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Articles by Ron Schachter
District Administration, December 2013
Schools embrace project-based learning 2.0
Technology pushes PBL into fifth gear in K12
Project-based learning brings wind turbine to school in Nepal
Class at the Academy of Engineering and Green Technology in Hartford designed solar-powered wind turbine
District Administration, October 2013
Data drives down school district costs
Schools analyzing everything from maintenance costs to lunch menus to save money
School district uses geographic data analysis to make decisions
Geographic data helping districts find safe routes for students to take to school
District Administration, August 2013
School social media policies juggle safety with free speech
School districts try to craft social media policies that prevent misuse but don't interfere with free speech or educational benefits
Tips for managing social media in schools
District Administration, July 2013
Schools shift construction strategies in tough times
Revised blueprints, aggressive campaigns rescue crucial K12 building projects
District Administration, June 2013
Get Ready for NextGen Science
New national standards promise to revolutionize the content area.
District Administration, May 2013
Solving Our Algebra Problem
Getting all students through Algebra I to improve graduation rates.
District Administration, April 2013
Reaching Today's ESL Students
Some tips for success.
Certification for ESL Grows
Learning the countries and cultures of students.
Are Schools Getting Tongue-Tied?
ESL programs face new challenges.
District Administration, March 2013
An Online Advantage
Recovering missing credits and self-esteem
Reclaiming the Future for Students at Risk
New approaches to dropout prevention.
District Administration, Feb 2013
Additional Promising Principal Initatives
K12 leadership organizations are creating more training opportunities.
Priming Principal Pipelines
Leadership training options for district administrators.
District Administration, Jan 2013
Partnerships of a Different Kind
Here are more business partnerships with K12 districts.
High-Tech Partnerships Mean Business
Districts teaming with Qualcomm, Samsung, Intel, and other companies are realizing a large return.
District Administration, Dec 2012
Quick Tips to Improve Pupils' Cognitive Skills
Taking an Old-Fashioned Approach in Neuroscience
Neuroscience in Schools
Improving learning capacity for young students.
District Administration, November 2012
Teacher Reviews Turn to New Technologies
Brave New World of Teacher Evaluation
New state laws and the federal Race to the Top program are carving big changes.
District Administration, October 2012
Not Your Grandparents' Vocational School
A green wave is making an impact on what students are learning and where they’re headed.
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