Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:12pm
With help from a grant from Google, Fairfield University’s School of Engineering will present a workshop June 26-28, 2013 for area high school teachers looking for innovative, out of the box ways to use Google Apps, computer science, and gaming tools in the classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:05pm
A multi-year progression divided into three phases – Explorations, Career Planning and Life Skills, and Pathways – leads students from identifying their career interests in middle school all the way to planning for professional certification in high school.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 9:41am
With a focus on Navigating “Next,” conference sessions will review what's coming next in teaching and learning in a post-PC world, and will prepare education solution providers with the knowledge needed to build the infrastructure, products, and services that schools want or need.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 4:06pm
During the one-hour webinar, Dr. Peter Bittel, a leading special education management expert, and Dr. Nicholas Young, superintendent of South Hadley Public Schools in South Hadley, MA, will share their expertise and first-hand experience with leading successful special education programs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 4:02pm
PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech and occupational therapy services for K-12 students, recently received $8 million in funding to continue the growth of its online therapy services, as well as to expand development into new products and offerings for the special education market.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:57pm
Through the US2020 initiative, these partner companies will join a White House led effort to dramatically scale high-quality STEM mentoring, targeting 20 percent or more of their STEM employees volunteering at least 20 hours a year.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:53pm
Nautilus weaves leading-edge science, culture and philosophy into a single story told by the world's leading thinkers and writers.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:44pm
The agreement follows Silverback Learning Solutions recent partnership with Ednovo, a non-profit education technology start-up that develops Gooru, a search engine for learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:13pm
Parent’s Pad, an assessment tool designed to deliver the most comprehensive feedback on preschoolers’ learning, was launched today by award-winning educational technology company Kidaptive. Parent’s Pad integrates with Leo’s Pad, an iPad app that combines a series of animated educational stories with activities that customize learning to a child’s ability.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:11pm
One Call Now, the leading group message & notification provider, today announced the launch of its latest anti-bullying service for students, parents, and educators, the Safe School Helpline®. With the addition of this anonymous hotline and direct access to crisis counselors, One Call Now offers a complete school safety solution.