A rural South Dakota school district has implemented a teacher observation app after deciding to ramp up professional development for teachers.
ASCD, a membership organization that provides professional development resources for educators, elected a new president and board members at its annual conference in March. It also presented awards to affiliate organizations.
The Illinois State Board of Education will deliver online training and evaluation for its teacher assessors as part of a statewide effort to train and certify more than 7,000 teacher evaluators.
- By Mike Hohenbrink
Lucid Data has released teacher evaluation and classroom observation software that is free for school districts that use PDExpress.
An educational technology company that specializes in creating products for improving educator practices has launched a version of its teacher observation application for the Apple iPad.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Here are five professional development strategies that work in the smart K-12 classroom.
- By Bridget McCrea
School Improvement Network will launch LiveBooks, a new kind of online professional development tool, May 1.
Educators today have more access than ever before to the authors and thought leaders they have come to rely on for advice and inspiration.
Florida Virtual School will host a two-day training session for individuals planning to create or manage a virtual or blended learning program.
One hundred and forty elementary and middle-school teachers will be able to receive professional development training in mathematics through 2013 thanks to a new project at the University of Arizona's colleges of Education and Science.