Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 1:00pm
In a survey of 600 registered voters conducted as students were preparing to return to school from the summer holiday, less than one-third of those surveyed (32 percent) gave an "A" or "B" (excellent or above average) to Pennsylvania's public schools. Two out of five Pennsylvania voters surveyed gave Commonwealth schools a "C" (for average) grade.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:46pm
Atomic Learning has expanded its training collection to include a series of tutorials on Windows 8, as well as training on Captivate 6 for PC users, Flash and Photoshop CS6, Sakai 2.8 for Students and SMART Board Notebook 11 to the Atomic Integrate library.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:33pm
In an ongoing effort to help bring clarity and practical guidance to schools and teachers as they transition to assessments for the Common Core State Standards, CTB/McGraw-Hill has released a comprehensive eGuide, “Getting from Here to Core: How to Launch the Program that Launches Students.”
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:20pm
Generation YES, the leader in student-led technology learning, and Oba, a global cloud-based learning platform provider of the University of Oregon, announced a partnership that will teach students to lead online learning efforts in their schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:15pm
With financial hardship continuing to hit businesses hard, countless people are feeling hopeless that any company will be offering job opportunities but Varsity Tutors is.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 4:44pm
Valley teenagers are turning to synthetic drugs that are widely available, as evidenced by last week’s incident at Mesa High School.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 3:31pm
ASCD, a global leader in providing programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner, has launched a new, free app for iPad bringing valuable professional development content to educators anywhere.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 3:26pm
Super Duper Publications has introduced the WH Question Cards Apps for all Apple devices, now available in the iTunes App Store.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 3:18pm
The University of Chicago Press is pleased to announce the release of a new app based on its bestselling University of Chicago Spanish-English Dictionary.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 3:10pm
In an effort to meet the requirements of the New Jersey’s Anti‐Bullying Bill of Rights and improve and maintain student safety, Freehold Borough School District is launching an online risk management, incident reporting and prevention platform called TIPS.