Author Archives: Sasha Thomas

Four districts earn top ratings

The 2017-2018 report cards, now available, include ratings for districts' educational and financial health. School designations are based on 10 …

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Letter: Newman's letters educational, entertaining

Why does Patrick Newman of Chico, a make-believe writer, rub a lot of folks the wrong way? I find him to be an interesting fellow. I usually have to break out my dictionary while reading one of his letters to the editor. Free press can be entertaining as well as educational. Give ol’ Patrick a […]

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The Wayne K. and Anita Woolfolk Hoy Endowed Professorship of Education in Educational …

The Wayne K. and Anita Woolfolk Hoy Endowed Professorship of Education in Educational Leadership Position Available: The Wayne K. and Anita Woolfolk Hoy Endowed Professorship of Education in Educational Leadership. We are seeking an experienced scholar whose credentials will be commensurate with appointment at the full professor level. We are particularly interested in recruiting a […]

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Some Excellent Educational YouTube Channels for Teachers

YouTube is absolutely one of the best sources of educational videos out there. It hosts tons of video content some of which is tailored specifically for the educational community. There is now a growing number of YouTube channels created by teachers and educators where you can find teaching materials to use in your class. over […]

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Lego Story Maker- A Great Digital Storytelling App for kids

Lego Friends Story Maker is a good app that kids (ages 6+) can use to unleash their creativity through digital storytelling activities that involve the creation, writing, and publishing of visually appealing multimedia stories. This free app has a kids-friendly interface and provides a set of easy tools such as drag and drop, stickers, text, emoticons, […]

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Lebo is new executive director of Board of Educational Examiners

Friday, June 17, 2016 2:47 PM Gov. Terry Branstad has appointed Ann Lebo of Grundy Center as the executive director of the Board of Educational Examiners. Lebo replaces Duane Magee, who recently resigned to become superintendent for the Norwalk Community School District. Lebo will begin the job July 1. She currently is the secondary principal […]

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Here Is A Very Good Tool for Adding Annotations and Comments to Videos

June 7, 2016VideoAnt is a good tool for adding annotations and comments to web-hosted videos. It supports annotation of different video files as well as YouTube videos. VideoAnt has its own specific terminology: for example, Ants refer to VideoAnt annotated videos and Ant Farm is your account dashboard. To be able to save and access […]

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Professor of Educational Research

Institution: Location: Irvine, CA Category: Faculty – Education – Edu. Admin and Leadership (study of) Posted: 04/28/2016 (Reposted Job: Initially posted on 02/22/2016) Application Due: Open Until Filled Type: Full Time Professor of Educational Research, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership Program Concordia University Irvine seeks applicants for a full-time (12 month) faculty position in […]

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Teacher Education for Changing Suburbs

Topics in teacher education and professional development for educators who work with linguistically and culturally diverse student populations.

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General Administrator needed for busy educational services office in W

General Administrator needed for busy educational services office in Westwood. Duties include, but are not limited to: Administrative duties: phone, fax, receptionist, office supply ordering, office mail and other tasks as needed. Test Center duties: test registration, test monitoring and proctoring, test result assistance. Correspondence and communication: via email, documents and social media; able to […]

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China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Stock gains on soaring profit

HONG KONG — International school operator China Maple Leaf Educational Systems continued a strong climb here Friday, lifted by glittering fiscal 2015 earnings on growing demand for a global education.      The shares soared 10% to 3.23 Hong Kong dollars (42 cents) in the afternoon before closing up 1.7% at HK$2.99. Earnings released midday for […]

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United Way Offers Free Educational Seminar for Caregivers

Caregivers can learn effective listening skills to help improve caregiving relationships United Way of Northern New Jersey Caregivers Coalition invites area unpaid caregivers to attend a free dinner seminar on Tuesday, September 22 to learn effective listening skills that can have a positive impact on caregiving relationships. The Munch & Learn educational presentation will be […]

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Another Great Pic Collage App for Digital Storytelling

August 25, 2015Similar to Pic Collage app we reviewed a few weeks ago, Layapp Pro is another wonderful iPad app that allows users to design beautiful photo collages and turn them into exciting stories. This is a very good app for students to use for digital storytelling. Layapp Pro is free today and only for […]

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Educational Technician III (One year only)

Job Categories: Instructional Support > Educational Technology Student Services > Educational Technology Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / …

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