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2/20/2013

2/20/2013
The American Association of School Administrators (AASA) has launched a new website, IAQ in Practice, to highlight school districts that have successfully improved air quality in their buildings.
2/20/2013
These days, it seems like our leaders in Washington have trouble finding common ground.
2/20/2013
If your school librarians are feeling beleaguered these days, well, they have good reason. But is this the beginning of the end for school libraries? Not by a long shot, says Susan Ballard, president of the American Association of School Librarians.
2/20/2013
Though Community High School District 99 in Downers Grove, Ill., had a robust wired infrastructure, in 2011, administrators decided it was time to put wireless access in the two-school district for staff and students to access. “It was a logical time to put something in place to make use of the wireless,” says Rod Rousseau, director of technology and information services, and soon after, “we opted to give all certified staff members tablet computers.”
2/20/2013
In July, Leading Edge Certification, a national certification program in educational technology and curriculum innovation, will launch Digital Educator certification to help teachers enhance their use of classroom technology.
2/20/2013
Decades ago, a kid growing up in the metropolitan Detroit area could aspire to the kind of job his dad held working in an auto plant for pretty good money. It’s a lot more complicated nowadays. There aren’t as many manufacturing jobs, the money isn’t as good and what kind of job can women aspire to? A new report sponsored by Automation Alley holds out hope for all of our young people.
2/20/2013
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 to Thursday, February 28, 2013
Las Vegas, Nev. 
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Advancing school technology is causing a large divide, between those kids with a computer at home and those without.
2/20/2013
At least five Syracuse schools – and possibly as many as seven – will have to replace their principals and at least half their teachers by September.
2/20/2013
Struggling schools could face state takeover much more quickly under a wide-ranging bill to overhaul the state's A to F grading system for schools.
2/20/2013
News that Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget includes an expansion of the state’s school voucher program intensified opposition not only among Democrats but also school board members.
2/20/2013
Teachscape
San Francisco, Calif.
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Las Cruces Public Schools
Las Cruces, N.M.
2/20/2013
The report found that more than half of organizations are migrating or planning to migrate specific applications or infrastructure to the cloud, and that personal use of cloud services is significantly influencing organizational decisions.
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Charleston County School District
Charleston, S.C.

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