Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:26pm
Teachers are using the cloud-based lesson planning platform to support Strategic Design lesson-planning, a backward design approach, to create deep, engaging lessons that spark critical thinking in their students, as well as meet benchmarks set out in the CCSS.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:21pm
With the partnership, students and faculty can use Open Badges to promote their achievements within Blackboard Learn™ courses and across the Web using Mozilla’s Open Badges Infrastructure, the most widely used format and only open and shared technical standard for badging and credentialing.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:18pm
The Education Technology Start-Up Collaborative is the brainchild of Eileen Murphy, a former teacher, curriculum developer and district-level manager in Chicago Public Schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:15pm
The new visual status indicator is available as an option on exit devices for both new construction as well as the aftermarket.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:12pm
Naviance Course Planner, an extension of Naviance that allows students to design their own multi-year course plans, will help Plano’s counselors to set post-secondary goals aligned with interests of each student, and then create a comprehensive course of action that connects those same personalized goals to their post-secondary plans.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:10pm
The GuideK12 platform visualizes student data on an interactive map to allow real-time analysis for academic needs, boundary planning, capacity analysis, and resource placement.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 8:08pm
The IN1608 also includes a host of audio switching and processing features. It is available as a standard model with two stereo audio outputs, the IN1608 SA that adds a stereo 4/8 ohm power amplifier, and the IN1608 MA with a mono 70 volt amplifier.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 06/20/2013 - 2:26pm
School supply lists have been a staple of the back-to-school experience for millions of families for decades, and Mead® and Five Star® notebooks and accessories have been on those lists as brands teachers trust and recommend for just as long. Now – through the new TeacherLists.com service – those lists are easier for teachers to post and share and easier for parents to find.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 06/20/2013 - 2:21pm
Many Common Core States Have Yet to Define a Common Core-worthy Diploma,” found that of the 45 states that have voluntarily adopted Common Core, only 11 have aligned their graduation requirements in mathematics with those standards.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 06/20/2013 - 1:58pm
Insight Education Group, K-12 education’s partner in connecting teacher effectiveness and the Common Core, is thrilled to announce its flagship Common Core solution, myCore, which offers teachers on-demand support in creating rigorous, engaging, standards-aligned lessons.