Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 9:56am
Damian Creamer, Founder and CEO of FlipSwitch, recently participated in a special advocacy trip to Washington, DC, hosted by the Internet Marketing Association (IMA) to advocate for innovation in technology-based education. The visit offered an exclusive opportunity for an intimate delegation to participate in a series of seminars and meetings with key decision makers.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:14pm
Discover how the McGraw-Hill Reading Wonders program unlocks the Common Core Standards through a digital, dynamic and engaging student/teacher experience.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:12pm
View the on-demand presentation to learn how this new technology is enabling individualized, differentiated instruction for elementary math.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 10:10pm
A principal’s job is only getting harder, according to the latest MetLife Survey of the American Teacher.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:20pm
Classrooms crowded with more than 30 students. No electives or advanced placement classes. No sports or music. This is the future for some local schools if finances continue on their current trend — and it might happen sooner than later.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:13pm
In the immigration reform bill from the Senate, it tried to address the immediate vacancies in STEM jobs by allowing companies to bring in more foreign workers and included a national fund meant to boost STEM education and help produce more workers trained in the high-skill fields so we do not have to rely on foreign workers.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:08pm
A new law will, in part, provide an additional payment for districts with more than 250 elementary students or more than 800 high school students, and divide oil and gas revenues.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 5:01pm
Ignoring a problem has never made it go away. But that’s exactly what some are suggesting Gov. Paul LePage and the Maine Department of Education do after our new A-F grade system was announced last week.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 4:57pm
A panel of 28 Newtown officials voted unanimously for a plan to tear down Sandy Hook Elementary school, the site of one of the worst school massacres in U.S. history, and rebuild a new school in its place.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 4:52pm
Nearly half of the more than 20 school closures announced by the Flint School District over the last decade have been in predominantly black neighborhoods on the northwest side of the city, according to an MLive-Flint Journal analysis.