Nearly 1,400 Plan to Apply for Latest Round of ‘i3′

Even though there is far less money available for the second round of the Investing in Innovation program, interest has not waned.

Nearly 1,400 districts, schools, and nonprofits say they plan to compete for $150 million in prize money …

My Best Tip for Beginning Bloggers…

is to write something everyday.

I’ve written about my “blogging secrets”… in the past so I won’t go down that road in this post. I am frequently asked how I find the time and or ideas for writing 4-5 blog

TFA Founder Kopp Dodges Questions with “Read my book.”

Larry Cuban (photo by the author)

Larry Cuban wrote a wonderful blog post recently, one that I’ve been planning to discuss in more detail, though now I’m going to bring it up in a way I hadn’t originally intended.  In …

Spotlight Shines on NEA’s Priority Schools Campaign

By Amy Buffenbarger Just two years after the 2009 Representative Assembly mandated NEA to create a program that would focus resources to transform struggling schools, delegates had a front row seat to view how the union is leading the way…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…

Education Cuts Strike a Sour Note

By Staci Maiers The school play, the marching band, the drama club, the student art show—they’re usually highlights of a student’s education. But as budgets constrict and opportunities decline, the importance of the curriculum is gaining new respect, including applications…