Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 2:26pm
Socioeconomic inequality among U.S. students skews international comparisons of test scores, finds a new report released today by the Stanford Graduate School of Education and the Economic Policy Institute. When differences in countries' social class compositions are adequately taken into account, the performance of U.S. students in relation to students in other countries improves markedly.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:27pm
Understanding now more than ever that school shootings are a very real fear for parents and school administrators, an Ohio company has customized its proven emergency response solution for use in schools nationwide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:23pm
Epson is offering two 3D projection choices – one based on active 3D technology and the other on passive 3D technology – which both deliver three times brighter colors than most competitive projectors2, allowing 3D content to be easily viewed in typical, well-lit classroom settings.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:18pm
IESD (Interactive Educational Systems Design, Inc.), the leading market research organization for education, has launched a redesigned website featuring recent projects the company has undertaken and providing seamless integration with the company’s online EDRoom focus group environment.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:10pm
Following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, the nation's leading school safety organization is calling for increased patrols at schools nationwide, but also to include elementary, private and charter schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:08pm
The Oklahoma State School Board Association (OSSBA), an association dedicated to promoting quality education for the children of Oklahoma through training and information services to school board members, today announces a partnership with Aspex Solutions, the providers of AppliTrack Recruiting, the leading online hiring system for K12 organizations.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:06pm
Crestron recently awarded Principal Cradduck with the Summum Bonum Award for Excellence in Teaching during a special award ceremony.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 12:02pm
Tools4ever, the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IdM) solutions, is pleased to announce that during the previous quarter several secondary schools and universities have chosen to implement User Management Resource Administrator (UMRA) to improve security and efficiency of their user account management for staff, students, and parents.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:48am
observe4success, a leading provider of classroom observation and walkthrough software is thrilled to announce that it has kicked off 2013 with numerous exciting product enhancements to its fully customizable teacher observation platform.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:01am
Psychologist and father of an adult son with autism, Robert A. Naseef, Ph.D., combines his personal experiences and professional background to share insight into the complex care of children and families affected by autism in his latest book, Autism in the Family: Caring and Coping Together.