Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:13pm
Harrity seized the opportunity to implement small learning communities, change the school’s culture, and empower teachers so all of the school’s nearly 1,400 students would graduate to thrive in the 21st century.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 11:49am
The pairing of the lock and remote fob is always done at the lock and up to ten fobs can be paired in the field to one lock. Likewise, up to ten locks can be paired to one fob. When the fob is pressed for two seconds, it locks down the lock closest in range to avoid accidently locking another door. The typical range is up to 75 feet.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 11:42am
One of the most notable features offered by the DC-12 is its new picture-in-picture functionality, which allows students to view original and zoomed-in images simultaneously – when digital zoom is in use, a large window shows the featured section, while a smaller window keeps perspective on the original image.
Submitted by Tim Goral on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 11:41am
For a limited time, the Kindle (e-book) version of Invent to Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom is available free.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 3:40pm
Incorporating cognitive behavioral research and evidence-based social learning practices, the lessons in The Social Express use “Hollywood quality” animation to model the social skills integral to relationship building as well as career and life success.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 3:34pm
The M100 provides an easy and cost effective method for providing access control to applications where audit trail and monitoring are critical.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 3:30pm
Eight CTE courses are available now for Edmentum’s standards-based Plato Courseware online curriculum, with an additional 24 courses scheduled for release in 2014.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 3:20pm
While security around mobile devices is a constant issue, CDW’s survey found that managing mobility in the workplace presents a much broader set of challenges.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:30pm
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and JASON Learning have worked together to develop real-world school curricula to help teachers and students understand both the importance of recycling and the applications of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (the STEM subjects) in the recycling industry.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:23pm
Designed for classrooms in grades six, seven and eight, the program covers key topics in the curriculum, addressing misunderstandings that frequently confuse students. For example, many students believe that seasons change based on the Earth’s distance from the Sun, when in fact it’s the changing tilt of the Earth’s rotational axis in relation to the Sun that causes the change in seasons.