Two school districts are deciding to couple the growing need for cybersecurity professionals with a hefty supply of technologically savvy students.
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June 14, 2010
June 14, 2010
Pearson and the Montgomery County school district in Md., have teamed up to develop curriculum based on the new Common Core standards.
February 03, 2010
Publishers have a deal with a software developer for electronic textbooks.
January 29, 2010
The state will review free online textbooks in history and math in Phase 2 of its digital textbook initiative.
January 25, 2010
Edweek chat offers insights on teaching and assessing 21st-century skills.
January 19, 2010
More educators are exploring the potential of digital content as a cost-effective way to deliver subject matter.
November 23, 2009
Digital features that supplement print texts engage students in content and bring relevance to their reading.
September 11, 2009
Multimedia lessons for teaching about the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks are unveiled.
September 04, 2009
These days it's rarely a surprise to read about a new effort to translate print curriculum to a digital medium. But a headline on an e-newsletter I just received from the Academy for Educational Development captured my attention. It links to a news article on allAfrica.com about Rwanda's efforts to ...
June 02, 2009
A couple times a week I remind my kids that "there are starving children in the world, now eat your green beans." In most American homes the message has become cliche. When I was a child in the 1970s my mother referred to the children in famine-plagued Cambodia to make her point. There have been ple...