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School Improvement Network Releases Results of Guns & School Safety Survey

More than 10,600 K-12 educators responded, revealing a consensus of educator sentiment about how safe schools are in light of the recent Sandy Hook shooting, and what should be done to ensure student and educator safety.

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USA Today Education Grant Request

Receive a complimentary classroom program from the USA TODAY Charitable Foundation and/or one of our Education partners!

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AMX Introduces New Tool to Guide Technology Decision Makers

This new resource is being developed to assist in the time-consuming task of educating consumers about the benefits that technology automation can offer them and their entire companies to be more productive, more efficient and more able to focus on their best work.

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Pearson Congratulates Nation’s Superintendent of the Year

In 2007, Dr. Edwards made the bold move to swap out textbooks for digital learning, with the intent of creating a "culture of digital conversion" for every student, every teacher and every administrator in Mooresville.

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Report Highlights Role of Nonprofits in Overcoming Educational Effects of Poverty

The report, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies and authored by Dr. Bob Balfanz, co-director of the Everyone Graduates Center at the Johns Hopkins University School of Education, argues that in order to overcome the educational impacts of poverty, high-need schools must provide direct, evidence-based supports for students.

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Partnership Creates Unparalleled Staff Evaluation Resource

Standard for Success, an online, fully customizable teacher evaluation platform created by educators, announces today a partnership with Roanoke, Va.-based Interactive Achievement, which provides web-based assessment and data management software for school districts.

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Vivantech Offers Free Kuali Coeus Webinar

Vivantech, a premier Kuali Commercial Affiliate, announced that they are holding its Kuali Coeus (KC) Webinar for a second time. KC is a comprehensive research administration system and one of the multiple open-source modules that are part of the Kuali technology stack.

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Retired Teacher Unveils 'Apps With Curriculum' Site in Effort to Align Educational Apps With Common-Core Lesson Plans

Cyndie Sebourn, a retired Arkansas educator, founded Apps With Curriculum to make educational apps better suited for classroom use. All curriculum is downloadable and free to access.

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School Specialty Partners with Curriculum Concepts International on Early Reading Program

Through the relationship, Premier will work with CCI to bring early reading intervention and prevention programs to market. The exclusive distribution partnership could develop into a more comprehensive relationship that would include content collaboration for new products.

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Edgenuity Expands Summer School Offering, Supports Diverse Academic Needs of Resource-Strained Schools

Edgenuity’s summer school program includes 185 courses in core curriculum, credit recovery and electives, as well as state-certified online teaching services, all available with flexible and attractive pricing.

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