Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:30pm
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and JASON Learning have worked together to develop real-world school curricula to help teachers and students understand both the importance of recycling and the applications of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (the STEM subjects) in the recycling industry.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:23pm
Designed for classrooms in grades six, seven and eight, the program covers key topics in the curriculum, addressing misunderstandings that frequently confuse students. For example, many students believe that seasons change based on the Earth’s distance from the Sun, when in fact it’s the changing tilt of the Earth’s rotational axis in relation to the Sun that causes the change in seasons.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:10pm
Schoolwires has become one of the nation's leading providers of strategic website and content management solutions designed to support stronger school communities, more effective schools and greater student success.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 12:07pm
In her new position, Bostock will assume responsibility for the corporate brand and marketing strategy of nora systems GmbH, along with advertising, creative and public relations worldwide.
Submitted by Tim Goral on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 9:21am
Over a million children and adults around the globe will celebrate International Dot Day (Sept. 15), a grassroots “creativity & courage” movement, which has generated support around the globe, from participants in all 50 U.S. states, on all seven continents, in 75 countries, and even on the International Space Station.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 2:06pm
In all, 51 school districts went live on Tyler’s Student Information System (SIS) this summer, adding another 107,000 students and 7,000 teachers to Tyler’s system nationwide.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 2:03pm
ASCD, the international education leadership association, announced today new benefits available to current and future members as part of a yearlong rollout of new member perks and benefits during the association's "membership means more" campaign.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 2:02pm
Created by teachers and technologists, TTM provides supplemental math instruction and practice to help students in grades 3 through Algebra I prepare for the rigors of the Common Core State Standards, TEKS, and next-generation assessments.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 2:00pm
This App provides conscientious parents, educators and other caregivers with a more comprehensive and unbiased understanding of ADD/HD at large that negates common unfavorable labels and restrictive predispositions.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 12:30pm
The Fuel Up™ Breakfast grant recipients will receive up to $2,000 to improve student access to nutritious foods such as low-fat and fat-free dairy products, whole grain cereals, and fruit.