Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 4:00pm
The Green Apple initiative will raise public awareness around the importance of educating our students in healthy, safe and efficient places that enhance learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 3:57pm
The Learning First Alliance (LFA), a partnership of 16 leading education associations with more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America's public schools, was chosen by FRONTLINE, a production of WGBH, Boston, to author a community screening guide for their segment,Middle School Moment.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 12:09pm
Shmoop relates real-life situations to advanced calculus concepts, including derivatives, limits, and differential equations.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 12:04pm
Education leaders from more than 15 countries are enrolled this fall to attend the AAIE Institute for International School Leadership, an online educational initiative co-developed by the Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE) and Performance Learning Systems (PLS).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 12:01pm
This past May the U.S. Department of Education released its “Condition of Education” report, which used 1990-2009 figures to reveal a trend of more high school students enrolling in science classes. However, despite students’ increased interest in science, only 21 percent of high school seniors performed at or above the proficient level and just 1 percent scored at the advanced level on the 2009 NAEP science test.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 11:55am
As students settle into the new school year, they're finding more local food on their lunch trays, more nutrition and agriculture-related topics in their curriculum and more gardens in the schoolyard thanks, in part, to the "Farm to School" movement.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 9:45am
As a result of this acquisition, Lenovo will add significant new technologies and accelerate its capabilities for both commercial and consumer cloud offerings, particularly the ability to provide secure content across multiple devices in education and government.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/24/2012 - 4:40pm
GuideK12 has chosen the BLEgroup to gain valuable insight on product development, pilot program implementation and district trends by leveraging the BLEgroup’s platform.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/20/2012 - 2:18pm
The industry-leading e-Transcript exchange network doubled the volume of e-Transcripts delivered in each of the past four years, and year-over-year growth is expected to double again in 2012. Institutions tapped Docufide to exchange nearly 1 million transcripts through the first six months of this year alone.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/20/2012 - 2:15pm
LearningTimes announced that the successful DIG/IT initiative offered in New York City public high schools has been expanded to provide badge-based learning to more than 4,000 students in the 2012-2013 school year.