Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:54pm
October 29 - November 2, 2013
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:50pm
The conference—which will take place over two and a half days—will focus on the topic of teaching excellence and will have more than 150 sessions tailored for educators of all levels, including teachers, teacher leaders, principals, and district supervisors.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:47pm
On Monday, Daniel A. Domenech, executive director of the American Association of School Superintendents (AASA) released AASA’s response to President Obama’s FY14 Proposed Budget.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:19pm
Facing increased competition for students and the funding that comes with each, many public schools and districts are embracing new ways of promoting themselves.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:17pm
As Chicago prepares to close 54 schools in an attempt to rescue an academically and financially failing educational system, one of its greatest challenges will be safely maneuvering thousands of students to and from class through the patchwork of rival gang territories that cover large parts of the nation's third-largest city.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 3:14pm
When diners at an exclusive food tasting recently noshed on sesame green beans and flame-roasted redskin potatoes, they weren’t celebrating at the area’s newest culinary hot spot. Instead, these gourmands were huddled in a high school cafeteria sampling almost 40 delicacies that soon could become permanent items for thousands of children who eat lunch and breakfast in this northern Virginia school district each day.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 2:56pm
Susan Grobsmith’s children will slide the state English exam back across the desk when their teachers hand them out Tuesday. The three children in grades four through eight at West Genesee will fold their hands in their laps and politely refuse to take the standardized test.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 1:49pm
Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced an agreement with the Associated Press (AP) to digitize their corporate archives, including millions of pages of news copy (some never-before published), bureau records, correspondence, the personal papers of reporters and more.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 1:47pm
Goodgames, built by Goodsearch LLC and powered by Arkadium, is the first online game provider to give everyday cash donations for free to the nonprofit or school of the player’s choosing.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 1:44pm
Capstone Digital, industry leader in personalized literacy solutions, is thrilled to announce that myON™ reader was named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Education CODiE Awards in multiple categories, Best PK-12 Personalized Learning Solution and Best Reading/English/ELL Instructional Solution.