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Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:27am
According to Apple, about 4 million iPads have been sold to U.S. schools. K12 use of devices like Google Chromebooks and Android tablets is also growing.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 1:21pm
The Common Core State Standards are no longer coming—they are already here. At least 30 of the 46 states that have adopted the CCSS in math and English language arts are already teaching to the standards in some grades and districts, according a new report.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 1:14pm
Missouri, Tennessee, and Utah, which require students to take one semester of financial literacy in high school, have the strongest laws while many other states, like Arizona, are only required to blend financial literacy into other subjects.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 1:05pm
Survey released by Enterasys shows that 42 percent of schools plan to develop their own tests, while 55 percent of schools are likely to work with the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers or the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:55pm
Patrick Darfler Sweeney, superintendent of Hunter-Tannersville Central School District in upstate New York, has shown that through shared resources and some unique thinking, districts can continue to be forward thinking despite shrinking budgets.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:50pm
Out of the 45 states that have adopted the Common Core, only 11 states and the District of Columbia have high school math graduation requirements that align to the new standards, says a new study.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:44pm
Superintendent of Wiseburn (Calif.) School District has been recognized for improving academic performance by collaborating with local universities and corporations, and for leading the push for Wiseburn to have its own high school.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:37pm
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Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 1:50pm
States and school districts could win some authority back from the federal government under a controversial update to the Elementary and Secondary Schools Act (ESEA) passed in July by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 1:43pm
Administrators at Westfield (N.J.) Public Schools don’t just want their students exposed to technology, they want them immersed in it.