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Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 12:59pm
Innovations ranging from on-board music to digital mapping and alternative fuels are making long bus rides better experiences for students while also helping districts make transportation more efficient.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 10/11/2013 - 10:14am
Products such as automatic doors, mechanical lifts, and low, touchless trough sinks increase accessibility in schools. Design elements can also increase accessibility beyond ADA requirements.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 10/11/2013 - 10:06am
Administrators in the Los Angeles USD may tap the skills of students who hacked school-purchased iPads to strengthen security on the mobile devices.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:11am
DA is working on a feature story about the sometimes uneasy relationships between superintendents and school boards. What are the most common sources of conflict, and how can school districts get through these clashes without major upheaval and turnover?To be a source for our story, please follow the link to contact us.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:52pm
After years of torment from bullies, 15-year-old Bart Palosz of Greenwich, Conn., took his own life on the first day of school in September. His death has led many to question the effectiveness of district bullying policies.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:50pm
"Youth, Education, and the Role of Society" urges expanding learning opportunities, and other recommended reading for district leaders.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:45pm
When upgrading security, can districts afford to wait the weeks or months the purchasing process sometimes takes? A widely available but not very well-known funding option can speed things up.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:41pm
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded $12.3 million to 35 school districts in 17 states to expand counseling programs, as ongoing budget cuts have led to reductions in the numbers of counselors and other support staff.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:33pm
Zombies will be feeding the minds of STEM students using a new program created by Texas Instruments that blends science and math concepts with popular television shows and movies. The “STEM Behind Hollywood” program provides free teaching materials that also feature forensics, space, and superheroes.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:29pm
Students who earn college credit while pursuing their diploma at early college high schools are more likely to graduate and go on to higher education than their peers who attend traditional schools, according to a new study.