Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 11:28pm
View the on-demand presentation from two administrators and an expert from Thesys International for a presentation and advice on how to make the most of this model.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 11:26pm
Glastonbury (Conn.) Public Schools is the latest district to roll out a plan to provide iPads to its 2,200 high school students
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 11:23pm
Manage essential workforce information in one platform – with one employee record and one simple user interface.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 2:16pm
Washington's new WaKIDS program, which stands for Washington kindergarten inventory of developing skills, is designed to help kindergarten teachers better understand the strengths and weaknesses of children.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 2:00pm
Another four school districts “scrubbed” students from their rolls and might have been awarded higher state report-card ratings than they deserved, says a state audit released this afternoon.
Canton, Cincinnati, Northridge schools in Montgomery County and Winton Woods schools in Hamilton County are the additional districts found to have systemically withdrawn then re-enrolled students who had never actually left, a process called “scrubbing.”
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 1:44pm
Bill would require public schools to allow home-schoolers to participate in sports, other extracurricular activities.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 1:30pm
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all, today announced that Dr. David L. Evans, former Director of the Center for Sustainability: Earth, Energy, and Climate at Noblis, Inc., will serve as the association's new Executive Director.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 1:02pm
Discovery Communications, Miami Dade College (MDC) and Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) announced a partnership to provide career exploration and job skills development opportunities for MDC and MDCPS students.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 12:59pm
Teaching math and science has never been more engaging. A new product launched is allowing teachers to use quad-copters, robotic-arms and rovers to teach math and science using dedicated educational apps aligned with mandated standards.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/11/2013 - 12:50pm
Staff Development for Educators (SDE), one of the nation's leading providers of professional development for K-12 educators, is pleased to announce its 2013 PreK-1 Educators Common Core State Standards Academy, taking place July 20-22, 2013 in Chicago.