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  • Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Boosts HTML5 and Mobile Development

    Adobe is gearing up to release an update to Creative Suite, its flagship development environment and digital media production package. The upcoming version 5.5 release, due out within a month, incorporates new features for creating HTML5 applications and apps developed specifically for tablets.

  • Gates Foundation Ups Stake in Common Core Standards

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is upping its financial support for Common Core State Standards. The foundation awarded $3 million to ASCD to support that group's efforts to help education leaders and educators themselves understand the standards and implement them.

  • High School Students To Launch Stratosphere Mission

    Students at a high school in Northern California with send scientific instruments into the stratosphere to gather images and other data about Earth's atmosphere.