Teaching & Learning

2/14/2012

2/14/2012

Texas Instruments will hold its annual conference March 2-4, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, Ill.

2/13/2012

2/13/2012

Revolution Prep, an educational software and service provider, has hired education industry expert Antoinette Peters Dunbar to be its Chief Academic Officer.

2/13/2012

Luidia Inc. announced that eBeam technology can now be acquired by approximately 43,000 classrooms and 72 school boards throughout Quebec, increasing the global reach of the company’s technology.

2/13/2012

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and the Virginia Department of Education have partnered to conduct a first-ever 18-month pilot of HMH Fuse: Algebra 1, the world's only full-curriculum Algebra app for the Apple iPad.

2/13/2012

Nancy Cooley has spent 20 years helping struggling young readers build a foundation for academic success.

2/13/2012

By almost any measure, Norma Butler Bossard Elementary is a top performing school in Miami: It has consistently been rated an 'A' by the state, and students have achieved high scores on Florida's standardized math and reading exams.

2/10/2012

2/10/2012

PBS TeacherLine is launching “TECH570: Fundamentals of Virtual K12 Teaching” to fulfill the need for highly effective virtual educators and to help districts prepare for this revolutionary transition in education.

2/10/2012

Sopris Learning announces the launch of eSolution: Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension, a supplemental resource that updates and extends The Six-Minute Solution paired reading to include complete vocabulary expansion and comprehension lessons. 

2/10/2012

Join the JCC in Manhattan N.Y. for an evening with former Chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, Joel Klein, in conversation with John Merrow on Wednesday, Feb.15th, 7:30 - 9 pm.

2/10/2012

A study of Chicago's most aggressive efforts to reform failing schools, including replacing school leadership and staff in "turnaround" efforts, finds that targeted schools did improve even though students continued to score below district standards.

2/10/2012

You’ve heard about free school lunches and breakfasts, but how about school suppers? In California, dinners are now being served to students at almost 200 schools.

2/9/2012

2/9/2012

Before the sun rises most days, Dwight D. Jones is at the office. Since becoming superintendent of the Clark County School District (CCSD) in Nevada last December, 4:30 a.m. arrivals are common.

2/9/2012

Those with the power to vote players into the Baseball Hall of Fame have been wary of potentially tarnishing the institution with inductees linked to performance-enhancing drugs.

2/8/2012

2/8/2012

Junk food remains plentiful at the nation's elementary schools despite widespread efforts to curb childhood obesity, a new study suggests.

2/8/2012

Several high schools in northeast Indiana were recognized by the Indiana Department of Education for having high non-waiver graduation rates or dramatically increasing the number of students graduating without waivers in the 2010-2011 school year.

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