Tag archives for edweek

  1. Teachers, Social Networks, and the DEN

    Last week, an interesting article about educators and social networks appeared in Education Week. The article mentions¬†“A Survey of K-12 Educators on Social Networking, Online Communities, and Web 2.0 Tools 2012” that was conducted and analyzed by MMS Education, a marketing company based in Newtown, Pa., and sponsored by edWeb, a professional social network for […]

  2. Using Data to Improve Achievement (EdWeek Webinar)

    Hi all! EdWeek is having a free webinar on Using Data to Improve Achievement. This event is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 1, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern time. This will be an in-depth discussion of why data are helpful, how best to collect it, and use it to help support achievement. Follow this link […]

  3. Scores for Students with Disabilities Show Improvement

    Greetings, Blogosphere! Before becoming Your Friendly Assessment Nerd, I taught special education for 8 years in South Carolina. So, in addition to an interest in assessment and technology, kids with disabilities are near and dear to my heart. Today, Education Week shared this article about the results of a new study.¬† The study showed that […]