Archives for April 9, 2009

  1. Duncan Spells Out Preferred Uses of Stimulus Aid

    Link to the article online: http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/04/07/29stim-spend.h28.html?tkn=U[NFMHGxyOILHfMsSLLBPkiVE%2BIqLoz5jGqNBy Michele McNeil After delivering a stern warning that states and school districts must use their federal stimulus money smartly or risk losing billions more, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and his staff are starting to spell out exactly what they mean by “smartly.”Career coaches for graduating special education […]

  2. April 15

    Image via Wikipedia Most adults would immediately recognize the significance of April 15 – Tax Day, but many of our students have little concept of its importance. Luckily, teachers can tap the media library in DE streaming for content to help their students understand what taxes are, how they are assessed and collected, and how […]