Teaching & Learning

5/4/2012

5/4/2012

After failing for the eighth straight year to meet service delivery targets for special education, Los Angeles Unified School District has begun interviewing staff to understand why records indicate thousands of students with disabilities are not receiving their prescribed services.

5/3/2012

5/3/2012

Pearson’s free Election Series blog found at OnlineLearningExchange.com addresses campaign topics, providing complete, up-to-date learning resources and offering a forum for teachers and students. 

5/3/2012

New research reveals a global creativity gap in five of the world’s largest economies, according to the Adobe State of Create global benchmark study. 

5/3/2012

It may not have been as required in the economy 40 years ago, but now, it is skills in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) which can make a school leaver or graduate an enticing prospect to employers — even more important when faced with a stagnant economy.

5/3/2012

Over the past few years, the tools that could make for really excellent online distance learning have emerged in a piecemeal fashion.

5/3/2012

Scholars were nominated by YoungArts, a program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (NFAA).

5/3/2012

Officials at the U.S. Department of Education said Iowa's attempt to get a federal education waiver lacks clarity and contains "low expectations" in some categories.

5/3/2012

The federal government says a company that tutored struggling New York City students was caught cheating as it tried to score tens of millions of dollars in federal funding.

5/2/2012

5/2/2012

Professional development leader School Improvement Network is releasing a series of videos that describe the best ways to stop bullying at school.

5/2/2012

In an effort to meet the needs of the nearly 50 percent of high school students who do not pass AP exams, McGraw-Hill Education announced the launch of the ONboard Series for Advanced Placement, an all-digital learning solution designed to improve students' performance in AP classes and on exams.

5/1/2012

5/1/2012

Bedford one of two NH school districts in danger of losing its International Baccalaureate program to HB 1403.

4/30/2012

4/30/2012

Adobe announced it is committing one million dollars to establish the Adobe Foundation Creativity Scholarships – a new global initiative intended to unlock the creative potential of students.

4/30/2012

To support the growing number of elementary schools turning to Response to Intervention (RTI) to ensure that students are on the path to academic success, Pearson announced the pairing of AIMSweb with enVisionMATH and focusMATH Intensive Intervention. 

4/30/2012

SPARK, provider of the world’s most-researched physical education programs and a division of School Specialty, is introducing SPARK High School Physical Education, an innovative and technology-rich package of resources for high school physical educators.

4/30/2012

When did fractions and non-fiction become so controversial?

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