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  • Researchers To Tackle K-12 Math Assessments

    Researchers at University of California, Davis are looking to determine the effectiveness of math assessments, with a special emphasis on how well current testing methods serve minority students. The researchers in UC Davis' School of Education have received a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to carry out their work.

  • 2 California Districts Move to Integrated ERP

    Clovis Unified School District and Saddleback Valley Unified School District in California have moved to an integrated solution for their enterprise resource planning.

  • NSTA Opens 2011 Technology Competition

    The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and Vernier Software and Technology have opened their 2011 technology award program. Each year, the Vernier & NSTA Technology Award program awards cash, technology, and travel funds for science teachers who demonstrate innovation in inquiry-based learning activities involving data collection.

  • Adobe Launches Cross-Platform Premiere Elements 9 and Photoshop Elements 9 Bundle

    Adobe has brought Premiere Elements to the Mac with the launch Tuesday of a major revision to its Premiere Elements & Photoshop Elements bundle. The update brings both versions up to release 9 on both Windows and Mac OS X.

  • NASA Opens Science Challenges for 6-12 Students

    NASA has opened two national science competitions, one for students in grades 6 through 9 and one for students in high school. Both challenge students to take on microgravity.