Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:45am
TipTxt is a tipline that allows for confidential text conversations between students and school officials about critical challenges that students experience such as bullying and issues that relate to bullying, such as abuse, self-esteem or confidence problems.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:32am
Now K-8 students around the country can build those skills by reading hundreds of engaging, high quality articles written by some of today’s top journalists through a new collaboration between ReadWorks, the free, proven, research-based Common Core-aligned program, and Narratively, a premium platform devoted to original, in-depth and untold stories.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:25am
These annual awards honor students who have overcome significant challenges to build proficiency in reading and math, as well as teachers who go above and beyond on a daily basis to provide their students with every opportunity to improve their skills.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:22am
Comsewogue School District in New York’s Suffolk County adopted Follett’s Aspen Student Information System (SIS) because it will not only save taxpayer’s money, but the SIS also will make the jobs of staff and teachers easier while boosting communication with parents.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 11:15am
Based on the success of SDE's annual Administrator Summit in Las Vegas, this one-day, high-intensity Summit brings together an all-star team of educational thought leaders to help K-12 superintendents, principals, assistant principals, and other administrators meet the most pressing challenges they face—right now.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:32am
This is a major milestone for the e-learning pioneer, as approximately 250 12th graders from around the state are graduating for the first time ever with a FLVS FT high school diploma.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:28am
In the report, "Work Readiness Standards and Benchmarks," ACT articulates the specific factors important for an individual to experience success in the workplace throughout a lifetime.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:25am
With new and existing robust content from the most innovative and reputable education content developers, Knovation subscribers benefit from the digital learning experience provided through resources that are curated and continuously reviewed by educators, aligned to state and Common Core standards, intelligently tagged for flexible search and accessible in multiple formats.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 10:20am
This mission goes beyond simply keeping children occupied. Research by the National Summer Learning Association shows that students lose an average of two months’ worth of learned instruction over the summer.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 06/03/2013 - 4:38pm
Each year speech-language pathologists provide strategies to help thousands of children manage their stuttering, but these clinicians may not be trained to help deal with the bullying these children often face, says a Purdue University expert.