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Speak Up 2016: Introduction &Tips Webinar

Webinar Thursday, October 6, 2016 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am PT Julie Evans (and some special guests) held an introductory Speak Up webinar on September 27th at 3pm ET / noon PT. The session was for anyone new to … Continue reading

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Administration Honors Schools, Districts and Postsecondary Institutions for Sustainable Facilities, Health, and Learning Practices

White House Council on Environmental Quality Managing Director Christy Goldfuss and NOAA Director of Education Louisa Koch joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan yesterday to congratulate the 2015 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary … Continue reading

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Smarter Balanced Practice Tests Updated

SMARTER BALANCED PRACTICE TESTS HAVE NEW FEATURES The Smarter Balanced Practice Tests were released in the spring of 2013 to help students and teachers understand the format of the Smarter Balanced test as well as the tools and resources that … Continue reading

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Upcoming Public Notice on E-rate Modernization

Updates on E-rate modernization from Doug Levin, the executive director of the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) on the forthcoming Public Notice that will be issued from the Wireline Bureau of the FCC re: E-rate modernization. 1.  Expect that … Continue reading

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F.C.C. Says It Will Double Spending on High-Speed Internet in Schools and Libraries

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission will double the amount of money it devotes to adding high-speed Internet connections in schools and libraries over the next two years, in an effort to meet President Obama’s promise to provide broadband service … Continue reading

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Seeking Delegate Applications for the National Youth Science Camp

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS SOUGHT FOR NATIONAL YOUTH SCIENCE CAMP® HONORS  Concord – Applications to represent New Hampshire at the 2014 National Youth Science Camp (NYSC) are open.  Two high school seniors from New Hampshire will receive a full scholarship to … Continue reading

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