Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/27/2014 - 9:43pm
Big Spring School District in Pennsylvania has selected Follett’s Aspen student information system for its student data collection, reporting and management. The Aspen platform connects student information to classroom curricular, educational and communication tools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/27/2014 - 2:13pm
Changing industry requirements can mean even the most traditional career tech fields will require more training. While some programs are in cutting-edge fields, like biotechnology, robotics and athletic health care, many are the same programs that have been offered for decades.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 4:41pm
Discovery Education has begun working with Tennessee’s Oak Ridge Schools to create digital learning environments in classrooms districtwide. Through a six-year partnership, Discovery Education will support Oak Ridge Schools’ plan to implement a 1-to-1 learning initiative with digital content and professional development.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 9:46am
November 4-7, 2014
Palm Springs, Calif.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 9:45am
June 28-July 1, 2014
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 9:42am
April 2-4, 2014
New York, N.Y.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 4:42pm
When planning the implementation of a huge technology initiative, where audio enhancement and camera technologies would be placed in 552 classrooms in one summer, the key to success was rethinking how we deliver professional learning.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 4:39pm
District 214 Director of Technology Keith Bockwoldt has received the Consortium for School Networking’s 2014 Withrow National CTO Award. Bockwoldt designed the district's Educational Technology Replacement and Initiative Program and introduced a 1-to-1 program featuring 5,000 iPads for student use.
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Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 4:34pm
A year from now, Washington students will take the latest round of standardized tests on a computer. A lot of students will log into several devices all at the same time, within a short window, taking up significant chunks of their district’s bandwidth. As the state transitions to the new technology-based tests, districts are preparing their technological infrastructures—namely computers and Internet capacity.
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Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 4:27pm
Thomas Baileys replaces Vincent Nallo, who retired in December, as the new administrative director of Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County. He faces a school with declining enrollment and takes over in the middle of an $18 million renovation project.
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