Tag: school system

Educational Forms, Informal learning

This Pandemic Is No Time to Backtrack on Special Education

May 4, 2020

Via: Education Week

America’s public school system is arguably one of our nation’s greatest democratic achievements. The pandemic has only reinforced the importance of schools as the collective centers where we attend to students’ academic, physical, emotional, and social needs, including for students […]

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

Report: DC schools’ enrollment, test scores increase

January 17, 2020

Via: Education Dive

DCPS, once hailed as a turnaround success story, was marred by scandal in 2018 just before ​Lewis Ferebee stepped in as chancellor. In a 2019 Q&A with Education Dive, Ferebee said he hoped to rebuild the community’s trust, along with […]

Education Tech

School system hack highlights need for cybersecurity training in K-12

March 18, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Though the Michigan security breach may have potentially been committed by students seeking to change their own grades, it demonstrates just how vulnerable school networks and the systems connected to them can be. Hackers aiming to steal the personal information […]


S.C. district partners with Discovery Education to create teacher leaders

June 23, 2016

Via: eSchool News

The Greenville County Schools (GCS), South Carolina’s largest school system, today announced an expansion of its 14-year partnership with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms. In the latest phase of this collaboration, […]