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2014 Technology Site Visits to Showcase Digital Innovations in Public Schools in AZ, MN, CO

The National School Boards Association’s (NSBA) 2014 Education Technology Site Visits will give education professionals the opportunity to experience firsthand innovations in education technology and the best ways to use technology in classrooms.

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Children’s Defense Fund and AASA Announce Partnership

Ten school districts across the country from California to South Carolina have been selected to participate in a public-private initiative to explore effective discipline alternatives to suspension and expulsion.

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ASCD Invites Educator-Driven Conversation with the ASCD Forum and #ASCDEdSpace

From now through April 11, 2014, educators are encouraged to participate in the ASCD Forum online via the ASCD EDge® social networking community and in-person at the 69th ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show.

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School Districts Awarded ‘Mini-Grants’ to Address Students’ Urgent Needs

ASA, The School Superintendents Association, announced last week the 2013 recipients of the Helping Kids Program, a series of “mini-grants” designated to provide for immediate needs of children and their families.

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CoSN 2014 Annual Conference

March 19-22, 2014

Washington, D.C.

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ASCD Announces Updates to Free EduCore™ Common Core Implementation Tool

ASCD, the global education community, announced new features available on its free Common Core implementation tool ASCD EduCore™. For the new year, the updated EduCore website features simpler navigation and expanded resources.

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AASA Announces Finalists for 2014 National Superintendent of the Year

AASA, The School Superintendents Association, announced today the finalists for the 2014 National Superintendent of the Year. This year marks the 27th anniversary of the program, which honors school systems leaders throughout the country.

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IRA-ABA Fast Break for Reading Campaign Sets New Student Reading Goal of Four Million Minutes by March 2014

Fast Break for Reading, a literacy-focused partnership between the International Reading Association (IRA) and the American Basketball Association (ABA), will once again challenge schools and students to accumulate reading minutes to qualify for sports incentives and a chance to attend the ABA finals.

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