Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 08/30/2014 - 2:13pm
September 19-22, 2014
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 10:32pm
Sally Ride Science's newest professional development course, STEM Connections to Common Core, offers training designed to help educators use classroom lessons in STEM to support specific Common Core State Standards.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:14pm
NGN, Parker FiberNet and ETC Communications launched a partnership to create the Education Exchange, a 3,600-mile, fiber optic network to connect schools across 30 north Georgia counties. The educational network allows more than 330 schools and facilities to share instructional material, textbooks, classroom resources and administration assets.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:05pm
New Media Technology Charter School in Philadelphia and its unionized teachers have ratified their first-ever contract. The agreement includes options for higher pay for teachers with specialized certifications.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 8:34am
Hundreds of teachers and administrators from Crystal Lake Elementary District 47 and surrounding schools turned out for the district's first annual Transliteracy conference. The two-day conference was aimed at arming teachers, staff and administrators with knowledge on how to integrate technology and literacy in the classroom.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 7:20am
The board of Prospect's Region 16 hired Matthew Brennan as the district's new director of technology. He was previously the technology coordinator for Litchfield's public schools. Brennan will replace Bruce Bartmess, who has officially retired.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 7:15am
Robert Berkowitz was picked as the new director of technology for South Washington County Schools. He’s worked in the technology department since 2012 and was manager of systems and networks during the rollout of the district’s new technology initiative.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 7:07am
Seven new or renovated high schools are opening this year in Boston’s suburbs at an average cost of $100 million each. New technology to boost students’ learning and increase security include at least 200 surveillance cameras at each high school, Chromebooks and a public access cable station.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 6:53am
November 4-7, 2014
Palm Springs, Calif.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 08/26/2014 - 6:52am
October 30-November 2, 2014