Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 07/02/2013 - 8:15am
ASCD, the global leader in providing programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner, has appointed Gregory Smith as the association’s new chief technology officer (CTO).
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 2:01pm
President Barack Obama recently applauded the commitment of NASSP (National Association of Secondary School Principals) to raising awareness and understanding of mental health issues and their impact on youth.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 12:33pm
The report, “Out of Sync: Many Common Core states have yet to define a Common Core-worthy diploma,” found that of the 45 states that have voluntarily adopted Common Core, only 11 have aligned their graduation requirements in mathematics with those standards.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 9:42am
NSBA is concerned that some provisions in the bill would create a much larger federal role that would hamper school districts’ innovation and flexibility, and other provisions that would create additional bureaucracies at the expense of student achievement.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 9:36am
The President’s proposal builds on the very successful E-Rate program and is one of the boldest efforts in recent memory so clearly focused on ensuring that online and digital learning resources and tools are accessible and affordable to all students and communities.