You are here

From DA







 

Considering purchasing a phone notification system for your district? This guide to the most popular technologies on the market may make your decision easier.


BLACKBOARD CONNECT


The Gates Chili (N.Y.) School District is located in a western suburb of Rochester and serves some 5,000 students in the towns of Gates and Chili. The professional staff numbers 494, and there are 396 support staff members.


Design








 

MITSUBISHI


XD211U, Projector, Hardware, $1,595








 

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION


English Language Arts Units for Grades 9-12, www.iste.org, $37.95


07/2008







 

Notification System Needs Recognition








 

Report Slams Reading First, But Others Defend It








 

Taking Lessons from NASCAR


Certain things are easier to accomplish in a district comprised of only 700 students.


"Here I know most of the kids quite well," says Mary Rubadeau, the nine-year superintendent of the Telluride (Colo.) School District. Known for attending class and student council meetings, luncheons held by extracurricular clubs so she can be a sounding board, and most sporting activities, Rubadeau says, "It's not a usual superintendent relationship. I think they value knowing their superintendent. I have an open door, too, so they always know they can come to ask my opinion."


Pages