Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Industries / Education / Popular


AM News: Obama Plan's Impact On Students With Undocumented Parents

Obama's Forthcoming Immigration Plan to Protect Millions From Deportation PK12: President Obama on Thursday will announce steps he will take to shield up to 5 million undocumented immigrants in the United States from deportation, a move that could have implications for millions of America's K-12 schoolchildren. Show More Summary

It’s Your Chance To Talk – Please do!

We were happy to find this email in our inbox! Dear Wrightslaw, I think that the information you are collecting from your survey must be helping you greatly, to update your material and keep pace with today’s families. I appreciate all the spot on and accurate information your site provides. I was very happy you […]

A letter to Madysen

The letter reads: Dear Madysen, Over the last couple of months I have noticed your dedication to your drawings. You sit at your desk and at every spare moment you grab a drawing tool (pen, pencil, pencil crayon, or felt) and paper. You draw what you feel, and I love it! I need to ask [...]

ISTE Follow-Up 31: Miscellaneous education blogs (THE PUSH 2014)

Final category! Below are all of the education blog categories for which I’ve solicited ‘the best of the best’ over the past few months. What’s left? And if you know of a blog for one of the previous categories that’s worth submitting, please submit to the list! (there’s a form at the end of this post) What are [...]

ISTE Follow-Up 30: Career and technical education blogs (THE PUSH 2014)

If you were asked to nominate a very short list of career and technical education blogs for educators to read / subscribe to, what would you share? Please submit to the list! (there’s a form at the end of this post) What are some excellent career and technical education blogs that P-12 educators and higher education faculty should be reading? Please contribute, [...]

ISTE Follow-Up 29: Preservice educator preparation blogs (THE PUSH 2014)

Do you know some faculty or university programs that are blogging about preservice educator preparation? If so, which do you feel are the best of the best? Please submit to the list! (there’s a form at the end of this post) What are some excellent preservice educator preparation blogs that P-12 educators and higher education faculty should be reading? Please [...]

ISTE Follow-Up 28: Secondary classroom blogs (THE PUSH 2014)

Do you know some secondary classes in which students are sharing their thoughts and work via a classroom blog? If so, which do you feel are the best of the best? Please submit to the list! (there’s a form at the end of this post) What are some excellent secondary classroom blogs that P-12 educators should be reading? Please contribute, see the [...]

Open Education’s Publicity Problem

Arlington, Va. — David Wiley calls the annual Open Education Conference, now in its 11th year, a “family reunion.” This year, the hearth is crowded. The Hilton ballroom overflows with bodies. Mr. Wiley, the co-founder and chief academic...Show More Summary

When a Reformy Governor Takes Control of Mayoral Control

by special guest blogger Harris Lirtzman If you picked “321” a few days ago, get to your local deli for your $500. You won. But, unfortunately, someone else lost because that’s the number of days it took for Andrew Cuomo effectively to take “control” of the City’s schools out of the hands of our current mayor. Show More Summary

Study Guide: Beyond the Thanksgiving Myth

See how the myth of Thanksgiving diverges from the truth when you read about the harvest ceremony the English held.

Breaking Down Silos

I had the opportunity to moderate the #michED chat this […]

Get To Know The Finalists For The 2014 National Book Award

The National Book Awards shortlists — for fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people's literature — were announced October 15 on Morning Edition by Mitchell Kaplan, co-founder of Miami Book Fair International and former president of the American Booksellers Association. Show More Summary

2015 NELLCO Symposium on Use of Statistics in Law Libraries

NELLCO, an international consortium of law libraries, will be holding a symposium in Boston, Massachusetts on March 19-20, 2015 on Quantifying Your Value: Using Data to Promote Your Worth in Your Organization and Beyond.The two-day event...Show More Summary

How Much Homework Is Enough?

The short answer is: It depends? The Council of Ministers of Education Canada started publishing Assessment Matters! in 2013. These are a series of short summaries of specific educational issues that emerge from four different national...Show More Summary

MyNotes: 5 Social Media Tips for School District Communications

"Social media gives us tremendous power, but not everyone chooses to use that power for good." Source: ln.is/buff.ly/zN3GC via @deannamascleA few years ago, I wrote an article, Reaching for the Heart: 5 Tips for School District Communications, which focused on the use social media. Show More Summary

5 Best Blogs & Tweets [Of Today]: Chicago, LA Unions Both Run By Brown Alums

Any love for education at CAP's policy conference today? http://ow.ly/EyLWE @EdProgress @ulrichboser Meet The TFA Official Charged With Bringing Change To Ferguson And Beyond http://ow.ly/EyFBJ #BrittanyPacknett Report cites high suspension...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC