Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 3:47pm
There are major concerns as to how a kidnapping was allowed to happen inside a Philadelphia school.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 3:44pm
The Baltimore school system is paying bonuses to teachers and administrators at struggling schools that reduce suspensions, drawing criticism from union leaders who say the program could provide a financial incentive to ignore problems and jeopardize school safety.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 3:39pm
Christine C. Quinn, the City Council speaker and a presumptive candidate for mayor of New York, laid out a vision for improving the city’s schools in a speech on Tuesday in which she emphasized an increased focus on literacy, using accomplished teachers as mentors and extending the school day for many students.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 12:20pm
Small district makes big gains with online curriculum, support
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:48am
observe4success, a leading provider of classroom observation and walkthrough software is thrilled to announce that it has kicked off 2013 with numerous exciting product enhancements to its fully customizable teacher observation platform.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:01am
Psychologist and father of an adult son with autism, Robert A. Naseef, Ph.D., combines his personal experiences and professional background to share insight into the complex care of children and families affected by autism in his latest book, Autism in the Family: Caring and Coping Together.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 10:19am
On January 13th, Megan Berkle, a high school biology teacher from Huntington Park, California, will join the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation to survey coral reefs of the Gambier Islands, French Polynesia.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 10:03am
Charter school proponents, including this newspaper, always make the point that charter schools are public schools. When they work best, they are places that can strike a spark with students who are not learning in a traditional environment.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 9:57am
The education dynamic setting up in this year’s Legislature goes like this: School superintendents and teacher groups are pressing legislators to restore school funding that was cut in the 2011 session while also pushing for a new way of measuring and testing students and their schools.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 9:44am