Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 2:33pm
Because every hour counts, two local Katy citizens were given honorary hourglasses today by intelliVOL, makers of x2VOL. Assistant Principal Romulo “Rom” Crespo from Morton Ranch High School and Jeanmarie Mayfield who volunteers at Seven Lakes High School, were recognized with a special award for their efforts to develop community service programs at their respective schools.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 12:00pm
Learn how technology can be leveraged to deliver language skills.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 11:59am
Attend our web seminar to learn the keys to meeting the new Common Core State Standards for Math.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 11:57am
ESL programs face new challenges.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 10:43am
More than 1.2 million students already have access to thousands of books on the myON platform, but this expansion will provide them with unlimited anytime, anywhere access to their personalized learning environment from virtually any device using the Android operating system.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 3:15pm
As executive director of the Southwest Center for Educational Excellence, a consortium of 45 public school districts, private schools, colleges, and universities, I feel it is my duty to share some thoughts on Senate Bill 26, sponsored by Sen. Will Kraus of Lee’s Summit.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 3:11pm
When School Committee Chairman Jonathan Pope called out both Counselor-at-Large Bruce Tobey and the Times, he actually reached out in a manner that the entire school committee should have long before now.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 3:05pm
Lincoln (Neb.) Public Schools will have two former Omaha-area school administrators on its executive team. Liz Standish, 38, controller for Omaha Public Schools since 2007, was hired as the district’s associate superintendent of business affairs, replacing Mark Shepard. Shepard will return as the school district’s associate superintendent for a year, then will become superintendent.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 2:59pm
According to district board president Steve Sabo, the Niagara-Wheatfield (N.Y.) Central School District will have a full-time superintendent when the school year begins in September. Sabo confirmed the school board was to appoint its next leader at its meeting on Thursday night.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 2:55pm
Tim Wilson will step into Carrollton (Mich.) Public Schools in July as superintendent. The district, which is just outside Saginaw, hired the Clinton High School principal on Monday, according to Carrollton school board president Phillip Abney.