Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 4:00pm
The purpose of the Federal Magnet School Assistance Program is to help school districts increase public school choices for parents and help districts attract a diverse group of students from throughout their communities.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 3:51pm
School leaders will find out why leading the change demands fundamental shifts in classroom instruction. Leaders also will receive action steps to ensure that each staff member contributes to the success of implementation.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 3:41pm
Access to the right data at the right time allows school administrators to identify the needs of individual students, in order to provide appropriate interventions and deliver more personalized instruction.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:28pm
Within a six month period of time district officials were astonished at the drastic reduction in the number of kids visiting the nurse's office with injuries suffered on the playground. No more nasty splinters from the old mulch and a major decrease in head injuries thanks to the playground's new padded underlay beneath the playground's artificial grass surface.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:26pm
National Principals Month is a time to celebrate the role of principals in raising student achievement and improving schools, while also reminding the public of the need for greater support in leadership development to ensure principals have the resources they need to be successful.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:24pm
Carroll County Public Schools (CCPS), Maryland’s ninth largest school system, announced today it has partnered with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content for K-12 classrooms, to create rich, 21st century learning environments in classrooms district wide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:21pm
MyFit is powered by HOPSports technology and equips schools with the means to provide students greater access to evidence-based and standards-based physical activity.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:09pm
This relationship combines expertise from each company to offer school districts across the country new tools for anticipating the evolving needs of their districts, such as adding or reducing buildings, planning for new developments, boundary changes, resource optimization and enrollment projections.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:05pm
Smart from the Start is the latest brainchild of the Together Counts initiative by the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Discovery Education. Together Counts encourages educators, students and families to live active and healthy lives in an effort to address childhood obesity nationwide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 5:01pm
With a fresh perspective on language arts, Collections places instructional focus on analysis, drawing inferences and conclusions, and producing evidence-based writing.