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Texas Senate Confirms Cargill as SBOE Chair

The Texas Senate Wednesday unanimously confirmed Barbara Cargill as chair of the State Board of Education.

Miss our web seminar on implementing dynamic location-based Internet content filtering in your district?

Learn how districts can successfully manage Internet access to a vast number of devices in an environment of diverse needs based on grade level, location, training and role.

Noteworthy Books

Recommended reading for district leaders.

TipSoft for Education

Allows students to confidentially share bullying and other safety issues with administrators through Web, SMS, and Android or Apple iOS mobile applications.

Workforce Ready from Kronos

Manage essential workforce information in one platform – with one employee record and one simple user interface.

Big District Wi-Fi Technology for Small and Medium-Sized Districts

Learn practical ways to get the tech you need when your resources are limited. View the on-demand presentation.

Taking Technology to its Limit

The Princeton City (Ohio) School District leverages multiple computing tools and robust social media to engage students—and the community—in education.

Test Scores of Hispanics Vary Widely Across 5 States

Of all the changes sweeping through the American public education system, one of the most significant is simply demographic: the growing population of Hispanic students.

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More Money for Poorest Orange County (Calif.) Schools in New Plan

Orange County schools that teach poor students and those who don't speak English would get more money under a new formula released Wednesday.

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Maine District Deals with Challenges of 25 Different Languages

Fernando Melo from Columbia, Leakhelin Virak from Cambodia and Mohammed Bani Jameel from Iraq work on their English proficiency through short chapter books, while Tumaini Kasongo from Uganda completes assignments on her computer during a Westbrook Middle School language arts class.

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