January 2013 Table of Contents
SchoolCIO: Going Digital
By Ellen Ullman
Regardless of where the concept originates, a lot of districts are
“just saying no” to textbooks and creating a digital curriculum.
Not sure where to start? As always, we turn to our experts: the
districts that are already on board with this new digital reality.
Here are their insights.
SchoolCIO: Back Office Business
T&L and CIO Advisors share their 2013 predictions for the
hottest hardware, software, and edtech initiatives.
Common Core Standards : There’s an App for That
The Common Core standards have been adopted by 45 states,
opening the door for far more questions than answers. This
special supplement includes expert opinions and a guide to
the latest tools and apps available to help educators navigate
the murky road to adopting this new teaching and learning
Shifts and Issues Associated With The Common Core
With Common Core and NCLB, Are We Missing the Point?
New Tools for the Common Core
There’s an App for That
Paved With Good Intentions
Five Things to Consider Before Implementing Embedded Assessment Technology for Reading
Common Core Ain’t Cheap
T&L’s round-up of the latest tools for schools.
DEPARTMENTS & COLUMNS
Editor’s Note – The Best is Yet to Come
News & Trends
• Top 10 Online Stories
• BLOG BITS
• TOP TWEETS
• Do You Facebook Friend Students?
• New National School/ District Locator
• How district policy for access to Web 2.0 tools is perceived
• Contests & Grants
• Education Department Announces Race to the Top Winners
• Tech Forum Highlights
• The Principal’s Office
• Top 100 Sites of 2012
• Common Core