilism" in K12 education


An interactive discussion about classroom applications of mobile technology.

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Using technology to differentiate instruction


Watch the archive edition for a case study about ways to personalize learning using common classroom technologies.

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SPARK’s New High School Physical Education Program Lays the Foundation for a Lifetime of Fitness

SPARK, provider of the world’s most-researched physical education programs and a division of School Specialty, is introducing SPARK High School Physical Education, an innovative and technology-rich package of resources for high school physical educators.

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Pearson Connects Digital Solution for Response to Intervention to Common Core Math

To support the growing number of elementary schools turning to Response to Intervention (RTI) to ensure that students are on the path to academic success, Pearson announced the pairing of AIMSweb with enVisionMATH and focusMATH Intensive Intervention. 

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