Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:35pm
The charter school movement has former Sens. Jim Horne and Al Lawson making the rounds in the Capitol. But its most effective lobbyists may be the 300 or so students in Tallahassee on Tuesday.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:29pm
The National Rifle Association's National School Shield project released a series of recommendations Tuesday it says will help keep schools safer, including a training program for teachers and other school staff who want to carry a firearm.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:13pm
The Center will create a portfolio of digital learning projects to enhance student achievement in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:10pm
The working paper, New and Alternative Assessments, Digital Badges and Civics, specifically focuses on digital badges – electronic icons awarded for the acquisition of knowledge or skill that are increasingly common features of many web-enabled applications – as a “promising approach” to overcoming the difficulties in assessing competent civics education learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:03pm
The Tennessee Charter Schools Association (TCSA), the leading charter school advocacy organization in the Volunteer state, will be our first, anchor partner for this exciting initiative. TCSA, founded in 1998, serves quality public charter schools by educating communities, empowering supporters, and promoting legislation to create an educational landscape of excellent options for all students.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:36am
A half-day workshop, The Valuable Connection Between Quality Content and Technology, is the second course in the 2013 Series and is scheduled for April 18 on Stanford University's campus in Palo Alto, CA.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:24am
Celebrating Innovative Classroom Technology
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:21am
See how the Aventa curriculum can help improve student achievement, expand your course catalog, avoid costly textbook replacement and offer scheduling flexibility.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:19am
View the on-demand presentation on creating an IEP in math for every student.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/01/2013 - 4:42pm
Lawmakers in North Dakota, Arkansas and Texas are now pushing bills that would defund comprehensive sex education programs for at-risk teenagers.