Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/12/2013 - 2:29pm
Attendees at ASCD's 2013 Annual Conference and Exhibit Show, held March 16–18, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill., will be able to improve their conference and professional development experience by downloading a new ASCD app that puts important conference information at their fingertips.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 10:50am
DeLaSalle High School (Minn.) senior guard Luke Scott uses his own devices to analyze, dissect, and prepare for opponents. Sitting in the comfort of his home, with no teammates, coaches or projectors around, Scott taps on his school-supplied iPad to watch videos of how Blake's offense handles a zone defense and how Providence Academy breaks a full-court press.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 10:18am
Investing in technology is a top priority for the Concord (N.H.) School District, with money budgeted for increasing wireless access, providing iPads for students and more in next year’s proposed $72.8 million budget, which was presented to the school board last night.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 10:05am
Today's graduates will barely recognize the high schools those born this year will attend, as technology dramatically transforms education in the next decade. Technology already helps students learn more and better, and makes their learning more relevant to the changing needs of families and the economy.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 3:25pm
Mesa Public Schools
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 2:58pm
As teaching and technology are increasingly intertwined, rural schools, including some in the area, often are left lacking access to the high-speed broadband necessary to keep up with the latest education trends.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 10:11am
In Arizona’s rural Cottonwood Oak Creek School District, 70 percent of students receive a free or reduced-price lunch. Because many students do not have the resources at home to learn about and interact with technology, the team at Cottonwood wanted to foster improved technology skills, while also promoting student engagement in class.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 9:35am
Introducing new technology into schools can be difficult, due to time constraints and a lack of resources. But your school can find a new way to help teachers integrate technology into the classroom.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Fri, 02/01/2013 - 3:45pm
Technology is so prevalent today, why not engage students in school with the same interactive devices and communication tools they love using? That’s the approach the Princeton City (Ohio) School District is taking to complement classroom instruction, and it is definitely working.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 2:40pm
An explosion in the popularity of high school robotics teams suddenly has made it chic to be geek.