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June 01, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court Tosses Conviction in Facebook Threats Case

The justices rule narrowly in throwing out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man who made Facebook threats that included musings about shooting up an elementary school.

May 07, 2015

Charity Event Will Support 'Modern' Music Education Programs

A charity event May 16 will support Little Kids Rock, a national nonprofit that helps schools integrate modern-day music into lesson plans in order to make music education more engaging for students.

May 06, 2015

Student's Facebook Rant Against Teacher Is Free Speech, Judge Rules

A judge rules that an 8th grader's Facebook rant that his teacher "needs to be shot" was not a true threat of violence.

March 22, 2015

What Role Do You Play in Social Media?

Social media is supposed to create a connection between people but lately more stories show how it leads to isolation. What's the lesson for our students...and ourselves?

March 06, 2015

Everyday Essential Apps for Education

Technology has changed the way we learn and is ever evolving. What are you favorite go-to apps for professional learning and teaching?

December 01, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Weighs School Threats on Social Media

The justices take up a case that includes a Facebook reference to shooting up a school. Was it a true threat, or a "therapeutic" vent?

November 25, 2014

Is It Time to Disconnect?

Educators are running in numerous different directions, doing more with less. With that comes an opportunity cost. It's time to disconnect.

October 16, 2014

Parents Potentially Liable for Son's Fake Facebook Account, Georgia Court Rules

A state appeals court says parents of a 7th grader who created a fake Facebook account mocking a classmate are potentially liable for negligence.

October 15, 2014

Oculus Rift Virtual-Reality System Weighed by Higher Ed. Institutions

The educational possibilities of the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset continue to garner attention, although the potential still far outpaces the reality.

September 15, 2014

K-12 Dealmaking: Salesforce.com Invests $5M in San Francisco Schools

Salesforce.com recently donated $5 million to the San Francisco Unified School District. This tech company has now donated $7.7 million to SFUSD the past two years in order create better access to STEM resources.

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