What We’re Watching: Moneyball for Education Mar 30th

What We’re Watching: Moneyball for Education – http://educationnext.org/ AEI’s Rick Hess and Results for America’s Bethany Little recently released a set of recommendations for a bipartisan “moneyball” approach to education, one that would help state and local school systems use data and evidence to improve student outcomes. The approach is inspired by Moneyball, Michael Lewis’ […]
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Project ChildSafe releases new firearm safety video Mar 30th

Project ChildSafe releases new firearm safety video – districtadministration.com The National Shooting Sports Foundation debuted How to Talk to Your Kids about Firearm Safety. The a new educational video, starring champion shooter and mother Julie Golob, was created as a resource to start positive and constructive conversations about firearm safety and help responsibly demystify the […]
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Senate Democrats stress education, reserves in budget plan Mar 28th

Senate Democrats stress education, reserves in budget plan – edweek.org   Continue Reading Senate Democrats stress education, reserves in budget plan – edweek.org
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Making the Connection Mar 28th

Making the Connection – kimcofino.com/ This weekend I am so fortunate to be in Munich keynoting the ECIS Technology Conference. It’s such a pleasure to be back in the city that was our first international home, and an honor to be keynoting the very first educational technology conference I ever attended all the way back […]
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Mississippi Senate agrees to special education voucher bill Mar 27th

Mississippi Senate agrees to special education voucher bill – edweek.org   Continue Reading Mississippi Senate agrees to special education voucher bill – edweek.org
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Bill to require K-5 students to participate in PE class Mar 26th

Bill to require K-5 students to participate in PE class – edweek.org   Continue Reading Bill to require K-5 students to participate in PE class – edweek.org
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Student Progress and Teacher Improvement through State Annual Testing Mar 26th

Student Progress and Teacher Improvement through State Annual Testing – huffingtonpost.com By Lisa Nguyen Brandon became my student two years ago, when his family moved to Massachusetts from Georgia. This was in the middle of the school year. From his first day in my fifth-grade class, it was clear to me that he was behind […]
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Student Progress and Teacher Improvement through State Annual Testing Mar 26th

Student Progress and Teacher Improvement through State Annual Testing – huffingtonpost.com By Lisa Nguyen Brandon became my student two years ago, when his family moved to Massachusetts from Georgia. This was in the middle of the school year. From his first day in my fifth-grade class, it was clear to me that he was behind […]
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Ohio superintendent to to get top position for Hamilton City Mar 24th

Ohio superintendent to to get top position for Hamilton City – districtadministration.com Northwestern Local Schools Superintendent Tony Orr will leave his position of seven years to take the superintendent position for the Hamilton City School District. Read more » Springfield News-Sun   Continue Reading Ohio superintendent to to get top position for Hamilton City – districtadministration.com
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Now Google Docs Add-ons Can Be Distributed by Domain Admins Mar 23rd

Now Google Docs Add-ons Can Be Distributed by Domain Admins – freetech4teachers.com Add-ons is one of the best features that Google has added to Google Docs, Sheets, and Forms in the last year. Until now Add-ons installation was controlled by individual users within a domain. Domain administrators could turn off the option, but couldn’t push […]
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