New Teacher Training for Schools in High Poverty Areas

A three year $10 million grant to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville by the Walton Family Foundation is funding new teacher training for schools in high poverty areas. Between 150-200 teachers will receive training through the new Arkansas Academy of Educational...

How Schools Can Make Tech Education a Priority

Districts are paying close attention to how schools can make tech education a priority.  According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, coding is just as important as a second language and should be required in school. Eighth graders at Paducah Middle School in Kentucky are...

How Schools are Preparing the Future Workforce

In South Carolina, there is increased interest in how schools are preparing the future workforce. There is an influx of industry coming to the state, so industry has a vested interest in making sure that a prepared work force is available. “Now is the time for career...