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ASCD and CDC Announce Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child Model

ASCD announced the new Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model that is recommended as a strategy for improving students' health and learning in our schools. Developed by ASCD and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in collaboration with key leaders from education, public health, and school health fields... Read More »

ASCD Launches Digital 2013 Annual Report

ASCD, a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, is pleased to release the 2013 Annual Report, titled "The Promise of Leadership: Sustaining Learning, Transforming Teaching." The parallax-based web experience is an animated, interactive journey designed to showcase ASCD's programs, products, and services. Read More »

Real World Scholars Launches at ASCD Conference

Real World Scholars (RWS) will begin accepting grant applications from high schools for the 2014-2015 school year. A social venture capital foundation, RWS' mission is to foster social enterprise education by equipping educators with the tools necessary to teach future social entrepreneurs. Read More »

First Lady Michelle Obama Leads Discovery Education Virtual Field Trip from China

Discovery Education and the White House announced today that later this month First Lady Michelle Obama will lead U.S. students in a cultural exchange with their peers in China as part of the Of the People: Live from the White House Virtual Field Trip series. Read More »

Discovery Educator Network's Spring Virtcon

Discovery Education invites teachers and administrators worldwide to attend the upcoming Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Spring VirtCon on Saturday, April 26. Focused on the theme of digital transformations, this free, day-long professional development event combines both virtual and face-to-face opportunities for educators to learn proven strategies for integrating digital media into classroom instruction to improve student engagement and achievement. Read More »

Energize Math Instruction Through Early Numeracy Success

Staff Development for Educators' (SDE) seminar on Early Numeracy Success! Strategies for Building a Strong Math Foundation seminar, offered this spring for educators of grades K-2, is designed to take the guess work out of how to teach math content the way today's rigorous standards require. Read More »

NSSEA Is Now the Education Market Association

In an effort to more accurately reflect the association¬°¬¶s scope in representing the educational products marketplace, the National School Supply and Equipment Association has been renamed the Education Market Association (EDmarket). Members and leaders overwhelmingly voted to approve this new name for the organization. Read More »

Honeywell and NASA Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Collaboration with FMA Live!

Honeywell and NASA are celebrating 10 years of collaboration with FMA Live! Forces in Motion a newly expanded, award-winning, hip-hop physics education program that inspires middle school students to learn and enjoy math and science in a compelling, fun and memorable way. Read More »

Educators Worldwide Participate in Discovery Education's Future@Now

Discovery Education hosted the second annual Future@Now: Roadmap to the Digital Transition. The forum focused on one of the most critical issues in education today - implementing effective, district-level digital transitions that prepare students for citizenship, college, and careers, Read More »

Google and Discovery Education Give Students an Inside Look at Google Doodles

As part of the seventh annual Doodle 4 Google competition, Discovery Education and Google are taking students from across the U.S. behind the scenes to meet the team of artists who create Google's doodles. The virtual field trip will give students a first-hand look at how a doodle comes to life including the brainstorming, design tools and science behind the process. Read More »