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.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:32pm
LearnSprout, the first universal application programming interface (API) for K-12 education announced last week that it had registered more than 3,300 schools for its new Dashboard product.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:29pm
A plan to suspend California's standardized testing for certain grades while new computerized exams are developed could save $15 million, the state's top education official said.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:12pm
As Metro schools officials dig in to halt legislation that would create a new state panel able to authorize charter schools, their final argument is a fiscal one: protecting the purse of Metro government.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:08pm
New findings based on more than 20 years of research suggest that despite decades of controversy, elementary school teachers now feel fine placing students in "ability groups."
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 12:29pm
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has made closing large, low-performing high schools like Adlai E. Stevenson High School in the Bronx a linchpin of his reform strategy. In the big schools’ place, he opened smaller, often theme-based schools designed to give students a more supportive educational experience.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 12:13pm
Mark Kleinhans says he knows he’s in for a challenge in moving to the Bedford Public Schools as superintendent, but he’s confident he'll be equal to it.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 12:11pm
Croley believes success in high school isn't only about instruction in the classroom.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 12:05pm
If you're reading this, you probably spent years of your childhood in the classroom. And the memory that suffuses my school days is boredom.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 8:58am
At what Chairman Dave Allegretto called the group's "favorite" event of the year, the Ocean City (Md.) Education Foundation gave away $17,822 in educational grants on Friday. Awards covered all three Ocean City schools — ranging from a new dance floor for the dance fitness program in the high school's successful School Choice program to a new scoreboard for use in Intermediate School and community athletic events and classes to laptop computers for use by first-graders at the Primary School.