So now, in a way, I am program-less. There is no one teacher's guide that I regularly reference and where I find all my ready-made resources.
All Blog Posts With US department of education Tag or Category
December 16, 2014
December 08, 2014
Teachers transitioning to the Common Core are all driving on a road that's dark except for the final destination. We have the added burden of building and modifying the car as we drive it, because there is no one curriculum to follow.
December 08, 2014
Code.org and the National Science Foundation have forged a public-private partnership that will use $20 million in new funding to expand computer science education in U.S. schools.
November 14, 2014
The White House summit on Wednesday, Nov. 19 will highlight exemplary leadership in digital transformations and launch a "Future Ready District Pledge."
October 07, 2014
A "Dear Colleague" letter released recently by the Department of Education urges states, districts and schools to proactively evaluate how they distribute resources, including educational technology.
September 18, 2014
A non-profit launched by the U.S. Education Department in 2011 to help support ed-tech innovation now works with 56 districts to identify and spread promising practices.
September 15, 2014
States and districts may be somewhat weary of competitive grants, but the early childhood education money seems to be garnering a lot of interest.
September 04, 2014
Kansas is the very first state to shed the "high-risk" label.
August 29, 2014
How teaching practices are observed and evaluated can determine whether teachers shift to deeper learning approaches.
July 09, 2014
Making more effective use of Facebook, Twitter, and other social media tools remains a challenge for most school districts and state education agencies, a new report says.