Archives for July 30, 2009

  1. Common State Standards Draft Released

    Greetings Blogosphere! Did you know that the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) have joined, along with a number of other agencies to initiate a state-led process of developing (and adopting) a common core of state standards? Forty-six states plus the DC, Puerto […]

  2. WI Educator Heads to China

    Verona, Wisconsin educator and students prepare for a “trip of a lifetime” to China. Star Discovery Education member Rita A. Mortenson, from Verona, Wisconsin was selected as one of three teachers in the United States to participate in the China Discovery Student Adventures Pilot in 2009. Rita, a technology coordinator at Verona Area High School, […]