The Northwest Evaluation Association has launched a new national initiative designed to help fill gaps in teacher preparation related to effective use of assessments.
Colorado State University-Global Campus will launch new online teacher licensure programs in science and math this spring.
The program at the Museum of Science, Boston will provide engineering curriculum and professional development to first- through fifth-grade teachers.
BloomBoard will provide the technology platform for the micro-credentials that Digital Promise will identify and curate.
Four school districts in the San Jose area are implementing a professional development program designed to help middle school science teachers gain confidence with hands-on learning experiences in science classrooms.
The Creating IT Futures Foundation, CompTIA's philanthropic arm, has launched a free, on-demand webinar designed to help teachers introduce Raspberry Pi computers to their classrooms.
Digital learning platform provider Haiku Learning and GoSignMeUp, a company that offers online workshops and training registration tools, have partnered in an effort to make it easier for K-12 districts to provide professional development courses for teachers.
ED promised to launch a new technical assistance network to support states and districts in developing and implementing their plans.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
The International Association for K-12 Online Learning is offering a free webinar about implementing blended learning.
Teachers who participated in a year-long study comparing video-recorded and in-person classroom observations found the video observation process fairer and more useful overall than in-person observations, according to a new report from the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University.