How Teachers Can Leverage Online Courses

A learning management system or LMS is a software-based platform that provides the infrastructure, framework and tools needed for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of online educational courses or training programs. Simply put, a...

Online Math Textbooks

Algebra and geometry are being taught as real-world skills for the 21st century, as they are now presented through online math textbooks. The Wichita district has adopted an online textbook this fall which middle and high school students will access through...

Flipped Classrooms Encourage Creative Teaching

Throughout the nation, teachers and students are finding that flipped classrooms encourage creative teaching. Teachers find that they can connect students to resources and use class time to explore ideas in depth.  Also, students enjoy the flexibility of having...

Virtual Learning for a Flexible School Calendar

The recent interruption in school attendance caused by bad weather across the nation has caused some schools to urge state education departments to consider virtual learning for a flexible school calendar.  Several factors must be considered, including the...