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Classroom 2.0: Why Florida Schools Are Going Digital

Classroom 2.0: Why Florida Schools Are Going Digital | Educated Society | Scoop.it
Schools across the country are contemplating a technology overhaul to meet new, tougher education standards adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia, known as Common Core. Those standards take effect in the fall of 2014.
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Writing bills, finding funds: Bush's foundation at work - Chicago Tribune

C-SPANWriting bills, finding funds: Bush's foundation at workChicago Tribune(Reuters) - Soon after leaving office in 2007, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush launched the Foundation for Excellence in Education to "ignite a movement of reform, state ...
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What's missing from STEM education | SmartPlanet

What's missing from STEM education | SmartPlanet | Educated Society | Scoop.it
Worth quoting: STEM education needs another 'E' in the acronym — entrepreneurship.
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Watkins: Public education's big challenge: Innovate or die - The Detroit News

Watkins: Public education's big challenge: Innovate or die - The Detroit News | Educated Society | Scoop.it
MLive.comWatkins: Public education's big challenge: Innovate or dieThe Detroit NewsEAA chancellor John Covington and his teamare currently transforming 15 formerly chaotic, underperforming Detroit schools into orderly buildings, where students are...
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Unlocking Academic Potential of Students of Color Key to Future of American Economy, New Alliance Report Finds | Alliance for Excellent Education

Unlocking Academic Potential of Students of Color Key to Future of American Economy, New Alliance Report Finds | Alliance for Excellent Education | Educated Society | Scoop.it
RT @All4Ed: Report: Ensuring students of color receive a quality education can secure the US’s future economic growth & prosperity: http://t.co/r0fA15hP...
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McGraw-Hill to Sell Education Business to Apollo for $2.5 Billion - Businessweek

McGraw-Hill to Sell Education Business to Apollo for $2.5 Billion - Businessweek | Educated Society | Scoop.it
BloombergMcGraw-Hill to Sell Education Business to Apollo for $2.5 BillionBusinessweek26, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE:Â MHP) ("the Company") today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its McGraw-Hill...
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