DA Daily

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

N.Y. Schools’ Failure to Improve May Lead to More Closings

New York City’s Education Department may step up its efforts to close schools after more than 150 of them posted a third straight year of mediocre results on their annual progress reports.

Read more »

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

A Struggling School, a Bitter Fight, and No Hollywood Ending in Sight

Doreen Diaz left the red carpet movie premiere of “Won’t Back Down” in New York City last week feeling encouraged.

Read more »

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

More N.J. Pupils Eating Breakfast in Schools, but State Participation Still Lags

The number of low-income children who receive breakfast in New Jersey schools each day has dramatically increased, according to a new report released today, but the state still lags far behind nationally.

Read more »

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

Study: Obama Turnaround Plans Force 'Schools to Run like Corporations'

President Obama’s School Improvement Grant program should be overhauled because it works on the assumption that educational improvement can come from market-based reforms, “forcing schools to run like corporations,” according to a new report from a union-backed think tank.

Read more »

Customizing the classroom for each student using digital resources


Join this web seminar to learn how to use digital resources to achieve learning gains by providing customized instruction.

Read more »

Action for Healthy Kids


Nutrition and Physical Education experts address the issues of childhood undernourishment and obesity, and support school districts in increasing opportunities for children to conquer these issues.

Read more »

Healthy Steps Forward


Dannon Institute and District Administration have teamed up to provide important information on school wellness policies and improving student health.

Read more »

Blended learning in elementary schools.


Find out how classroom technology can improve outcomes for all students.

Read more »

From Kindergarten to a Master's Degree: Tule River ED Delivers

Believing that education is a lifelong process and not a destination, the Tule River Indian Tribe (Porterville, Calif.) is doing all it can to invest in its youth — the future leaders of their community.

Connecticut Town School Bus Drivers Mull Medical Training

Branford, CT school officials are asking its school bus contractor to see if drivers can be trained to use emergency equipment if a student is having an extreme allergic reaction.

Read more »

Pages