Rhode Island education chief unveils school choice plan Mar 31st

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House Hearing Weighs Student-Data Privacy Concerns Mar 29th

House Hearing Weighs Student-Data Privacy Concerns – edweek.org Parents, researchers, and educators all have distinct points of view about the proper collection and use of sensitive student data.   Continue Reading House Hearing Weighs Student-Data Privacy Concerns – edweek.org
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By Search Request – Bibliography Tools for Students Mar 29th

By Search Request – Bibliography Tools for Students – freetech4teachers.com Over the weekend I was looking at the Google Analytics for FreeTech4Teachers.com and noticed that last week one of the most frequently searched terms that directed people to this blog is “bibliography generators.” I took that as a clue that more than a few people […]
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A Supreme Court Pioneer, Now Making Her Mark on Video Games Mar 27th

A Supreme Court Pioneer, Now Making Her Mark on Video Games – nytimes.com/ Justice Sandra Day O’Connor said she had never played video games until a few years ago. But now she is using them to teach students valuable civics lessons.   Continue Reading A Supreme Court Pioneer, Now Making Her Mark on Video Games […]
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Common Core is changing how schools teach ELA and math Mar 27th

Common Core is changing how schools teach ELA and math – eschoolnews.com New report finds Common Core is affecting reading and math — but not test scores States considered strong adopters of Common Core are more likely to see a de-emphasis of fiction and a decline in advanced math enrollment among middle school students, according […]
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MIDAS Education launches EEM solution Mar 26th

MIDAS Education launches EEM solution – eschoolnews.com The new data platform replaces the SIS, LMS, and more MIDAS Education announced the launch of its EEM (Education Enterprise Management) solution. EEM is the ed-tech movement that districts are embracing to replace all of their instructional and compliance data systems with one integrated solution. Designed to facilitate […]
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N.J. congressmen want federal funds to test school water Mar 25th

N.J. congressmen want federal funds to test school water – districtadministration.com N.J. congressmen want federal funds to test school waterNJ Advance MediaMarch 24, 2016   Continue Reading N.J. congressmen want federal funds to test school water – districtadministration.com
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TED-ED clubs give students a platform for sharing ideas Mar 25th

TED-ED clubs give students a platform for sharing ideas – eschoolnews.com The clubs are fashioning the next generation of TED speakers one big idea at a time One of Mitzi Stover’s biggest challenges as a teacher is convincing her students they have a voice. Stover teaches speech and English at North Torrance High School in […]
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10 building blocks of early childhood education Mar 24th

10 building blocks of early childhood education – eschoolnews.com High-quality early childhood education programs give students an equitable start, research says A new brief highlights 10 important elements of high-quality early childhood education programs, pulled from a body of research, which can help young students have an equitable start with a strong educational foundation. The brief […]
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MobyMax Wins 2016 EdTech Digest Awards Program for Best e-Learning and Blended Learning Solution Mar 23rd

MobyMax Wins 2016 EdTech Digest Awards Program for Best e-Learning and Blended Learning Solution – districtadministration.com MobyMax Wins 2016 EdTech Digest Awards Program for Best e-Learning and Blended Learning SolutionSubmitted 7 hours 13 min ago by Charlene Blohm.   Continue Reading MobyMax Wins 2016 EdTech Digest Awards Program for Best e-Learning and Blended Learning Solution […]
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