For a long time tablet devices, like the iPad, have been luxury toys for consumers. Apparently that notion is beginning to slowly change this year. Apple held its quarterly earnings report, and while much of the conference call focused on finances, there were some interesting bites of information for the education world! Read more
If you are a classroom teacher you have heard about Race to the Top for several years. In fact, some states were chosen to split the $4 billion prize, but they aren’t making much progress. There is an annual spending report that has been put up by the US government. The posting claims that there is “no one path to reform.” While many teachers are not lucky enough to be in the states receiving the grants, we all realize that the pressure in these states is tremendous. Being in those schools has to be stressful!