In this day and age of virtual learning, a company is offering a free internet program for students and teachers who can't afford it. There are some stipulations but if you need free Wi-Fi you may qualify.
When the news broke that a helicopter crashed and took the lives of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the seven other beautiful people, the world reacted. We all had different feeling and emotions and there was no 'right' way to process the tragedy as it hit us all on so many different levels. Parents and teachers have the unenviable task of trying to come to grips with their own feeling of lo
For playing such an important roll in our lives - and our children's lives - it's unfortunate that teachers can quite often be underpaid and under-appreciated. If you have some fine teachers in your area, be sure to let them know how you feel. There are plenty of great educators in the Capital Region, but where can the best be found? A recent poll ranked all the school districts in New York, an
After five years of Common Core, the Board of Regents have heard the complaints and has decided that it needs some updating. They have met, discussed, and finally agreed on a new learning path and they're now calling it the Next Generation Learning Standards.
Social media can be a wonderful thing or it can be a way for people to express themselves under not so great of a light. I agree that social media use in children should be monitored but maybe this Ohio school went too far here.