Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 8:06pm
Progressive companies attract creative, productive talent with the way they “manage people,” which truthfully is not to manage people at all. Rather than buy into the “productivity can only be seen” mode of thinking, companies that embrace the virtualization of work product attract that always sought after motivated self-starter.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 8:00pm
Sales training and coaching strategies that focus primarily on behaviors aren’t adequately preparing sales professionals to connect, persuade and win in today's tough environment.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 7:55pm
At iD, kids and teens learn from playing the game, but mostly from recreating it. Students program modifications through Java, and implement ideas into their own Minecraft worlds.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 7:50pm
The move gives teachers and students access to the lessons outside of school, ensuring learning continues even after the school day ends.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 7:29pm
The program is SOAR Study Skills, which simplifies study habits to make learning easier. Authored by Susan Kruger, M.Ed., SOAR is a leading resource for all learners seeking effective, stress-free study habits.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 7:23pm
Texthelp Inc., provider of award-winning literacy software solutions, today announced that Read&Write GOLD with Web Apps was named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Education CODiE Awards for Best Solution for Special Needs Students category and Fluency Tutor was named a finalist for the Best Reading/English/Ell Instruction Solution category.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:51pm
Few people are aware of the risks of fire and electrical hazards among children and their families. Records indicate that in 2011, U.S. Fire Departments responded to a fire on average every 23 seconds and more than 370,000 home structure fires were reported.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:13pm
The Center will create a portfolio of digital learning projects to enhance student achievement in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:10pm
The working paper, New and Alternative Assessments, Digital Badges and Civics, specifically focuses on digital badges – electronic icons awarded for the acquisition of knowledge or skill that are increasingly common features of many web-enabled applications – as a “promising approach” to overcoming the difficulties in assessing competent civics education learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 12:03pm
The Tennessee Charter Schools Association (TCSA), the leading charter school advocacy organization in the Volunteer state, will be our first, anchor partner for this exciting initiative. TCSA, founded in 1998, serves quality public charter schools by educating communities, empowering supporters, and promoting legislation to create an educational landscape of excellent options for all students.