What just happened here? O’Shaun McGary, 10, reacts as Southview High science teacher Sarah Gladieux uses the heat from her hands to expand air in a balloon that had shrunk when covered with liquid nitrogen during the first STEM — or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics — night at Glendale-Feilbach Elementary School in South Toledo. Co-organizer Shannon Gladieux, who teaches fourth and fifth-grade math and science at the school, said about 150 children participated Wednesday in the several interactive learning stations.
A Guide to Unifying Enrollment: The What, Why, and How for Those Considering It
A Guide to Unifying Enrollment: The What, Why, and How for Those Considering It As urban education landscapes grow more complex, families need help making sense of their public school options, both district and charter. To assist with this process, some cities have launched unified enrollment systems, providing a common timeline for procedures, common application materials, centralized mechanisms to match students to schools, and comprehensive information systems that explain the process and list participating schools. Roughly half a dozen cities have unified their enrollment systems and continue to refine them, with others starting to follow their lead This guide helps city education leaders better understand the benefits and costs of a fully unified enrollment system. It…
Countdown to Graduation 2017
"I've had so many great people help me, the last four years especially, and I don't want to let them down because I know they put a lot of effort into what I...
For decades they hid Jefferson’s relationship with her. Now Monticello is making room for Sally...
A $35 million restoration will showcase the lives of the Founding Father’s slaves.
Humboldt Unified School District
Current 7th Graders! Early registration for next year's Washington DC trip is happening right now. Register before May 25th and receive a discount on the trip, and you'll also receive a discount on...
How to Transplant a Sago Palm Seed Pod
The Green Industry News presents: The Association of Latino Landscape Professionals. Explaining how to transplant a Sago Palm seed pod
Brockport Central School District
Salary/Pay Scale: As per negotiated agreement Requirements Appropriate New York State administrative certification; At least five years of experience as a successful secondary school educator • Demonstrated effective building leadership skills • Knowledge of the Common Core Learning Standards, the Danielson evaluation model, PBIS, MTSS, research instructional practices and digital readiness • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills • Demonstrated proficiency with technology • Demonstrated commitment to fostering an inclusive educational environment • The ability to work independently, manage time effectively and lead initiatives • Assists Building Principal in setting up student and teaching schedules • Assists Building Principal in preparing the building budget for his/her building • Assists in observation and evaluation of certified…
How to Trim a Male Sago Palm
The Green Industry News presents Richard Daigle with Irrigator Tech as he explains the proper procedures for trimming a male sago palm
How Open Educational Resources Give Faculty and Students What They Want
Undergraduate costs are on the rise and student loan debt is a huge issue impacting today’s society. How can we, as higher education professionals, help limit the costs for students while als…
Charter schools 101: What to know for applications
Here's what to know about charter schools for the 2017-2018 school year.