Nancy Mann Jackson

Today’s student must learn to code. Yet many districts struggle to implement comprehensive coding programs that work for students in various schools and grades. Read more>>

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Each year thousands of students participate in state testing. For schools that have a BYOD policy, personal devices like cell phones can be a real challenge and a threat to test security. One solution for greater security is to offer personal device storage right in the classroom or testing area. Read more>>

District Administration

Lenny Schad, one of the most prominent voices in K12 technology leadership, has joined District Administration as chief information and innovation officer. Read more>>

Ray Bendici

A quick resource guide to crafting K12 school district policies for Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and more. Read more>>

Ray Bendici

Recently published works examine changing pedagogy in regard to using digital instruction, designing learning games for students, and engaging students through digital badges and portfolios. Read more>>

New York Times, Journal Review, The Santa Fe New Mexican

New York—Launched using a startup model, Brooklyn STEAM Center was developed in partnership with the Brooklyn Navy Yard, which includes over 400 companies. ... Indiana—Southmont High School may open its advanced manufacturing wing to Ivy Tech Community College students, who are training to get their welding or industrial maintenance certifications. ... New Mexico—Santa Fe voters are deciding on a five-year renewal of a property tax that brings in $11 million a year to fund classroom technology and more. Read more>>

Schoolzilla, K12 Inc., ACG Solutions/The Critical Response Group

Schoolzilla PBC launched Metric Zoom, a service to help school systems dig deeper into their data. ... K12 Inc. updated its mobile app with new features. ... A Georgia district signed on with ACG Solutions/The Critical Response Group to implement school security mapping technology. Read more>>

District Administration

Esports is one of the fastest-growing activities in K12 education as a way of supporting STEM and soft skills. Learn more at DA's web seminar on Tuesday, February 19 at 2 p.m. EST. Register to attend the live event or view the recording. Learn more>>

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