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.
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June 01, 2015
May 07, 2015
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.