Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 5:03pm
Follett Corporation today announced that the company’s Board of Directors has elected Mary Lee Schneider as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective November 26, 2012. Schneider joins Follett after serving as RR Donnelley’s President, Digital Solutions and Chief Technology Officer. She also served on Follett’s Board of Directors for 11 years.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 2:58pm
Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced that Auraria Library in Denver, Colorado is the winner of the Out-of-the-Box Marketing Contest, launched in September at R-Squared – The Risk and Reward Conference.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 2:43pm
The Turning Foundation in collaboration with the Eastern Ohio P-16 Partnership for Education is launching a new website focused on connecting the public with Northeastern Ohio education.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 12:38pm
CTB/McGraw-Hill, the nation’s leading educational assessment partner, announced the launch of Acuity® Performance Task System, a new performance assessment authoring system and item bank, which will enable teachers for the first time to evaluate project-based learning across multiple subjects using meaningful, research-based assessment methods.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 10:49am
The results are coming in from a US Department of Education funded study of Responsive Classroom, a nationally recognized evidence-based approach to teaching that increases academic achievement, decreases problem behaviors, improves social skills, and leads to more high-quality instruction.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 3:07pm
School Improvement Network, the leader in Common Core and teacher effectiveness resources, releases the newest method for increasing student learning and achievement in math.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:42pm
With more than 20 schools in New York City unable to reopen and dozens of schools in New Jersey still closed in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced that it will donate one million books to schools and libraries in the hardest-hit areas of the tri-state region.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:36pm
Those with educational institutions and school districts that are considering investing in a private digital communications network are invited to attend the Digital Signage Connection's (DSC) free webcast at 2pm EDT, on Thursday, 11/29.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 2:29pm
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a United States manufacturer of dependable furniture products that improve how people work and learn, announced an expansion to its MDM Cart line, which includes three new models with a 20 percent smaller footprint for more options to fit needs and budgets in K-12, higher education and business environments.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 11/09/2012 - 12:27pm
ClassLink, the leader in cloud and web-based education solutions, is proud to announce that ClassLink LaunchPad™, won an Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning in the ‘Best Upgraded Product’ category.