T.H.E. Journal Insider
Critical Insights for K-12 Education Technology Pros

Unified Communications

  • A Taste for Telepresence

    Although high-end videoconferencing is still new to this Maryland school district, it's a sensible next step on a well-planned path to location-free communication.


Green Schools

  • Buildings That Conserve and Educate

    Wendy Rogers is design principal at the architectural firm LPA in Irvine, CA, as well as a LEED AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional). Throughout her 24-year career she has advocated for sustainable design in schools. Rogers works closely with the US Green Building Council (USGBC), speaking with districts and civic organizations throughout California to help them plan for and design green schools. She spoke with us recently about the relationship between technology and sustainable school environments.

  • Teaching Green

    An abundance of online tools can help educators inform and instruct students about environmental issues.


School Security

  • Calm in the Face of Crisis

    When faced with a serious threat, an Iowa school district quickly mitigates panic and confusion with the help of a newly implemented mass notification system.