Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 4:02pm
As the district's teachers hit the picket lines for the start of their third week on strike, not much has changed outside the schools.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 4:02pm
September 20-23, 2013
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 4:00pm
The National School Boards Association (NSBA) has filed an amicus brief in an employment case asking the U.S. Supreme Court not to hamper school districts’ abilities to discipline or fire employees.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:58pm
At ASCD's 68th Annual Conference and Exhibit Show in Chicago, Ill., Joshua Garcia, deputy superintendent of Tacoma Public Schools in Tacoma, Wash., and Ryan Twentey, a photography teacher at Parkville High School in Parkville, Md., were announced as winners of the association’s prestigious 2013 Outstanding Young Educator Award (OYEA).
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:54pm
Foreign language studies could be de-emphasized statewide by a bill that would drop it as a high school graduation requirement.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:47pm
DEN will provide guidance and resources for school district technology decision makers in developing wireless infrastructure to support a one-device-per student 24/7 learning environment.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:38pm
Mr. Cohen will replace McGraw-Hill School Education President Dan Caton, who recently announced his retirement after 43 years in the education industry.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:36pm
The grants program supports the purpose of Brain Awareness Week in promoting a broader understanding of the importance of brain research and its contribution to effective learning and cognitive development in schools.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:36pm
The mayor of Buffalo has no official role in the city’s school system, except to provide the school district with tax revenue the city collects on its behalf. But in the eyes of many survey respondents, that doesn't let Mayor Byron W. Brown off the hook for the sorry state of city schools.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:33pm
Together, they see a national movement bearing down on Montana and feel it could ultimately damage a strong public-school system, which they see as vital to a rural state like Montana, he says.