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Teachers, Social Networks, and the DEN

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

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

The Role of International Tests in U.S. Education (Online Chat)

Greetings, Blogosphere! Just a quick note from your friendly assessment nerd, Porter… Education Week is doing an online chat this afternoon (Thursday, April 23, 2-3 p.m. Eastern time) on the proper role of international tests in shaping U.S. education policy. Follow this link for more information: http://www.edweek.org/ew/events/chats/2009/04/23/index.html#chat