Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:39pm
The Agriculture Department is proposing new rules that would blacklist high-calorie drinks, fatty chips and sugary snack cakes sold in vending machines or in lunch lines.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:37pm
‘I have not heard great things about Potomac,’ one parent says
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:36pm
Sony has announced a new K12 Education Initiative which focuses on helping schools easily integrate devices into the classroom, allowing teachers and administrators to better harness the power of tablet and mobile technologies for education.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:32pm
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21), the leading organization advocating for 21st century readiness for every student, and the Pearson Foundation, announced the launch of the 21st Century Learning Exemplar Program, a new collaborative effort to identify and document exemplary 21st century learning practices that are improving student learning in classrooms and communities across the United States.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:25pm
The Los Angeles Unified School District/Special Olympics Unified Basketball League aims to help students of all capabilities interact with one another.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:25pm
PBS LearningMedia today released findings from a national survey of pre-K-12 teachers that provides a current snapshot of how teachers are utilizing technology in America’s classrooms, the types of technology teachers have access to and their attitudes toward technology.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:23pm
MSA Security (MSA), an industry leader in high consequence threat protection and specialized training dedicated to helping schools enhance their security measures, is hosting a free symposium to help school officials better understand and address the active shooter threat impacting the nation's schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:16pm
Voyager Learning, the leading provider of preK–12 intervention learning solutions and education services, announces the new Summer School Grant Program, which provides qualifying districts with substantial grant awards to support the implementation of research-driven summer school solutions.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:13pm
Built in 2011 with $25 million from Illinois taxpayers, the curvy, stainless-steel structure that houses the UNO Soccer Academy Elementary Charter School leaps out from the neighboring landscape of boxy brick houses on the Southwest Side.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:08pm
Researchers are questioning how California's schools have managed the more than 5.5 million acres that the federal government granted to the state when it joined the union, according the San Francisco Chronicle.