October 2011 Table of Contents
SchoolCIO: eMail Trouble
Managing the online communications structure for a school district is hard. Managing your own personal email inbox? Probably harder. This article presents specific tips for keeping that inbox under control.
Hit the books: Superintendents go back to school to sharpen tech savvy
Patrick Higgins discusses how he uses his social network for professional development.
Top 20 Social Networks for Education
Back-office business: How Schools Get PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Done
PRODUCTSPut to the Test: T&L editors take some new products for a test drive. TI-Nspire CX Handheld OmniPage Professional 18 Lion, OS X 10.7 Fantastic Flying Books of Morris Lessmore McGraw-Hill Spark!
Why Go Virtual?
In talking with network managers at schools across the country, one thing is clear: Virtualized networks are the way to go. Here are the biggest benefits.
October 2011 What’s New
Air Display app • Bookstream • WriteExperience • CINCH Learning • Cogmed Working Memory Training • Discovery Educationstreaming • Faronics Insight 7.6 • HP new portfolio of All-in-One PC products • Inkling Version 2.0 • and more
DEPARTMENTS & COLUMNS
It’s in the Eating!
News & Trends
• Next Big Thing: Califone’s iPod Wireless Portable PA System
• Top 10 Web Stories
• Top Tweets
• Blog Bits
• Sites We Like
• Survey: K-12 Experience Key to STEM Learning
• Wireless Lab Sweepstakes Winners Announced
• Contest and Grant News
• 8 Ways to Reduce Special Education Costs
They Said It: What I Miss from Paper and What I Want from Ebooks