Despite the many negative associations with automated essay-scoring, there's some evidence it may actually be more effective in changing student behavior than human scoring, Annie Murphy Paul wrote recently in the Hechinger Report.
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August 19, 2014
August 16, 2014
The teen supposedly responsible for originating the "Louisville Purge" rumor revealed on Twitter that he had been kicked off his high school football team.
August 15, 2014
Have you ever needed to know something, but didn't know where to start? Have you ever wanted to change what you are doing in the classroom, but were short on inspiration? Being connected opens a world of possibilities to educators that make them and their classrooms infinitely more prepared for our current world.
August 12, 2014
Parent advocates in New York push for more specifics regarding the right to review contracts with vendors that have access to sensitive student data, news reports say.
August 10, 2014
Michael Fullan writes a great deal about using the right drivers to drive change in school systems. Instead of using technology as a driver, Connected Educators have a central mission to make sure learning is at the center of the discussion.
August 06, 2014
Survey leaders attribute younger parents' dissatisfaction with K-12 technology to concerns about educators' lack of skill with digital tools.
August 06, 2014
The computer labs will provide access for students and classes for adults to further education attainment.
August 03, 2014
In today's guest blog, Google Certified trainer Jared Covili of the Utah Education Network explains how conferences are not our only option for professional learning.
August 01, 2014
As districts prepare for the beginning of another school year, leaders should be aware of a recent U.S. Supreme Court case that could influence staff and student cell phones policies and practices.
July 30, 2014
Penn State offensive line coach Herb Hand tweeted Wednesday morning that he had stopped pursuing one unnamed recruit because of his activity on social media.