Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:30am
The organization founded by Abigail Berman and Matt Sorum, is on a mission to bring vibrant music and arts programs to the Los Angeles United School District, as a way to expand the horizons of children, and to counteract the deep budget cuts that have eliminated the music and arts curriculum from LA schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:24am
To support states and school districts in their efforts to ensure all students graduate prepared for success in college and careers, Pearson’s Research & Innovation Network today launched an online, interactive guide to strategies for leveraging performance assessments to measure 21st Century higher-order skills such as critical thinking, creativity and problem-solving.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:20am
The district’s adoption expands the Aspen integrated data management platform to a third of all school districts and more than 57,000, or 40 percent, of all students in Rhode Island.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:18am
Under a new partnership agreement, the Net Texts content management solution for free OER will be featured in the iSchool Initiative’s DLR mobile tour as it travels to schools, conferences, and communities to showcase its exciting vision of the 21st century mobile learning classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:15am
The Parent Institute has done the work for principals and teachers who are in the best position to help parents understand the standards but often don't have the time to identify what parents don't know and create a communication plan
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 5:30pm
Introduced earlier this year, these products are designed for use in schools, training facilities and other professional organizations with large deployments of iOS devices.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 4:32pm
Teaming for Transformation II participants will collaborate through an online community focused on digital conversion; a site visit to Katy Independent School District (Katy, TX) to learn about the district’s vision and expectations for student-centered learning; and face-to-face meetings at CoSN 2013, among other educational development activities.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 4:26pm
This significant subscription expansion follows the successful adoption of icurio during a preliminary district rollout to 8,000 students across seven high schools and one elementary school.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 4:22pm
Included in the offerings are a four-part Google Hangout On Air series and a two-part webinar series, which demonstrate how educators are using data to inform instruction and improve student achievement.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/04/2013 - 4:18pm
Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced the launch of its upcoming webinar series, “the Expert Edge,” and its blog, “the Edge.”