Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:34am
According to the survey, more than a quarter of students believe they will be unprepared to manage their finances upon high school graduation. In addition, students surveyed demonstrated that they do not understand basic financial facts and concepts.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:30am
Of Kentucky’s 174 school districts, the remaining Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) is working with Tyler on a migration plan, and will keep its more than 100,000 students and 6,400 teachers on its current, on-premise Munis system until the migration is complete.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:25am
The new division complements MRL’s vision to synthesize high-quality education research and high-quality educational technology research to improve student learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:59pm
The Hyper-Personalized Intelligent Tutors project will explore how factors such as interest- level, mood, and persistence affect learning. The project will build a collaborative research platform for understanding how cognitive and non-cognitive factors working together impact retention of knowledge and a student’s commitment to keep learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:54pm
Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces the next performance upgrade to the LEDway® Series LED Street Light. These energy-efficient luminaires, provided in several versions and tailored to specific applications, are the ideal replacement for outdated high pressure sodium (HPS) and metal halide (MH) fixtures.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:50pm
The Texas Senate today voted unanimously to formally confirm the nomination of Michael L. Williams as the state’s Commissioner of Education. Named to the position by Governor Rick Perry in September 2012, Commissioner Williams’ appointment required Senate confirmation.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:48pm
SeeSaw is a lightweight, portable case with a built-in carrying handle. It transforms a user's iPad into a personal or group tabletop workstation that is steady and stable for viewing, tapping and typing, and incredibly easy to hold, carry and use.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:44pm
SPARK lessons incorporate student-directed learning, differentiated instruction and sports education to motivate students to participate and develop a lifelong love of activity.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:42pm
The 18.5-inch screen of the ThinkCentre Edge 62z provides more than 65 percent space savings1 when compared to a 20-inch monitor, which allows organizations to place more AIOs in each workspace. It can also be mounted to the wall -- the ultimate space-saver – a strategy often used in nursing stations and patient rooms to allow caregivers to quickly access vital information and enter data into patient charts.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:38pm
ffering a 100,000:1 contrast ratio that ensures crisp, clear, readable text, both the WXGA resolution ZW212ST ($1,599) and the XGA resolution ZX212ST employ all the latest command and control technologies, ensuring easy system integration and operation in any boardroom or classroom environment.